Milken-Penn GSE Education Business Plan Competition and Conference

Conference Agenda

2017 Milken-Penn GSE 

Education Business Plan Competition and Conference


Tuesday April 25th

Location: Houston Hall @ The University of Pennsylvania
3417 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104

 

Tuesday, April 25th

Start Time

End Time

Session

7:30am

8:00am

Registration & Breakfast

8:00am

8:15am

Opening Remarks: Bobbi Kurshan, Penn GSE; Pam Grossman, Penn GSE; Gregory Milken, Milken Family Foundation; Katrina Stevens (MC)

8:15am

9:00am

“Where Are They Now?” Past EBPC winners and finalists discuss their entrepreneurial journeys and progress since taking part in the competition.

Moderated by John Campbell, Cambium Learning.

  • Emily Foote, Practice 
  • Zak Ringelstein, PowerToPublic
  • Melissa Schipke, Tassl

9:00am

9:55am

Venture Finalist Presentations, Session 1: Each Finalist will have 5 minutes to present their venture to the audience followed by 8 minutes of Q&A from the Final Judging Panel.

 

Final Judging Panel: Wallace Boston, APUS; Mark Claypool, ChanceLight; David Cumberbatch; Jerry Huang, iTutorGroup; Brad Lindaas, ACT; Gregory Milken, Milken Family Foundation; Archna Sahay, City of Philadelphia

9:55am

10:05am

Break

10:05am

11:05am

Venture Finalist Presentations, Session 2

11:05am

12:00pm

Venture Finalist Presentations, Session 3

12:00pm

1:00pm

Lunch

1:00pm

1:45pm

Keynote Address: Angela Duckworth, Character Lab

1:45pm

2:05pm

Dean’s Remarks: Pam Grossman, Dean of the Graduate School of Education, University of Pennsylvania

2:05pm

2:20pm

Q&A with Dean Grossman & Angela Duckworth

2:20pm

2:30pm

Break

2:30pm

3:30pm

“The Next Four Years of Education An interactive panel discussion. 

  • Mark Claypool, ChanceLight
  • Jerry Huang, iTutorGroup

3:30pm

4:00pm

Awards Ceremony

4:00pm

5:30pm

Cocktail Reception