IIP 1

Impromptu Innovation Pitches – Fall 2016

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Date: November 17, 2016

Time: 5 - 6:30 pm

Location: Thornton 110

The three main objectives of an IIP session is to:
a) Provide an opportunity for students to learn about trending topics in the African entrepreneurship space
b) Train students to think critically under pressure while working in a team
c) Improve students public speaking skills

Our first IIP session tackled “Elections in African Countries: Using Entrepreneurship to Solve Election Challenges and Enhance Election Processes.”

Three teams were formed and each team selected an entrepreneurial challenge to:
a) Create an accessible voting process
b) Create a transparent and credible vote counting system
c) Encourage diversity of opinion and freedom of speech during elections

Look out for our event recap and be sure to attend our next IIP session. You will not want to miss it!