The Center for Entrepreneurship at Millikin University is a dedicated resource for entrepreneurs at every level. Through a variety of programs and development opportunities, The Center serves Millikin faculty and students, youth (ranging in age from elementary to high school level), community, and local businesses.
Startup Weekend Decatur
Startup Weekend is a 54-hour event where developers, designers, and business development folk come together to pitch an idea and launch a business, all in one weekend. It is a great opportunity to test startup ideas, meet potential co-founders, build your community in Decatur and launch your next startup!
Friday, February 10-Sunday, February 12, 2017
Self-Employment in the Arts Conference
Friday and Saturday, February 24-25 in Lisle, IL
Geared towards emerging visual, performing, literary, and media artists, the SEA Conference includes keynote presentations, artist-led sessions, panel discussions, one-on-one mentoring sessions, round-table discussions, and workshops. There are also performances, a juried college art competition with $800 in prizes, artistic pitch competition with over $3,000 in prizes, and late night activity rooms. For educators, there are also sessions and opportunities to share best practices. Click here to view the conference website.
If you are a Millikin student or faculty interested in attending the conference, please contact Kate Flemming email@example.com by February 1st.
Entrepreneurial Areas of Study
- Entrepreneurship Major
- Entrepreneurship Minor
- Entrepreneurship Certificate
- Arts Entrepreneurship Certificate
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