2017 Student Run Business Conference

2017 SRBC

Innovation in Action:
Developing Ideas for
Sustainable Business

February 3, 2017 – February 5, 2017

Hosted by Penn Student Agencies at the
University of Pennsylvania
3417 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Now in it’s fourth year, the 2017 Student-Run Business Conference was initiated to provide college student entrepreneurs with a national platform for collaboration, learning, problem-solving and professional development.  The conference theme for 2017 is:

Innovation in Action: Developing Ideas for Sustainable Business

Speakers and education sessions will be focused on creating an innovative business concept, as well as strategies to make an already established business relevant in an evolving marketplace.  We encourage all students and administrative staff who would like to explore these topics to attend.

Goals for Students:

  • Increase knowledge base
  • Share best practices
  • Tackle common issues
  • Network with like-minded entrepreneurs
  • Increase collaboration with other student-run business programs

Goals for University Professionals:

  • Learn the benefits of supporting a student-run business program
  • Maximize the potential of student-run business programs
  • Increase exposure of student-run business programs
  • Expand the number of student-run business programs through universities with top undergraduate business programs

Related Links:

External Case Study

Internal Case Study

Conference Survey

Conference Agenda

Keynote Speaker – Tracey Welson-Rossman