To celebrate Global Entrepreneurship Week, Full Sail will host a series of informative panels in the Entertainment Business Auditorium related to entrepreneurship and launching a start-up. The day’s schedule of events will include local industry leaders, faculty members, and Full Sail grads speaking on panels about starting a business, financing a business, the legal issues involved with owning a business, and more.
The day will end with a Pitch! Competition, where a select group of students will have the opportunity to pitch their business idea in a Shark-Tank style competition in front of their fellow students and special guests/judges. $1,000 in prizes will be awarded to the winners. The event is open to all students from all degree programs, but seating is limited. The day’s events will also be live streamed via livestream.com/fullsailuniversity.
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:
9:00 a.m.-10:30 a.m.: So You Want to Start Your Own Business?
11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.: Show Me the Money: Financing Your New Venture
1:30 p.m.-3:00 p.m.: Legal Issues for Entrepreneurs
3:15 p.m.-4:45 p.m.: Full Sail Graduate Success Stories
5:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m.: Pitch! Business Idea Pitch Competition