GLOBAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP WEEK (GEW) - 2018


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MONDAY, NOVEMBER 12TH

TOURS OF INNOVATION POINTE
All Day Event (318 Main Street)


SCORE GOOGLE TOUR
Succeeding in a Micro Moments World (Event Link - RSVP)
8:00 AM – 10:30 AM @ Innovation Pointe (Media Suite)


LUNCH & LEARN (Event Link + RSVP)
Edwin Cahill: Entrepreneurial Growth – 8 Pieces of the Business Pie
12:00 PM – 1:30 PM @ Innovation Pointe (Media Suite)


BIZCOM Finalists Speak
The Art of the Pitch (Event Link + RSVP)
4:30 PM – 6:30 PM at Innovation Pointe (Media Suite)

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 13TH

FREE COWORKING DAY (Event Link + RSVP)
8:00 AM – 4:00 PM at Cowork Evansville


COMMON GROUNDS - COFFEE EVENT (Link + RSVP)
Speakers: Coworking - Sam Stevens
Innovate WithIN - Candy Dodd
7:30 AM – 9:00 AM at Cowork Evansville

CANCELLED - NOT ENOUGH SIGN-UPS - Will reschedule!

INTRO TO COLLABORATIVE ROBOTS - Workshop (Event Link + RSVP)
"The Cobots are Coming!" by Purdue Manufacturing Extension Partnership and Allied Automation
8:30 AM – 12:00 PM at Innovation Pointe (Media Suite)

LUNCH & LEARN (Event Link + RSVP)
Jim Spath: Work/Life Balance
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM at Innovation Pointe (Executive Dining Room)

CANCELLED - NOT ENOUGH SIGN-UPS - Will reschedule!

COLLABORATIVE ROBOTS TECH DEMO (Event Link + RSVP)
"Meet your New Coworker, I mean Cobot" by Purdue Manufacturing Extension Partnership and Allied Automation
12:00 PM – 3:00 PM at Innovation Pointe (Media Suite)

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 14TH

LUNCH & LEARN: How to Build or Re-Invest in your Company's Brand: the Legal & Marketing Aspects
(Event Link + RSVP) Speakers:
Registered Patent Attorney - Rick Martin
Principal Marketing Strategist- Alissa Fricke
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM at Innovation Pointe (Media Suite)


BUSINESS GROWTH CHALLENGES
A seminar targeted towards small business owners and C Suite members addressing common hurdles that growing businesses face, informing about potentially unexpected hurdles, and providing insights and tips to help overcome them. Q&A to follow.
1:00 PM – 3:00 PM at Innovation Pointe (Media Suite)
(RSVP + Event Link) Speakers:

  • Lasting Order - Amy Payne
  • Time Salvation - Trish Lee
  • Nexus Growth Coaching - Clint Tepe
  • JC Michaelson Consulting - Jill Marshall & April Nelson
  • uVest Advisory Group - Erik Goodge


LAUNCHING YOUR BUSINESS WORKSHOP
(RSVP + Event Link) Southwest Indiana Chamber
3:00 PM – 5:00 PM at Innovation Pointe (Suite 401)


SCORE GOOGLE TOUR (RSVP + Event Link)
Sharing Your Story Through Online Video
4:00 PM – 6:30 PM at Innovation Pointe (Media Suite)

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 15TH

FAMILY BUSINESS ALLIANCE: Don't Go with Your Gut!
Effective methods for hiring and retaining the best talent.
@Evansville County Club - 3810 Stringtown Road
Speaker: Lisë Stewart | Director, Closely
Held & Family Owned Business Services
8:00 AM – 11:00 AM at Evansville Country Club


SHE STARTED IT: A Documentary on Women Tech Founders
Displayed on screen in Cowork Space (RSVP + Link)
3:30 PM – 4:30 PM  at Innovation Pointe (Cowork Evansville)
Disruptive (Local!) Women Panel – following the screening
A panel of local women dominating the tech industry in our community
4:30 PM – 5:00 PM at Innovation Pointe (Cowork Evansville)

INNOVATION STARTUPS & THE INVESTORS WHO FUND THEM – Panel (Event Link + RSVP)

  • Heliponix - Scott Massey
  • Quarion Technologies - Aric Pryor
  • Curvo Labs - Andy Perry
  • Motivating Systems - Pat Heck
  • eLuxury - Paul Saunders
  • Elevate Ventures - Eric Steele
  • Purdue Ventures - John Hanak
  • 50 South Capital - Next Level Indiana Fund - Aaron Gillum

5:30 PM – 8:30 PM at Innovation Pointe (Cowork Evansville)

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 16TH

LOCAL FUNDING OPTIONS for your Business Start-up or Expansion (Event Link + RSVP)
TO REGISTER, please contact Karina Hampton, khampton@ISBDC.org or call 812-425-7232
Join the Southwest Indiana SBDC for coffee and donuts as we ask a panel of experts to answer the question, “What are the local funding options for my business start-up or expansion?”
Speakers:

  • Lindsay Botsch, German American Bank
  • Eric Armacost, SBA
  • Amanda Schmitt, Vectren
  • Kelley Coures, Department of Metropolitan Development
  • Doug Claybourn, Southwest Indiana SBDC

7:30 PM – 9:00 AM at Innovation Pointe (Cowork Evansville)
Experts will hang around after the session for one-on-one conversations. Please take advantage of this time to ask questions about your financing needs.

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 17TH

DESIGN THINKING WORKSHOP & HACKATHON for Making Evansville More Fun & Exciting (Event Link + RSVP)
Come learn cutting-edge innovation techniques and apply them to the theme of “Making Evansville More Exciting.” No cost, all ages encouraged to attend!
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM at Schroeder School of Business
Administration, Room 172, University of Evansville campus


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