Navigating Politics, Entrepreneurs, and Bureaucracy: The Path to Creating a Meaningful Community College Entrepreneurial Program
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Creating entrepreneurial programs that connect with entrepreneurs and the local community and meet the goals and objectives of community colleges is a fine art. Identifying community college champions willing to drive the engagement of entrepreneurial and business leadership is an essential component to growing local entrepreneurs, startups and increasing entrepreneurial brand recognition for the community college.
Join our presenters as they share insights into how Tulsa Community College has created a proven model to teach entrepreneurs how to start startups. They will also discuss elements of Tulsa's entrepreneurial ecosystem, including SpiritBank / TCC Entrepreneurial Spirit Award, The Tulsa Collaboratorium Entrepreneurial Accelerator, TCC Launch Program, Tulsey Awards, TEDx Tulsa, Start Up Weekend, and Tulsa Global Entrepreneurship Week.
Carol Messer, Tulsa Community College Provost
Sean Griffin, Tulsa Community College Entrepreneurial Program Director
Kristen Bergman, Tulsa Community College Launch Program Thought Leader