Entrepreneurship Research Series: Spring 2019
Workshops in this series will help inventors and entrepreneurs learn how to protect their intellectual property and support their business through research. Students, faculty, and community members are welcome.
Workshops are free and open to the public, however, registration is strongly encouraged.
Please click on the workshop title below to RSVP.
2:00 - 3:30 pm, Tuesday, February 5, at Ablah Library, RM 204
5:30 - 7:00 pm, Tuesday, February 12, at Ablah Library, RM 217
5:30 - 7:00 pm, Tuesday, February 19, at Ablah Library, RM 217
1:00 - 2:30 pm, Thursday, February 21, at the Kansas Small Business Development Center
(Hughes Metroplex at 29th & Oliver)
5:30 - 7:00 pm, Tuesday, March 5, at Ablah Library, RM 217
5:30 - 7:00 pm, Tuesday, March 19, at Ablah Library, RM 217
5:30 - 7:00 pm, Tuesday, March 26, at Ablah Library, RM 217
5:30 - 7:00 pm, Tuesday, April 2, at Ablah Library, RM 217
5:30 - 7:00 pm, Tuesday, April 16, at Ablah Library, RM 217
Guest Speaker Lisa Roberts with the Kansas Small Business Development Center
5:30 - 7:00 pm, Tuesday, April 23, at Ablah Library, Lower Level
2:00 - 3:30 pm, Tuesday, May 14, at Ablah Library, RM 204
*** Events with this symbol are not officially part of the Entrepreneurship Research Series. Follow the link for a full description.
Events at WSU
Check out community event calendars at:
Support local start-ups with 1 Million Cups
1 Million Cups is an organization that provides entrepreneurs with a platform to share their start-up businesses and existing businesses with their local community in an effort to grow and find solutions where there are problems. The 1 Million Cups events take place at the Advanced Learning Library (the central branch of the Wichita Public Library located at 711 W. 2nd St. N.) from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. on Wednesdays. Attendance is free. Doors open at 8:30 a.m. for networking. Coffee provided by Reverie Coffee Roasters.
To learn more and to see the next event date, visit: http://www.1millioncups.com/wichita
To watch the live video stream and past recorded events, visit: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCg1XiQCrWMBvtf81Ulyc6AQ
Find a MakerSpace
Makerspaces are the latest trend for inventors looking to create a prototype or for a small business looking for a way to craft their goods. They also provide a great opportunity for makers to meet and collaborate on projects. If you want to check out the large variety of makers in the Wichita area, consider visiting the Wichita Mini Maker Faire at Exploration Place. This year, it will be on April 26 & 27. A couple of prominent makerspaces include: