Young Entrepreneurs Learning in Action

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