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Discovering Entrepreneurship with GSU Clarkston

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Friday, February 24, 2017 9:00 AM
555 N Indian Creek Dr Clarkston, GA 30021


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Join FEE and The Institute for Humane Studies at Georgia State University, Clarkston Campus, for our free, 1-day event in Clarkston, GA as we explore the power of entrepreneurship.

Entrepreneurship is ultimately the driving force towards a better future for all of us. Yet, it's often neglected in the social sciences, and even in economics. Whether you currently have a business, are considering starting one, or just seeking to develop a deeper understanding of entrepreneurship, this event is for you!

Students will have the opportunity to learn from entrepreneurs, exchange ideas with diverse business leaders, make life-long connections with like-minded peers, and hopefully gain new inspiration in the process.

This event is designed for college students, but all are welcome. It's also free for all registrants and lunch will be provided. Register today!



08:30 AM - 09:00 AM

Registration (Library Auditorium, room JCLRC 1100)

09:00 AM - 09:15 AM

Opening Remarks

09:15 AM - 10:00 AM

Trading Game Activity

10:10 AM - 11:00 AM

The Civic Virtue of Profit (Ross Emmett)

11:10 AM - 12:00 PM

Essential African-American Entrepreneurs and Innovators (Kathaleena Monds)

12:00 PM - 01:00 PM

Lunch (Student Center Dining Hall)

01:00 PM - 01:50 PM

Interactive Entrepreneurship Panel (Brian Goebel, Erica Gomez, Joey Womack, and Rich Thompson)

02:00 PM - 02:50 PM

Walls, Barriers, and Regulations: Society’s Obstacles to Entrepreneurship (and What We Can Do About Them) (Ross Emmett)

02:50 PM - 03:00 PM

Closing Remarks

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Clarkston, GA

Georgia State University Perimeter College - Clarkston Campus
Library Auditorium (JCLRC 1100)
555 N Indian Creek Dr
Clarkston, GA 30021

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