Would you like to experience the evolution of education?

This event will showcase entrepreneurship to secondary school students and expose them to the benefits of an entrepreneurial mindset: creativity, strategy, resilience and confidence. These skills will help them achieve success in both careers and in life.

 

When?

Thu. 25 October 2018

10:00 am – 2:00 pm

 

Where?

UTS Startups

622-632 Harris Street 

#level 1 

Ultimo, NSW 2007

 

Students will:

  • Hear from three startups who will pitch their ideas and then analyse the pitches and provide peer-to-peer feedback

  • Attend a Q&A panel discussion with three entrepreneurs under 25 who started their businesses while they were at school

  • Experience a taste of startup.business Entrepreneurial Learning in Action through collaborative brainstorming and developing a business idea; learning to see, think and be like an entrepreneur

  • Pitch their idea for the chance to win prizes and a place in the National pitching competition at the Brilliant Business Kids Festival on November 25

Teachers will:

  • Learn about the startup.business in-curriculum Learning in Action programs and how developing an entrepreneurial mindset can equip their students with the necessary soft skills to prepare for work in the 21st century

  • Discover how the programs can be integrated across curricula and have the opportunity to plan what the program can look like in their classrooms

BYO lunch and device