Entrepreneurship

Data Dialogue with Otis Jennings, Rhodes iiD Executive in Residence

To join, please register here: https://duke.zoom.us/j/97948978975
Otis Jennings will discuss his data journey, which started in academia; ventured to nonprofits, corporate settings, startups, management and the defense industry; and continues to meander. He will discuss specific projects, the role of networking and mentorship, and continuing education.

Entrepreneurship Matchmaker Event

The EVCC (Entrepreneurship & Venture Capital Club) Matchmaker event is for cross-school collaboration for students interested in the world of entrepreneurship. It is a place where the brightest students from undergrad, MBA, Medical School, Law School, and Engineering can share their ideas with classmates and join existing teams or form new teams to tackle the world's most challenging problems. This event will be hosted virtually on October 20th and we look forward to advancing entrepreneurship at Duke through the formation of new and cross-functional teams.

Energy Week 2020: Energy Innovation Showcase

Come explore the emerging technologies, creative business models, and new ideas that are propagating the energy space. At the Energy Innovation Showcase, innovative start-ups, incubators, researchers, and investors share their experience and technologies with you in this virtual showcase. Peruse participating organizations' video intros (coming soon) beforehand, and we'll kick off the evening with opening remarks from GRID Alternatives then move into a virtual room** where you can visit organizations' tables to ask questions and learn more.

Energy Week 2020: Power Hour

*Please note that this event is only open to Duke alumni; current Duke students, faculty, staff; and special guests.*

The Duke community (alumni, current Duke students, faculty, and staff) and select special guests will enjoy electrifying conversation and make new professional connections at this virtual networking event on the Remo platform. The winners of the 2020 Energy in Emerging Markets Case Competition will be announced and toasted at this event. Organized by the Duke University Energy Initiative.

Financial Technology Seminar: John Fimble, Senior Vice President, Business Development, Data & Services

Master of Engineering in Financial Technology (FinTech) students enrolled in FinTech 501 do not need to register for this event. All other Duke students, staff, and faculty who are interested in attending should contact Bridget Kerwin (bridget.kerwin@duke.edu). Speaker: John Fimble, Senior Vice President, Business Development, Data & Services.

Energy Week 2020: Climate Whistleblowers

Join the award-winning Ways & Means podcast team for a one-of-a-kind live storytelling event, Climate Whistleblowers, as a part of Duke Energy Week 2020. Produced by Duke's Sanford School of Public Policy, this podcast episode brings together bright ideas, faculty research and compelling human stories. Part listening, part interactive conversation, attendees will learn about cutting-edge climate initiatives to hopefully come away uplifted and inspired.

Energy Week 2020: Climate Whistleblowers

Join the award-winning Ways & Means podcast team for a one-of-a-kind live storytelling event, Climate Whistleblowers, as a part of Duke Energy Week 2020. Produced by Duke's Sanford School of Public Policy, this podcast episode brings together bright ideas, faculty research and compelling human stories. Part listening, part interactive conversation, attendees will learn about cutting-edge climate initiatives to hopefully come away uplifted and inspired.

Duke Energy, Justice, and NC WARN

Hear from Madeline Parker on Duke Energy, its role in environmental justice issues, and what NC WARN is doing about it! Madeline Parker is the Youth Climate Justice Organizer for NC WARN, an organization that is pushing Duke Energy to move away from fossil fuels, working in partnership with social justice, environmental, consumer protection, housing, labor and faith allies.

Register here by 5:15PM EST the day of the event: http://tinyurl.com/y23xxyes

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