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

Mechanical Engineering Professor Dr. Emmanuel Glakpe Named ASME Fellow

Fri, August, 25 2017

Dr. Emmanuel Glakpe, Professor of Mechanical Engineering, has been elected Fellow of ASME (American Society of Mechanical Engineers) in April 2017, after being nominated by Dr. Nadir Yilmaz. Dr. Glakpe’s nomination was supported by ASME Fellows from within academia, industry and government positions.Read More >>

Mechanical Engineering Department Chair and Professor Dr. Nadir Yilmaz Named SAE International Fellow

Fri, August, 25 2017

SAE International announced that Professor Nadir Yilmaz was elected as a 2016-2017 SAE Fellow. Dr. Yilmaz was recognized during ceremonies at the WCX 17: SAE World Congress Experience in Detroit, Michigan on April 11, 2017.Read More >>

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