The Innovators’ Spark

Are you excited about developing your entrepreneurial mindset during your time at Fuqua? Whether you have an idea for a new venture, you plan to invest in others’ innovations, or you will transform existing companies by bringing big ideas to life, you are invited to participate in The Innovators’ Spark. The Innovators’ Spark is the annual kickoff to entrepreneurship and innovation at Fuqua from the Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation (CEI). All Fuqua students are welcome. Register here

  • When: Saturday, July 17, 2021, 9:00am to 3:00pm. Pre-event happy hour on Friday, July 16, 2021, 6:00pm at J.B. Duke lobby
  • Where: The Fuqua School of Business, Duke University


Start Time [ET]SessionLed by
Friday, July 16
6:00pmHappy Hour at J.B. Duke lobbyCEI
Saturday, July 17
9:00amIce-breaker welcome and overviewProf. Jamie Jones
Stephen Fusi
9:30amEntrepreneurship pathways and resourcesProf. Jamie Jones
Stephen Fusi
10:00amStudent matchmaker – share an idea or passion areaAll innovators
12:30pmEntrepreneurial career pathsFuqua alumni entrepreneurs
1:30pm“Lemons to Lemonade” exerciseProf. Jamie Jones
2:30pmConclusion & next stepsProf. Jamie Jones
Stephen Fusi