Global Symposia for Entrepreneurship Educators – Dubai - Babson College

Global Symposia for Entrepreneurship Educators – Dubai

Dates: February 18-21, 2019

Cost: $3,150

The cost includes program materials and meals.

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Thinking and acting entrepreneurially is more than just an inclination. It can—and should be—taught. Whether you’re an academic at a college or university, or an entrepreneur who has a desire to teach, the Symposium for Entrepreneurship Educators (SEE) will give you the skills needed to pass on an entrepreneurial mindset to your students to shape the next generation of entrepreneurial leaders.

This action-based program, based in Babson’s globally renowned Entrepreneurial Thought & Action®(ET&A™) methodology, provides you with the toolkit, playbook, and best practices for teaching entrepreneurship to others. Leave the program ready to pass on the most powerful force in the world for solving problems and creating economic and social value.

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Specific topics addressed include:

  • Entrepreneurship Education Ecosystems
  • Design Thinking and Idea Generation
  • Market Tests and Business Models
  • Managing Growth and Embracing Failure
  • Experiential and Action Learning Pedagogies
  • Teaching Entrepreneurially
  • Curriculum and Course Design
  • Immersion-based Teaching

Who Should Attend

Academics—from any discipline—or entrepreneurs who teach or have a desire to teach entrepreneurship

Heidi Neck

Heidi Neck

Professor of Entrepreneurship

Professor Neck is the academic director of the Babson Academy for the Advancement of Global Entrepreneurial Learning, a dedicated unit within Babson that inspires change in the way universities, specifically their faculty and students, teach and learn entrepreneurship. The Babson Academy builds on Neck’s work starting the Babson Collaborative, a global institutional membership organization for colleges and universities seeking to increase their capability and capacity in entrepreneurship education, and her leadership of Babson’s Symposia for Entrepreneurship Educators (SEE). Through her leadership, she has directly trained more than 2,200 educators around the world. She is also the co-author of the award-winning Entrepreneurship: The Practices and Mindset, written to help educators teach entrepreneurship in more experiential and engaging ways.