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Designing For Change: Women In Entrepreneurship

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1789 Venture Lab

173E East Franklin Street

Chapel Hill, NC 27514

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Join the Eship Center and Innovate Carolina pm October 24th at 5:30 PM over a quick bite at 1789 Venture Lab for a design thinking workshop targeting the issues women face in entrepeneurship and the workplace, complete with a panel of 6 young UNC alumnae who will share thier personal stories and experiences as females in entrepreneurship:

Chelsea Eshraghi, Director @ Carolina Angel Network

Ronit Freeman, Associate Professor @ UNC Chapel Hill

Sopie Lopez, Founder @Kaleido

Niki Shamdasani, Co-Founder @ Sani

Amy Linnane, Assistant Director @ Launch Chapel Hill

Shannon Rentner, Director of Marketing @ Smashing Boxes

The first half of the workshop will focus on dicussing issues women face in eship with the alumnae panel. The panel will be introduced by Judith Cone, Vice Chancellor for Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Economic Development, and moderated by Vickie Gibbs, Executive Director of UNC's Entrepreneurship Center.

The second half of the workshop will focus on puttnig our brains together to solve these issues with a design thinking workshop lead by Melissa Carrier, Director of Social Innovation, and Liz Chen, Founder of Real Talk.

Food will be provided by a female owned venture!

*This event welcomes women, men and people of all gender identities

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