Global Entrepreneurship Week
November 17, 2008
Activities range from an entrepreneurship fair and open classes on a variety of entrepreneurship topics, to a panel discussion featuring recent School of Business graduates who are entrepreneurs. See below for the complete schedule of events including events organized by the School of Business. The events are open to all UM students and alumni. For more information, please contact Phil Needles, management lecturer, or Marc Junkunc, assistant professor of management. For more information on the events listed below, visit The Launch Pad.
|Monday, November 17|
| 10:15-12:15 a.m.
||Open Class: Growth Entrepreneurship and IPOs||Dr. Marc Junkunc and Mr. Ruy Chaves||SBA-SB208|
|12:15 - 1:00 p.m.||Opening Ceremonies||Larry Rosen||UC Patio|
|1:00 - 5:00 p.m.||Entrepreneurship Fair||UC Lower Lounge|
|1:30 - 2:15 p.m.||Entrepreneurial Architects||William Lai and Rafael Tavares||School of Architecture|
|2:00 - 3:00 p.m.||Roundtable on Entrepreneurship||Ruy Chaves and Dr. Marc Junkunc||SBA Dean's Conf Room|
| 3:30 - 5:30 p.m.
||Open Class: Growth Entrepreneurship and IPOs||Ruy Chaves and Dr. Marc Junkunc
||SBA - SB208|
|6:30 - 8:30 p.m.||Networking: Six Degrees to Success||Moderator: Lorenzo Lebrija||Storer Auditorium, SBA|
|Tuesday, November 18|
|8:30 - 10:30 a.m.||Entrepreneurial Opportunities in Life Sciences||Dr. Norma Kenyon, Vice Provost Bart Chernow, Dr. Edkhard Podack,||Storer Auditorium, SBA|
|Dr. Vance Lemmon|
|10:30 - 11:30 a.m.||Entrepreneurs from Arts & Sciences||Matt Rosenberg and Sheila DeLemos||Toppel Library|
|12:30 - 2:00 p.m.||Lawyers as Entrepreneurs: What Silicon Valley is Really Like||Kimberlie Cerrone||Law School Lounge|
| 2:00 - 3:15 p.m.
||Open Class: Investor Interest/Deal Negotiation Meeting Simulations
||Jeff Sass and Phil Needles
|6:00 - 8:00 p.m.||School of Business Young Alumni||Storer Auditorium, SBA|
|Wednesday, November 19|
| 10:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m.
||Open Class: Business Planning, Development and Internet Marketing
||Dr. Marc Junkunc and David Clarke
||SBA - SB208|
|12:00 - 2:00 p.m.||Overcoming Hurdles: Women in Entrepreneurship||Barbara K. Boxer, Annette Taddeo, Kimberlie Cerrone||H100, BankUnited|
|2:00 - 3:00 p.m.||Global Entrepreneurship Outlook||David Bohigian||Toppel Library|
|2:00 - 3:00 p.m.||Roundtable on Entrepreneurship||David Clarke and Dr. Marc Junkunc||SBA Dean's Conf Room|
|3:30 - 5:30 p.m.
||Open Class: Business Planning, Development and Internet Marketing||Dr. Marc Junkunc and David Clarke||SBA - SB208|
|4:00 - 5:00 p.m.||Success Story: Hangers.com||Devon Rifkin||TBA|
|Thursday, November 20|
|11:00 - 12:15 p.m.||Inventing Our Future: Entrepreneurship and the Florida Economy||Manny Mencia||Toppel Library|
|2:00 - 3:15 p.m.||Open Class: Investor Interest/Deal Negotiation Meeting Simulations||Phil Needles and Jeff Sass
|5:00 - 6:30 p.m.||So You Wanna Be in Pictures||Dean Sam Grogg and others||School of Communication|
|6:30 - 8:30 p.m.||Entrepreneur and Inventor BBQ||Alberto Perlman||UC Patio|
| 6:30-9:00 p.m.
||Open Class: Investor Interest/Deal Negotiation Meeting Simulations||Phil Needles and Jeff Sass|| SBA - SB302
|Friday, November 21
|10:30 - 11:30 a.m.||From Idea to Enterprise||Moderator: John Pittaluga||Toppel Library|
|12:00 - 1:00 p.m.||Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship||Paula Ellis and Trabian Shorters||Toppel Library|
|Open Classes at the School of Business Administration|
|M - 10:15 - 12:15 p.m.||Entrepreneurship and IPOs||Ruy Chaves||SBA - SB 208|
|M - 3:30 - 5:30 p.m.||Entrepreneurship and IPOs||Ruy Chaves||SBA - SB 208|
|T - 2:00 - 3:15 p.m.||Deal Negotiation Simulations||Jeff Sass||SBA - GB 531|
|W - 10:15 - 12:15 p.m.||Business Plan Development||David Clarke||SBA - SB 208|
|W - 3:30 - 5:30 p.m.||Business Plan Development||David Clarke||SBA - SB 208|
|R - 2:00 - 3:15 p.m.||Deal Negotiation Simulations||Jeff Sass||SBA - GB 531|
|R - 6:30 - 9:00 p.m.||Deal Negotiation Simulations||Jeff Sass||SBA - SB 302|