Entrepreneurial Education Conference
Tuesday, June 21, 2016
8:30 am – 3:30 pm
Ball State University, Fishers
12175 Visionary Way, Fishers
INNOVATE. INSPIRE. ENGAGE.
Teachers play a vital role in equipping young people with the entrepreneurial skills to become innovators that will fuel the economy of tomorrow. These skills include identifying problems, designing solutions, taking risks, and collaborating.
This interactive PGP-eligible conference will provide you with real-world strategies for nurturing student talent and incorporating entrepreneurial skillsets into your classroom curriculum.
Speakers will include experienced entrepreneurs, thought leaders and K-12 educators, such as:
Tim Scales, Director of the Center for Entrepreneurship, Indiana University East
Iris Hammel, Program Director of St. Joe CEO Program, co-founder of TeachMe3D.org and Connected Classroom, Program Developer and Lead Teacher of LIFE Charter School
Michael Goldsby, Chief Entrepreneurship Officer, Stoops Distinguished Professor of Entrepreneurship and Director Emeritus of the Entrepreneurship Center and Program, Ball State University
The final session will be a dynamic panel discussion of successful young entrepreneurs:
Zach Baker, High School Senior and CEO of PassWhiz
Brandon Boynton, High School Senior and CEO of Most Beastly Studios, LLC
Bradford Wolf, High School Senior and CEO of the Storybook Factory
Facilitated by Steve Guenin, Innovation Course Developer at Hamilton Southeastern High School Launch