Entrepreneurship Summit No. 6
Wabash College’s Center for Innovation, Business & Entrepreneurship will present its Entrepreneurship Summit No. 6. The focus of this year’s Entrepreneurship Summit will be the emerging and established Technology industry in Indiana and surrounding states. The goal is to shine a spotlight on the work that is being done in the Midwest and to gather thought leaders and entrepreneurs to discuss developments and trends in Technology.
As part of the College’s continuing commitment to lead the way in identifying new and emerging areas of innovation and business across the state and region, Wabash will be the gathering place for these nationally recognized leaders in the field to discuss industry growth and opportunities at ES6.
Located in the center of some of the leading national and international research institutions, Wabash will host students from 12 leading Indiana colleges and universities. Break out session will cover topics integral to budding entrepreneurs including: creative process, technology, finance, start-ups and legal issues.
Admission will cover: Continental breakfast, snacks and Networking Lunch. Since we are talking entrepreneurs, dress is smart/business casual.
We are working on our list of speakers. Please check back for a full listing closer to the event date.
Come prepared to network, meet new collaborators and find new connections.
8:30 am - 9:00 am Registration & Breakfast
9:00 am - 10:00 am Welcome & Introductions - Wabash President, Gregory Hess
Welcome to City - Mayor Todd Barton
10:00 am - 10:50 am Break Out Session I
TOPIC A: From Idea to Star-up
TOPIC B: Unspoken Truths of Consumers
TOPIC C: Financing a Venture
11:00 am - 11:50 pm Break Out Session II
TOPIC A: Corporate. Innovation
TOPIC B: Legal Issues: IP & Trademark
TOPIC C: Apps
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Networking Luncheon
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Key Note Speaker
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm Panel Discussion
What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
Walking, Bicycle, Automobile or Unicycle are all options.
Crawfordsville is located 45-miles west of Indianapolis, 30-minutes south of Lafayette and 60-minutes north of Terre Haute. Here is a map to help you find the Wabash College campus: https://goo.gl/maps/cyht7ds4ESH2
Free & unrestricted parking is available on the Wabash Campus and surrounding residental streets. Please honor all posted parking signage. Summit guests are encourage to use the Fine Arts Center (building 18 on the campus map). There is a parking lot direclty to the south of the Fine Arts Center. Please see the Wabash Campus map: http://www.wabash.edu/admissions/docs/Admissions_Map.pdf
Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Please contact: Roland Morin
Director, Center for Innovation, Business & Entrepreneurship
Is my registration/ticket transferrable?
No. Well, maybe. But only within the same ticket classification.
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
Yes, you will need to bring a printed ticket or an electronic copy of your ticket on a mobile device.
There are a limited number of tickets for this event.
What is the refund policy?
Why do you ask? Are you planning to miss out? Yes, we will refund your registration fee in full, if requested by February 10, 2017 at 4:30 pm. Refunds will not be issued from February 12th onward.
The name on the registration/ticket doesn't match the attendee. Is that okay?
Sure, it is okay. We are glad you attended, even if you have a different name! We will be marking registrations based on the ticket number.