Future Building Summit





IMPACT ED: How Community College Entrepreneurship Creates Equity & Prosperity 

Pre-summit survey results of challenges and opportunities and brief highlights on each topic from NACCE’s renown podcast guests with listeners in 350 U.S. cities and 27 countries and growing

Inequality - from Reality to Opportunity

Mindset - from Stuck to Action

Purpose - from Partnership to Progress

  • Beth Colosimo, Executive Director, The Mill Entrepreneurship Center and Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses (GS10KSB), Salt Lake City Community College (UT)
  • Dr. Gene Coulson, Executive Director, EntreEd (WV)
  • Dr. John Rainone, President, Dabney S. Lancaster Community College (VA)


 

IMPACT ED: How Community College Entrepreneurship Creates Equity & Prosperity 

Pre-summit survey results of challenges and opportunities and brief highlights on each topic from NACCE’s renown podcast guests with listeners in 350 U.S. cities and 27 countries and growing.


Accelerate - from Upskilling to Influencing 

Community - from Static to Catalyst

Transformation - from Trial to Expansion



 


Future Building through Ecosystems

Ecosystem Building: Leveraging Existing Assets, Being Inclusive & Amplifying Impact through Entrepreneurship

Keynote

  • Philip Gaskin, Vice President, Entrepreneurship, Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation (MO)

Reflections Roundtable | Q&A from the Audience

Ideating on Solutions

  • Bryan Mattimore, Author & Co-Founder, The Growth Engine Innovation Agency



Panel Discussions | Ideating Solutions & Connecting Existing Resources

Funders & Industry Panels: From Assets to Action

Panel 1

  • Carlene Cassidy, Chief Executive Officer, Philip E. & Carole R. Ratcliffe Foundation (MD)
  • Erica Lock, Vice President, Blackstone Foundation (NY)
  • Thom Ruhe, President & CEO, NC IDEA Foundation (NC)

Panel 2

  • Kaitlin Davis, Manager, Social Innovation, CSR, Verizon (NJ)
  • Lisa MacDougall, Principal, Philanthropy & Social Impact, BDT & Company, LLC (IL)
  • Lydia Logan, Vice President of Education and Skills, IBM (DC)
  • Tiffany Eubanks Saunders, Managing Director, Head of Diverse Segments, Private Bank Business, Bank of America (TN)

Elected Office Panel: The Opportunity for Transformation

Policy Solutions Panel: Designing for Success with Live Ideation 

  • Renee Johnson, Senior Advisor, Public Private Strategies (DC)
  • Tom Downs, Principal, Downs Government Affairs (DC)
  • Veronica Pugin, Senior Policy Advisor, Small Business Administration (DC)

Closing

  • Andy Stoll, Senior Program Officer, Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation (MO)