Catawba Valley Community College 2550 HWY 70 SE Hickory, North Carlina
June 3, 2013 8:00AM-5:00PM
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Catawba Valley Community College (CVCC)
is an innovative, comprehensive community college that fosters an
environment focused on Academic Excellence, Globalization and Diversity,
Economic and Workforce Development, and Student and Community
Engagement. CVCC is located in Hickory, NC.
As a participating
Summit college, CVCC will address the topic of an increase in national
awareness regarding importance of small business, entrepreneurial
education and the approach CVCC has taken to provide a seamless
entrepreneurial experience for its stakeholders. Catawba Valley
Community College will host the Summit on Monday, June 3, 2013 in
Hickory, NC. The Summit will have multiple sessions consisting of:
Building a sustainable entrepreneurial culture within a college and community.
A high-energy event with an entrepreneur under the age of 30 outlining the importance of entrepreneurship.
A Presentation dedicated to Catawba Valley's Manufacturing Solutions Center at Conover Station.
A Discussion regarding the Shark Tank event that has become an annual event at CVCC.
are two primary outcomes of the proposed Summit. First of all, CVCC
will initiate and foster an open dialog regarding the entrepreneurial
culture in the community college setting. Secondly, CVCC moves that the
Summit will serve as a catalyst for the development of a national model
for entrepreneurship education and community engagement.
This event will smoothly integrate with
the national conversation related to entrepreneurship, as it will
present a potential model for entrepreneurial education. Furthermore, it
will spotlight CVCC's Manufacturing Solutions Center and the role it
has played in the support of small business in CVCC's region.