The luncheon will follow the Dean's Business Plan Competition. Alumnus Amir Ansari, '90 Electrical Engineering, is a noted entrepreneur and philanthropist will present his "Top Ten Lessons Learned in Business."
He will announce the winner of the Dean's Business Plan Competition shortly after lunch.
The winning team will receive the first-ever Student Venture Prize of $20,000 in cash and in-kind services such as accounting, legal and consulting support to take their business concept to the next stage. The competition is open to student teams from all colleges and schools within the university. The Student Venture Prize is made possible by the generous donations of alumni who see the value in fostering entrepreneurship at George Mason University and in Northern Virginia.
Registration is required.