NFTE Summer BizCamp

Program Overview

Are you a female student interested in learning…

  • How to start your own business?
  • How to make technology work for your business?
  • How to be your own boss?

Become a FEMALE ENTREPRENEUR by joining NFTE’s Summer BizCamp TODAY!

NFTE DC Region’s Global Girls Entrepreneurship Tech BizCamp offers female students the opportunity to learn a tech-infused NFTE Entrepreneurship curriculum in a highly interactive and intensive 2-week camp setting. Through field trips, guest speakers, industry exposure, and engaging activities, participants learn the basics of putting together a business plan including technological platforms while also developing valuable academic and life skills.

BizCamp Model

Accelerated Learning (Days 1-7 )
Through experiential learning, tech-based work time, and guest speakers, students take a deep dive into the world of tech-infused entrepreneurship and learn what it takes to start their own business.

Coaching Sessions (Days 8-9)
Students work with volunteer business plan coaches to refine their business ideas and hone their presentation skills in preparation for the final Business Plan Competition.

Business Plan Competition (Day 10)
At the end of this 2 week camp, all participants present their business ideas in front of a panel of judges while competing for cash prizes (top three winners).

Website: http://www.nfte.com

News

AIA President Carl Elefante Talks about Architecture’s Relevance Revolution with Our Students

Wed, October, 17 2018

Carl Elefante, FAIA, president of the American Institute of Architects delivered a powerful talk on “Architecture’s Relevance Revolution” on Monday, October 15 in our Innovation Space. Elefante is Principal and Director of Sustainability for Quinn Evans Architects, which has offices in Washington, D.C., Ann Arbor and Detroit, Michigan, and Madison, Wisconsin. He serves as design principal for a broad spectrum of projects including architecture, historic preservation, and community revitalization. Read More >>

Bringing the Local Perspective of Black Architects and Planners to Coincide with NMAAHC Symposium

Thu, October, 4 2018

The Department of Architecture was generously invited by Dr. Michelle Wilkinson of the National Museum of African American History and Culture to collaborate in bringing the local perspective of Black architects and planners to coincide with the museum’s symposium: Shifting the Landscape: Black Architects and Planners, 1968 to Now.Read More >>

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