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Partner Event: UCSD's Rady School of Management Entrepreneur Summer Course
UC Rady School of Management
9500 Gilman Dr
La Jolla, California 92093
Monday, July 10, 2017 8:00 AM PDT to Friday, July 21, 2017
Category: Special Events

UCSD's Rady School of Management  Entrepreneur Summer Course

UCSD's Rady School of Management is offering for the first time an Entrepreneur summer course with 6 units of college prep credit from July 10 - 21. It's multidisciplinary and we're collaborating with Calit2/Qualcomm Institute, the San Diego Supercomputer Center, and the Scripps Institution of Oceanography with an eye toward bringing new product ideas to market most efficiently. 

This two-week course is designed for aspiring high school entrepreneurs who want to explore this path. From developing new business ideas, learning marketing, research, and leadership skills to entrepreneurial strategy and pitching, this course follows Rady’s successful approach to commercializing innovation. 

The deadline to apply is June 15 & also offering an early bird special until May 15.

  • This course is designed for high school students (grades 9-12).

    Tentative Course Outline

    Week 1: Entrepreneurship Essentials

    • Monday July 10 -- Introduction 

    • Tuesday, July 11 -- Visit the Birch Aquarium

    • Wednesday, July 12 -- Creativity

    • Thursday, July 13 – Tour of the Stuart Collection & SIO’s Energy Engineering Challenge

    • Friday, July 14 – Visit Calit2/Qualcomm Institute

    Week 2: Entrepreneurial Strategy and Positioning

    • Monday July 17 -- Research 

    • Tuesday, July 18 – Strategy and Positioning

    • Wednesday, July 19 – Refining the Idea & Pitch

    • Thursday, July 20 – Tour of the San Diego Supercomputer Center

    • Friday, July 14 – Program Wrap-Up and Pitches

View the UC Rady Brochure