Small Business Saturday - Global Entrepreneurship Week

Thursday, November 15, 2018
9:00 AM - 8:30 PM

Entrepreneurs fuel innovation and prosperity around the world!
The College of Business Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship invites all students, faculty, staff and the entire community to an international celebration of entrepreneurship. Whether you have an invention or business idea yourself or not, don't miss these opportunities to learn and network.
Unless noted, all events are held at the Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship, 424 N. Riverfront Drive. (Bus Route 7 from Nelson Hall runs until 9pm)
  • Thursday, 11/15/2018
    • Small Business Saturday Coffee Kick Off
      • 9:00am to 10:00am, Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship
      • The Small Business Development Center at Minnesota State University is partnering with Old Town Association, the Minnesota State University, Mankato College of Business Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship and City Center Partnership of Mankato to celebrate shopping small and preview Small Business Saturday 2018. Join us to meet with local dignitaries and the small business owners in your community. Coffee and treats from local businesses will be provided. 

EVENTS AT THE CENTENNIAL STUDENT UNION ON THE MINNESOTA STATE UNIVERSITY, MANKATO CAMPUS:
  • Thursday 11/15/2018
    • Big Ideas Challenge Kick off Lunch
      • 12:00pm to 2:00pm, CSU 253/4/5                                                     Past Big Ideas Challenge finalists and winners will give testimonies and answer your questions. First round for the challenge will be opened and we'll review the rules and criteria for judging.  MNSU Students and recent alumni only.
    • Craft Brewer Panel
      • 7:00pm to 8:00pm, Ostrander Auditorium                                       Craft brewers from Reunion Brewery, Mankato Brewery, and Schells Brewery will share their insights in a panel discussion followed by Q&A. Co-sponsored with Student Events. MNSU Students only.  (No pre-registration) 
EVENTS IN OTHER LOCATIONS

Questions can be directed to cie@mnsu.edu or 507-389-1018

Contact

Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship
cie@mnsu.edu

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