CEO Entrepreneurship Conference: Small Business, Big
Saturday, April 18, 2009 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Universities at Shady Grove
The Collegiate Entrepreneurs' Organization (CEO) at the Robert H. Smith
School of Business at the University of Maryland will host the third annual
community-wide entrepreneurship event, Small Business, BIG IDEAS: Innovation in
a New Direction.
The Conference will be held on Saturday, April 18th, 2009, at The
Universities at Shady Grove in Rockville, Maryland. This event will be a series
of workshops that include interactive presentations, exercises, and consulting
to allow attendees direct contact with an array of experienced entrepreneurs.
This year's program will provide attendees an in-depth look at developing a
small business, with a special session on family-owned businesses. Topics
include: essential aspects of starting, running, and expanding your own business
and the role of entrepreneurship in our current economy. Attendees will receive
real-world feedback as speakers describe the trend of small and family-owned
This conference expands on last year’s event, which attracted more than 250
attendees who benefited from the expertise of more than 20 entrepreneur speakers
from various backgrounds.
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