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Future Fest 2021

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· Expo
Opportunity Expo
Join our sponsors and exhibitors throughout the event. See their booths, register interest and chat with their teams!
2021-02-17T10:00:00Z 2021-02-17T17:00:00Z America/New_York Opportunity+Expo https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Ffuture-fest Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
The Big 3 Improv Challenge: Campus, Community, Climate
Starters are notoriously good at brainstorming. 3 teams compete to solve, improv-style, 3 challenges.
2021-02-17T10:00:00Z 2021-02-17T11:00:00Z America/New_York The+Big+3+Improv+Challenge%3A+Campus%2C+Community%2C+Climate https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Ffuture-fest Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Mentor Meet-up: Marketing and Branding
Network, gain knowledge and ask questions of our Close School Mentors. Featuring Debra Malinics of 701 Creative.
2021-02-17T11:00:00Z 2021-02-17T12:00:00Z America/New_York Mentor+Meet-up%3A+Marketing+and+Branding https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Ffuture-fest Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Mentor Meet-up: Food
Network, gain knowledge and ask questions of our Close School Mentors. Featuring Michelle Carfagno of The Greater Knead.
2021-02-17T11:00:00Z 2021-02-17T12:00:00Z America/New_York Mentor+Meet-up%3A+Food https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Ffuture-fest Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Mentor Meet-up: Design and Merchandising
Network, gain knowledge and ask questions of our Close School Mentors. Featuring Anne Cecil of RoxAnneLava Shoes.
2021-02-17T11:00:00Z 2021-02-17T12:00:00Z America/New_York Mentor+Meet-up%3A+Design+and+Merchandising https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Ffuture-fest Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Mentor Meet-up: Arts and Entertainment
Network, gain knowledge and ask questions of our Close School Mentors. Featuring Professor Roger Lee of Roger Lee Dance.
2021-02-17T11:00:00Z 2021-02-17T12:00:00Z America/New_York Mentor+Meet-up%3A+Arts+and+Entertainment https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Ffuture-fest Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Mentor Meet-up: Non-Profits
Network, gain knowledge and ask questions of our Close School Mentors. Featuring Ellen Rubin of Luv2Knit and More and Lawyer, Britain R. Henry.
2021-02-17T11:00:00Z 2021-02-17T12:00:00Z America/New_York Mentor+Meet-up%3A+Non-Profits https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Ffuture-fest Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Lunch and Learn with Dr. Jihan Woods, Founder of the "Find Black Santa" App
An informal discussion with Drexel College of Medicine alum, Dr. Jihan Woods. Hear about her journey from Drexel grad to tech app developer.
2021-02-17T12:00:00Z 2021-02-17T13:00:00Z America/New_York Lunch+and+Learn+with+Dr.+Jihan+Woods%2C+Founder+of+the+%22Find+Black+Santa%22+App https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Ffuture-fest Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Catch Phrase - Entrepreneurship Version
Join Student and Alumni contestants as they play "The Grab It, Guess It, Pass It Game!"
2021-02-17T13:00:00Z 2021-02-17T14:00:00Z America/New_York Catch+Phrase+-+Entrepreneurship+Version https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Ffuture-fest Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Alma Matters Fund Run Pitch Presentations
Hear pitches by the 2021 competing fund run student and alumni teams!
2021-02-17T14:00:00Z 2021-02-17T15:00:00Z America/New_York Alma+Matters+Fund+Run+Pitch+Presentations https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Ffuture-fest Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Network Scavenger Hunt
Speed network while playing a fun Scavenger Hunt game! Completed Scavenger Hunts will be entered into a contest to win a ....
2021-02-17T15:00:00Z 2021-02-17T16:00:00Z America/New_York Network+Scavenger+Hunt https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Ffuture-fest Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Forbes 30 Under 30: Bridging the Gap
A Panel Discussion with Drexel alum who were named on this year's Forbes 30 Under 30 List.
2021-02-17T16:00:00Z 2021-02-17T17:00:00Z America/New_York Forbes+30+Under+30%3A+Bridging+the+Gap https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Ffuture-fest Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Musical Performance
Join Musical Duo Professors Damian Salas and John Wilson for a special performance of the Rolling Stones hit, "You Can't Always Get What You Want."
2021-02-17T17:00:00Z 2021-02-17T17:15:00Z America/New_York Musical+Performance https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Ffuture-fest Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)

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Hosted by

Drexel University - Charles D. Close School of Entrepreneurship

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Booths

Proving Ground Pop Up

Companies on the Rise

Mentor Match

Find your Consultant, Counselor and Cheerleader!

Close School Ambassadors

Close School Students Leading the Way!

Baiada Institute for Entrepreneurship

An Incubator and Resource for Drexel Entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurship Alumni Network (EAN)

A Professional Affinity Group For Drexel Entrepreneurs

Westphal College/Close School Workshop Series

For Undergraduate and Prospective Students

College Bird

Preparing students for high-demand digital skill careers.

Roxannelava

Home is Where My Shoes Are

Marissa Donapel Illustration

Art, Art Accessories, and Good Content for All

Flowers On a Whim

Special Event Flowers for the Savings Savvy Shopper

JD Panda

Handmade and Reworked Clothing

Phoodie

Philly Eats - Pay Less - Get More!

Paint With Purpose

Handmade Henna-Inspired Products

Sasas Mix

Delicious Banana Bread LIberian Treat Baking Mixes - Naturally Gluten-Free

Jenna Nicole Fashion Design

Upcycled Tie Dye Fashion

Aeropest

The First Spraying Drone for Commercial Pest Control

More Empathy

Funky, Hand-made Jewelry

NY Bagel Butler

Authentic New York Bagels

VodHavok Studios LLC

A collective of creatives, offering a place for quality and good art.

Matrioshka Games

Become Lucifer in a Pixel-Art Action RPG!

Luv 2 Knit and More

Knit and Crochet Store

Ikanos Marketing

Freelancing Teams - a full marketing firm at affordable rates

Lula Delivery

Convenience at your Front Door!

Student Run Trucks

Chefs for Hungry Students

Argyle Interactive

Digital Marketing - Branding, Web Development, and PPC

Casey Wood Photography

Portrait, Headshots, Wedding Photography and More!

Family Tech Services

Tech Help for Seniors

Vibrant Pour

Adding color to life with fluid art.

More Empathy

TBD

Wolf Financial

Invest. Learn. Collaborate.

Banni

Timeless Fashion

701 Creative

A strategic marketing, branding, advertising and communications agency.

Roger Lee Dance

Contemporary Jazz Dance For The Whole Family

The Greater Knead

Gluten-free and Top Common Allergen-free Bagels

Melissa Tevere Art

Original Art