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Student Entrepreneurship Event 3/27

The SBDC is hosting this student event that will give Bucknell students a chance to meet with and learn from local company founders.

University Innovators | Regional Entrepreneurs
March 27, 2018 | 7:30pm – 9:30pm
Iron Front 434 Market Street, 3rd floor, Lewisburg
Students must register on the Bridge (under Employer Events) – only 21 spots available!

This event will engage students from Bucknell and Susquehanna Universities with local company founders in a dynamic and interactive program at Iron Front in downtown Lewisburg. Young innovators will have the opportunity to connect with regional entrepreneurs, learn of a real-world challenge or opportunity in their businesses, and participate in a fast-paced applied entrepreneurship experience with expert business mentors.


  • 7.15pm Mingling + Snacks
  • 7.30pm Opening remarks
  • 7.40pm Founder introductions + company challenges
  • 8.00-8.45pm Breakout sessions: student teams + mentors
  • 8.45-9.15pm Student team presentations
  • 9.15-9.30pm Closing remarks, networking, and presentation of PRIZES for top student presentations

Student participants will:

  • directly engage with company founders
  • gain a hands-on understanding of challenges they face in their local businesses
  • be inspired to embrace an entrepreneurial mindset
  • create new connections with fellow students and local businesses

Mentors include:

  • Emma Fleck, Associate Professor of Marketing and Entrepreneurship, Susquehanna University
  • Dennis Hummer, Manager of StartupLewisburg, Bucknell University’s incubator
  • Bahman Radnejad, Assistant Professor of Strategy and Entrepreneurship, Susquehanna University
  • Steven Stumbris, Director, Bucknell University Small Business Development Center

Students must register on the Bridge (under Employer Events) – only 21 spots available!

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