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3 Day Startup Illinois Social Innovation

Event Type
entrepreneurship, social innovation
Gies College of Business, Founders, Illinois Social Innovation, Origin Ventures Academy for Entrepreneurial Leadership
Business Instructional Facility (BIF)
Feb 15, 2019 - Feb 17, 2019   4:00 pm  
Valeri Werpetinski
Originating Calendar
Illinois Entrepreneurship 2

3 Day Startup Illinois Social Innovation
Fri., Feb. 15 at 4pm -Sun., Feb. 17 at 6pm
Business Instructional Facility

Join us for a 3-day learning-by-doing workshop that teaches entrepreneurial skills that students can use to make a positive impact in the community! Sheffie Robinson from 3 Day Startup will be our facilitator (she is CEO of Touco Direct LLC, a serial entrepreneur with a career in software development for startups, an advocate for diversity and inclusion, and mentor to startups and potential founders).

  • 3 Day Startup is FREE and open to ALL majors and levels (undergrad and grad).

  • Deadline to apply online is February 1:

  • Learn what to expect at the 3DS Information Session:
    January 28 @ 6:30 p.m. (240 Wohlers Hall)

3 Day Startup ("3DS") is a 501(c)3 nonprofit based in Austin, Texas that delivers experiential entrepreneurship education programs to students around the world. Participants are set up for success by learning the entrepreneurial mindset over the course of a 3-day weekend. Over the past 10 years, 3DS has built capabilities in more than 13,000 students in 33 countries around the world at schools like Harvard, Stanford, and Oxford, which has resulted in hundreds of launched companies, 44 accelerator acceptances, and over $180 million raised from investors.

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