Venture U is a Spring seminar series that focuses on hot topics in business. The sessions include focus areas of interest such as legal, accounting, marketing and branding, etc. Venture U seminars are open to students of all majors.
Venture U 2020 Seminars
Researching Your New Venture
February 18 at 4 PM • HAL 204
by Kim Marks
Librarian Kim Marks shares library resources and research strategies to identify target markets and research the competition for your startup.
Interactive—Bring your laptop! 🙂
February 25 at 4 PM • HAL 204
by Barbara Johnson ’79, Esq.
Confused about intellectual property in startups? Barbara Johnson gives an overview. Bring your questions on copyrights, trademarks, and patents.
The Power of the Pitch—How to Craft Your Story
by Chad Cobb ’14
Learn how to tell a great story in the marketing and branding of your venture.
April 14 at 4 PM • HAL 204
by Professor Ken Smith ’84
Join Prof. Ken Smith as he demystifies financial projections for startups.