Frank Hawkins Kenan Institute of Private Enterprise

UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School

Events Calendar

2014


  • January 6

    UNC Social Innovation Challenge - Presentations


    City:
    Chapel Hill
    Location:
    CUBE (3rd Floor, Campus Y, 180A E. Cameron Avenue)

    The winners of UNC's Social Innovation Challenge will receive 24/7 co-working space in the CUBE, mentorship, highly individualized support, seed capital, access to pro-bono technical support, and expert feedback to help take their ideas to scale. The competition is open to undergraduate students, graduate students and faculty (for new ideas and early-stage ventures). Through the application process the CUBE identifies and supports promising ventures at UNC that try to bring solutions to the world’s problems.

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  • January 13

    UNC Social Innovation Challenge - Winning Ventures Announced


    City:
    Chapel Hill
    Location:
    CUBE (3rd Floor, Campus Y, 180A E. Cameron Avenue)

    The winners of UNC's Social Innovation Challenge will receive 24/7 co-working space in the CUBE, mentorship, highly individualized support, seed capital, access to pro-bono technical support, and expert feedback to help take their ideas to scale. The competition is open to undergraduate students, graduate students and faculty (for new ideas and early-stage ventures). Through the application process the CUBE identifies and supports promising ventures at UNC that try to bring solutions to the world’s problems.

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  • February 26

    Healthcare in 2020 - CED Life Science Conference


    City:
    Raleigh, NC

    Healthcare in 2020 explores how the convergence of medicine, technology and regulation will impact North Carolina’s fastest-growing sector.

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  • May 2

    Basketball Analytics Summit


    City:
    Chapel Hill
    Location:
    Kenan-Flagler Business School

    The Kenan Institute's Sport Entrepreneurship initiative hosts the 2014 Basketball Analytics Summit, engaging with and exploring best practices of leading basketball experts who love, research, and work in the discipline of performance (individual or team) and business analytics.

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  • August 27

    The Role of Open Innovation and Entrepreneurship Policy

    Time: 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
    City:
    Chapel Hill
    Location:
    Wilson Library

    The Role of Open Innovation and Entrepreneurship Policy with Duke University’s Jason Cross.

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  • August 28

    The Cube’s Resource Fair and Meet & Greet

    Time: 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
    City:
    Chapel Hill
    Location:
    Campus Y, 1st floor Anne Queen Lounge

    Come join Carolina's community of social innovators at this fun resource fair and informal meet and greet.

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  • September 16

    CED Tech Venture Conference


    City:
    Raleigh
    Location:
    Raleigh Convention Center

    Join 600 of the nation’s most promising early-stage and high-growth companies, leading investors, and tech enthusiasts as we discuss the "Rise of the Rest.” The conference will also explore how the ubiquitous "Internet of Things” paradigm is increasingly blurring the lines between the physical and digital worlds.

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  • September 23

    Doing the Math: Perfecting your Budget and Entrepreneurial Accounting 101

    Time: 5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
    City:
    Chapel Hill
    Location:
    CUBE: The Hub for Social Innovation at UNC

    CUBE Workshop for Startups & Social Ventures: "Doing the Math: Perfecting your Budget and Entrepreneurial Accounting 101"

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  • September 30

    2014 Global Opportunities Summit

    Time: 7:15 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
    City:
    Research Triangle Park
    Location:
    North Carolina Biotech Center

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  • October 1

    NC TraCS Institute Open House


    City:
    UNC Chapel Hill
    Location:
    2nd floor of the Brinkhous-Bullitt Building

    The NC TraCS Institute is holding its open house. The North Carolina Translational and Clinical Sciences (NC TraCS) Institute combines the research strengths, resources and opportunities of UNC, partner institution RTI International (RTI) and planning partner North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University (N.C. A&T).

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  • October 10

    Triangle Startup Weekend - Women

    Time: 6:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
    City:
    Raleigh
    Location:
    310 S. Harrington Street

    Passionate Educators, Students, Entrepreneurs, Developers, and Designers on a Mission to Level the Playing Field in the Startup Environment.

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  • October 15

    IDEA Pitch

    Time: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
    City:
    UNC Chapel Hill
    Location:
    Launch Chapel Hill - 321 W. Rosemary Street

    IDEA Pitch at Launch Chapel Hill. Come, listen and learn what investors are looking for in an elevator pitch from our team of active investment professionals. IDEA Pitch, held bimonthly, enables entrepreneurs to meet our team and have the opportunity to pitch their high-tech idea or startup.

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  • November 9

    2015 NC State-wide Social Entrepreneurship Conference - Application Deadline

    Over 500 people are expected to be in attendance at this state-wide social entrepreneurship conference, which will include statewide media coverage, judges from the Board of Governors and other high profiled guests, and there will be prizes for the finalists of the competition!

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  • November 17

    Global Entrepreneurship Week


    City:
    Chapel Hill
    Location:
    UNC Chapel Hill

    Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) was launched by the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation and the UK Prime Minister and is the world's largest celebration of innovators and job creators who launch startups that bring ideas to life, drive economic growth, and expand human welfare. It has grown to 115 countries engaging more than 7 million people.

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