Overview

Point Positive and the North Country Innovation Hotspot Program at Clarkson’s Shipley Center for Innovation are joining forces to present a day of workshops for emerging entrepreneurs on Friday, September 13, 2019. The day will culminate with a Pitch Event in which 1-2 teams of entrepreneurs will practice their pitches in anticipation of seeking angel investment.

Point Positive 101 will take place at the Hawkins Point Visitors Center, in the Conference Room, 21 Hawkins Point Rd, Massena, NY 13662.

Who Should Attend?

Entrepreneurs

 
  • Entrepreneurs interested in gaining the tools to identify all of the elements needed to start developing their idea and creating a business model. The morning workshop will be followed by one-on-one coaching sessions focused on applying those tools to each participant’s idea.

  • Entrepreneurs should generally know their product/service, target market, etc.

  • Entrepreneurs or others who are interested in learning about goal setting. We will spend the beginning of the afternoon discussing how to make goals that are Specific, Attainable, Measurable, Realistic and Timebound. The afternoon workshop will be followed by one-on-one coaching sessions focused on applying what you have learned.

Cost

  • The cost of the event will be $25 which will be collected on the day of the event. This will include morning coffee as well as lunch.

  • Cash or Checks ONLY.