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NFTE New England's 2018 Youth Entrepreneurship Summit

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Babson College

231 Forest Street

Wellesley, MA 02457

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NFTE New England’s Youth Entrepreneurship Summit (YES) is the region’s largest entrepreneurship conference targeting students ages 14-18. The YES brings together hundreds of NFTE students to Babson College to learn from experts in entrepreneurship and workforce readiness.

This year, the YES will offer the opportunity for students to select a focus track. The two tracks available to choose from are the Entrepreneurship track, and the Career Readiness track. Each track will run a Panelist Session and an coaching Session.

  • Panelist sessions will be moderated, and highlight 3-4 experts in the content area

  • Coaching sessions will pair students with mentors from the community to help them with business ideas and career readiness skills

Agenda for the day:

8:30-9:00 – Breakfast
9:00-9:15 – Opening Remarks
9:15-9:30 – Alumni Keynote - Olivia Nguyen, Fiyabomb
9:30-10:00 – Student Pitch Competition

10:00-11:00 - Special Guest Meet & Greet and Informational Session

10:15-11:15 – Session 1 for Entrepreneurship and Career tracks*
11:20-12:20 – Session 2 for Entrepreneurship and Career tracks*
12:25-12:45 – Closing Remarks
12:45 - Lunch and Dismissal

*various sessions based on the track selected

For more information or if you would like to volunteer or sponsor the event please contact Jennifer Green, Regional Director (jenniferg@nfte.com)

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Babson College

231 Forest Street

Wellesley, MA 02457

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