The Innovation & Entrepreneurship Initiative is teaming up with 3 Day Startup on Friday September, 29th – Sunday, October 1st. This is the 3rd year Davidson College I&E will host 3DS, founded by Cam Houser, Class of ‘00, to activate the entrepreneurial spirit in students. However, this year we’re changing it up! For the first time, we are opening up the 3DS Davidson program to recent alums + Charlotte area university students AND hosting 3 Day Startup in The Hub @ Davidson!
Are you a young entrepreneur just getting your feet wet?
Then this list is for you.
We’ve compiled a list of resources that Davidson students often find valuable. Many of these resources are free or provided free-of-charge to students. Explore our directory and chat us if you’d like to suggest we add anything to the list!
Join Davidson College President Carol Quillen; Techstars Entrepreneur-in-Residence, Chris Heivly; Launch LKN; Enventys; and Davidson College’s Innovation and Entrepreneurship Initiative on the afternoon of March 22nd for Davidson’s annual pitch competition.
Watch as six alumni- and student-run startups compete for a shot to win $50,000. There will be refreshments, a talk from Chris Heivly, fierce competition, and networking. A happy hour will follow pitches. Although we ask that you register at 3:30 p.m., attendees can come and go as they’d like. Sign up below.
Our entrepreneurship spotlight for this episode is Wolfgang Christian, retired Professor of Physics at Davidson College. Wolfgang speaks on his entrepreneurial journey and offers insight on what entrepreneurs of today need to be successful.
Davidson College Business Bootcamps break down topics like business models, customer development, value propositions, basic legal issues, and other core skills/topics for starting a startup. During an optional follow-up, students form teams to create the materials for a startup (real or purely idea stage). Continue reading “Business Bootcamp”