Proposed 2017 SEEC Schedule

Southeastern Entrepreneurship Conference Schedule

March 3rd and 4th, 2017

Friday, March 03, 2017

8:00am-9:00am

8:30am-9:00am

Registration and Breakfast

 

EPB Student Pitch Participant Info Session (Mandatory)

UC Auditorium Lobby

 

Ocoee Room

9:00am-9:45am

Welcome: Dr. Beverly Brockman

Opening Remarks: Dr. Robert Dooley

Morning Keynote, Shelley Prevost-Torch

UC Auditorium

 

10:00am-10:45am

 

 

 

Breakout Session I

1A) “Social Entrepreneurship Panel: Beyond Profit” with Lisa Flint, Marco Perez, Dr. Philip Roundy, Abby Garrison

1B) “Digital Marketing” with Ryan Russell 

EPB Student Pitch Competition- Round One, Group A

 

Faculty Hospitality Center Open

 

Raccoon Mountain Room

 

 

Chattanooga Room A

 

Ocoee Room

 

 

Heritage Room

11:00am-11:45am

 

 

 

Breakout Session II

2A) “Venture Funding Panel: Disrobing Venture Funding” with Cory Allison, David Belitz, Sheldon Grizzle, Stefanie Crowe

2B) “Avoiding Start-Up Mistakes” with Matt Jannerbo

EPB Student Pitch Competition- Round One, Group B

2C) Faculty Development Panel, "The University's Role in the Entrepreneurial Ecosystem" with Robert Grajewski, Michael Bradshaw, Dr. Beverly Brockman

 

 

Raccoon Mountain Room 

 

 

Chattanooga Room A

 

 

Ocoee Room

 

 

Heritage Room

 

 

 

 

12:00pm-1:45pm

 

 

1:45pm-4:00pm

 

 

Lunch & Keynote

Danny Mastronardo- Nardo's Natural

 

Optional Tour of the Business Development Center

(Required Advance Registration)

 

Chattanooga Rooms A-B-C

 

 

Meet Shuttle at UC Lansing Court

 

2:00pm-2:45pm

 

 

 

 

Breakout Session III

3A) “Tech Entrepreneurship” with Greg Compton & George Yu

3B) “Why Happiness is the Key to Start-Up Success” with Will Harper

EPB Student Pitch Competition Round 1, Group C

Faculty Hospitality Center Open

 

 

Raccoon Mountain Room

 

Chattanooga Room A

 

Ocoee Room 

 

Heritage Room

 

3:00pm-3:45pm

 

 

 

Breakout Session IV

4A) “Starting a Business in College: Panel” with Daniel Taylor, Andrew Byrum, D'Anna Farrar

4B) “CoStarters Workshop: Make Your Ideas Happen” with Rebekah Marr

Faculty Hospitality Center Open

 

Raccoon Mountain Room

 

 

Chattanooga Room A

 

Heritage Room

4:00pm-5:30pm

EPB Student Pitch Competition Semi-Finals: MC by AJ Davis

UC Auditorium

5:30pm-7:30pm

Networking & Social (EPB Student Pitch Finalists Announced)

UTC Library, 4th Floor

Saturday, March 04, 2017

8:00am-9:00am

Registration & Breakfast

Edney Innovation Center

9:00am-10:00am

Morning Keynote, "Innovation Can Happen Anywhere" Cameron Doody-Bellhops

 

10:00am-11:45am

EPB Student Pitch Competition Finals (EPB Student Pitch Winners Announced by MC, AJ Davis)

 

11:45am-12:00pm

Closing Remarks/Announce Winners