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WBO and YP SIG Present: Launch Your Start-up - An Entrepreneur Development Seminar

  • 28 February 2019
  • 18:00 - 21:00
  • American University Center for Innovation

Join the WIT Women Business Owners Special Interest Group (WBO SIG), and Young Professionals for an evening of designing your start-up idea and entrepreneurial networking. During this interactive and dynamic seminar, you will be guided through the A, B, C’s of how to launch your start-up idea. As an important piece of your entrepreneurial journey, you will identify your value proposition, leverage your network to create your (MVP) minimal Viable Product and walk away with a strategy for launch.

This session will provide a jump start on putting clarity around your vision and goals through an interactive Q & A with leaders in the field of start-ups at the esteemed American University’s Center for Innovation, a start-up incubator. Each attendee will leave the session with a plan of action for their emerging idea.

You will have a one-on-one opportunity with Tina Gantz, CEO and founder of Global Franchise Associates, Robin McDougal, CEO e-GLAM, Inc, Siri Terjesen, PhD and Director of AU Center for Innovation and Swathi Young, Founder of TechNotch Solutions. 


The seminar includes dinner, networking, featured panelist, and working sessions.

The sessions are designed to be interactive and educational with take-away action items for next steps. This seminar will follow the agenda outline below:

  • 6:00-6:30pm Registration & Networking
  • 6:30-7:30pm Welcome & Introductions-Panel & Speakers
  • 7:30-8:30pm 2 Break-out: Participant Sharing & Learning
  • 8:30-9:00pm Wrap-up / Q&A

Registration Fees
WIT Member - $25
Non-Member - $35

Students - Free with School ID

At the door - $45

Information and Registration: https://wit.memberclicks.net/index.php?option=com_jevents&task=icalrepeat.detail&evid=413&Itemid=135&year=2019&month=02&day=28&title=launch-your-start-up-an-entrepreneur-development-seminar&uid=784ab6577e13d2aa16224c3f2c0fc9ab&catids=30

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