This YEAR'S PROGRAM DATES
JUNE 17TH - 21st, 2019 (M-F)
June 24TH - 28th, 2019 (M-F)
JULY 8TH - 12th, 2019 (M-F)
July 15TH - 19th, 2019 (m-f)
July 29th - august 2nd, 2019 (M-F)
AUGUST 5TH - 9TH, 2019 (M-F)
AUGUST 12TH - 16TH, 2019 (M-F)
a snapshot of your week at SBA...
Introductions to the Summer Business Academy and leadership skills. Learn to brainstorm effectively. Meet groups for the week and discuss a business idea for the competition.
Learn how to complete competitor and market research. Work together as a group to perform market research for your product. Study marketing and branding techniques.
Work to understand and then customer development interviews. Learn how to make a business plan. Work with other groups to provide peer review of business plans.
Learn how to be an effective public speaker and how to approach interviews. Put together pitches for your business plan and practice pitches.
Work in groups to complete and practice pitch presentations. Final pitch competition and award ceremony.