Frequently Asked Questions

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General Questions

What is the Entrepreneurship Trade Show?

The Entrepreneurship Trade Show is a special opportunity for students to practice important skills in navigating the professional world. An audience made up of various educators, professionals, and students will be available to hear pitches and ideas. Three different monetary awards are available to win, but every team will hone valuable skills and learn about the traits needed to achieve their career goals.

When will the event be held?

The 2019 Trade Show will be held on February 25 at Wells Fargo Downtown East.

How many students can I bring?

Teachers can bring up to 6 teams with 5 students on each team, for no more than 30 total students.

What time will the Trade Show be, and what can we expect?

Registration and set-up for the Trade Show will begin at 8:30 AM on February 25th. There will be networking, presentations, a panel, and more. Lunch will be provided, and the event should finish around 2:00PM.

Registration

What is the deadline to register?

Teachers must register before February 7 for the 2019 Trade Show.

What materials are needed to participate?

Teachers must have a signed release form for all students sent in to MCEE by February 11 to participate.

Students will need a form of ID to enter the building (a student ID is sufficient).