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All workshop sessions are being held VIRTUALLY. Eventbrite registration is still required to access the online resources.
Launch Me workshops are aimed to help students and alumni receive the training and skills they need to take their business idea to the next level. There are three sections for the workshop series, with topics including the Lean Canvas, Business Plan Development, and Business Pitch training. These skills are directly related to the competition. The competition requires a completed application and business plan submission, and chosen finalists are required to pitch to a panel of judges for an opportunity to receive a portion of, up to $30,000, in seed funding for their business. Certification of completion and CCR accreditation will be available to all participants who attend a minimum of 6 out of the 9 workshops.
All workshops are led by Kevin Smith, an entrepreneur, an expert in startups. These workshops will give you the tools and skills you need to enter and excel in the competition. All workshops will be offered online to allow North Campus Students to participate. Light refreshments will be provided.
Please note: Attendance to the Business Plan Development and Business Pitch workshops are mandatory to enter the competition. Applicants must either attend workshops in person or view the videos online (which will be available up to 2 weeks after the session) to be eligible to enter the competition.
Dates and Details of Launch Me Workshop Series
**You Are Registering for the Effective Pitch Workshops**
1) Lean Canvas Workshops (3 each) Click Here to Register
- Wednesday, October 7, 2020 at 3:00pm – 5:00pm
- Wednesday, October 14, 2020 at 3:00pm – 5:00pm
- Wednesday, October 21, 2020 at 3:00pm – 5:00pm
2) Business Plan Workshops (3 each) Click Here to Register
- Wednesday, November 18, 2020 from 3:00pm – 5:00pm
- Wednesday, November 25, 2020 from 3:00pm – 5:00pm
- Wednesday, December 2, 2020 from 3:00pm – 5:00pm
3) Effective Pitch Workshop sessions (3 each)
- Wednesday, Janurary 20, 2021 from 3:00pm – 5:00pm
- Wednesday, Janurary 27, 2021 from 3:00pm – 5:00pm
- Wednesday, Feburary 3, 2021 from 3:00pm – 5:00pm
Workshops Deatils: All workshops to be held virtually in the Fall semester (Winter Semester TBD).
In order to add this workshop to your co-curricular record, attendance for any six of the nine workshops is mandatory. Please ensure that you sign-in with a CfE representative.
**The CfE will begin accepting applications for the Launch Me Competition shortly. Please stay tuned.**