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Monday, October 21 to 29, 2013

Master Sponsors:
The Cameron School of Business and The Beck foundation

Open and free to all UNCW students but seating is limited. Students must pre-register for certain events.

Monday, October  21

"Creativity and Innovation Video series"
Cameron Hall 231
9:00-9:50 a.m. “Rules for Revolutionaries”—Guy Kawasaki’s tips on innovation
10:00- 10:25 a.m. “The Deep Dive”—An example of group creativity at IDEO
10:25-10:50 a.m. “The DEKA Arm”—Development of a revolutionary prosthetic
11:00-11:50 a.m. “The Launch”—From idea to prototype

"The Surfer as Entrepreneur"
Rick Civelli, UNCW Alumnus and Founder of Wrightsville Beach Surf Camp
5:00 p.m., Cameron Hall 105
Co-sponsored by UNCW’s Entrepreneurship Club

Tuesday, October 22

"Entrepreneurs’ Roundtable Luncheon (invitation only) "

Guest Entrepreneur: Mike Duncan, CEO and Creative Director of Sage Island


nCino: Profile of an Emerging Venture
2:00 p.m., Cameron Hall 214
Jonathan Rowe, V.P. of Marketing, and Sean Desmond, V.P. of Professional Services
Event is sold out, no additional seats available

Tuesday Night at the Movies: “Tucker: The Man and His Dream”


6:30 Film, Computer Information Systems Building 1008
Followed by a commentary by Larry Clark,
Dean of the Cameron School of Business

The film is based on the life of Preston Tucker, the man who revolutionized car design in the late 1940s. He was an unabashed optimist who realized his vision through blind faith and tenacity.
Co-sponsored by UNCW’s Entrepreneurship Club

Wednesday, October 23

Keynote Speaker: F. Scott Moody

PSST! The Secrets to Success in Today's Economy
Passion, Sacrifice, Sales and Technology


5:30 p.m. Lumina Theater in the Fisher Student Center Scott Moody is:
—Founder and CEO of AuthenTec, which Apple purchased for $356 million in 2012. Apple is using AuthenTec’s fingerprint technology in its iPhone 5.
—Founder and Managing Director of First Talent Ventures
—Entrepreneur in Residence at Blackstone Entrepreneurs Network



Limited seating - Registration required at http://csbapp.uncw.edu/events/reg/index.aspx?id=213
Co-sponsored by UNCW’s Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Thursday, October 24

“Entrepreneurs and Entrepreneurial Ventures Film Series”

Cameron Hall 104—Limited seating for each video. Registration required.
9:00 a.m. “Howard Schultz—The Star of Starbucks”
9:30 a.m. “Richard Branson, Founder of the Virgin Group”
10:30 a.m. “Jeff Bezos – The Nerd of Amazon.com”
11: 00 a.m. “Whole Foods”
11:30 a.m. “Home Depot”
12:30 p.m. “Steve Jobs: One Last Thing”


“The Artist as Entrepreneur”
3:30 p.m. Computer Information Systems Building 1008
Sean Ruttkay, UNCW Alumnus and Founder of Elemental Digital Art

Friday, October 25

“How to Start Your Own Business”
Steve Harper, Ph.D.; Progress Energy/Betty Cameron Distinguished Professor of Entrepreneurship Occurs: 9:00 a.m.; 10:00 a.m.; 11:00 a.m. Cameron Hall 123;
(Open to UNCW students, faculty and staff)

Entrepreneurship Case Competition
Friday Afternoon

Closed competition, limited to senior Entrepreneurship and Business Development students.
Judges: Wells Struble, Co-owner of The Fuzzy Peach
Kristen Beckmeyer, Owner of Coastal Cupcakes
Justin Queen,Owner of BluZeus Interactive Marketing and Senior Focus
                                      Co-sponsored by The Fuzzy Peach

Tuesday, October 29

The Ever-Evolving Enterprise
2:00 p.m., Cameron Hall 214
Brett Martin, CEO of Castle Branch and UNCW’s Resident Entrepreneur
Limited seating - Registration required at http://csbapp.uncw.edu/events/reg/index.aspx?id=214

Attendance verification tickets will be provided at each event.
Contact Dr. Stephen C. Harper harpers@uncw.edu

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