Entrepreneurship Week

UCLA Entrepreneurship Week 2010

Monday 02.22.10 - Friday 02.26.10

The UCLA Anderson School of Management is pleased to host UCLA Entrepreneurship Week 2010 on the Anderson campus.  This week of events is designed to foster student relationships among several of UCLA's leading professional schools such as the Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science, the School of Theater, Film and Television, and the David Geffen School of Medicine (and many more) in order to promote a strong culture of entrepreneurship among UCLA students. 

Entrepreneurship Week provides engaging learning experiences for participants by weaving together high profile entrepreneurs from different fields.  This year, there will be a particular focus on four sectors:  high tech, entertainment and media, healthcare, and social enterprise.   ALL EVENTS ARE FREE EXCEPT TCA "Fast Pitch Competition" on 02.24.10 and Greater China Business Conference on 02.26.10. RSVP'S close the day of the event or when tickets sell out. Parking available in lot 4 for $10.

  

THE AGENDA FOR UCLA E-WEEK 2010 IS AS FOLLOWS:

Monday 02.22.10

Lunch | 11:45 AM - 12:45 PM UCLA Anderson Room C301
Entrepreneurs Luncheon: "Entrepreneurship in Entertainment"

 

Evening | 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM UCLA Executive Dining Room

Introduction to UCLA E-Week 2010

Keynote Speech:  Tim Westergren (Pandora)

Light Refreshments and Networking

 

Tuesday 02.23.10

Lunch | 11:45 AM - 12:45 PM UCLA Anderson Room C301
Entrepreneurs Luncheon:"Marketing: From an Entrepreneur's Angle"


 

Evening | 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM UCLA Anderson Room B313

The Future of Healthcare: Exploiting Entrepreneurial Opportunities

Light Refreshments and Networking

 

Wednesday 02.24.10

Lunch | 11:45 AM - 12:45 PM UCLA Anderson Room C301
Entrepreneurs Luncheon: "Finding Capital to start your Business"

 

Evening | 3:00 PM - 9:00 PM UCLA Anderson Korn Hall
Tech Coast Angels "Fast Pitch Competition"

Light Refreshments and Networking


 

Thursday 02.25.10

Lunch | 11:45 AM - 12:45 PM UCLA Anderson Room C301
Entrepreneurs Luncheon: "Starting an Internet Business"

 

Evening | 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM UCLA Anderson Room A301
Keynote Speech: Premal Shah (President of kiva.org)  

Social Enterprise Panel

Light Refreshments and Networking

 

Friday 02.26.10

8:30am - 6pm | UCLA Anderson
The Wilbur K. Woo Greater China Business Conference brings business leaders, professionals, academics, and students together to discuss business trends, challenges, and impacts of the increasing role of Greater China in the global economy. It also aims to provide a collaborative platform for participants to build networks, exchange ideas, and share knowledge.

KEYNOTES
EXECUTIVE EXCHANGE
PANEL DISCUSSIONS
CLEAN AND GREEN | Sustainable growth in the 21st century 
INTERNET | Riding the next big wave on Great China's internet
FINANCE | Financial recovery boosts China's growth
HEALTH CARE | Seize the opportunity in a chinging time