TUESDAY, DECEMBER 5, 2017
MADREN CONFERENCE CENTER AND WALKER GOLF COURSE 230 MADREN CONFERENCE DRIVE, CLEMSON, SOUTH CAROLINA
10:30 a.m.-–3:30 p.m. Golf on your own, Walker Golf Course
4:30–5:30 p.m. Clemson business tour
5:30–7:30 p.m. Welcome reception, President’s Suite, Clemson Memorial (Co-sponsored by the Clemson University Minority Business Student Association)
WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 6
8–8:45 a.m. Registration/continental breakfast — Madren Center foyer
8:45–9 a.m. Welcome — BellSouth Auditorium
9–10:30 a.m. MBE Workshop I: Operational Finance for Business Owners — BellSouth Auditorium
Marshall A. Geiger, Ph.D., CPA, CSX Chair in Management and Accounting, University of Richmond
10:45 a.m.–12:15 p.m. MBE Workshop II: Funding Resources for Business Owners — BellSouth Auditorium
Derrick K. Collins, dean, College of Business, Chicago State University
12:30 –1:30 p.m. MBEs, Corporations and the Next Generation of Our Work Students: Luncheon with Fireside Chat — Grand Ballroom
Topic: Innovation Ideas — Expanding Capacity to Build Wealth Moderator: Eric Watson, president and chief executive officer, CVMSDC Gregory M. Pickett, Ph.D., senior associate dean, College of Business, Clemson University
Derrick K. Collins, dean, School of Business, Chicago State University Marshall A. Geiger, Ph.D., CPA, CSX Chair in Management and Accounting, University of Richmond
CONCURRENT WORKSHOPS
1:30–3:30 p.m.
MBE and Corporate Matchmaking (15-minute, preregistered sessions)
— Meeting rooms I, II, III and IV
1:30–3:30 p.m. The Next Generation of Our Work Workshop — BellSouth Auditorium Kenston J. Griffin, Ph.D., founder and CEO, Dream Builders Communication
Phebe L. Davis, Ph.D., clinical professor of accounting, Clemson University
Thursday, December 7, 2017, Proterra Inc., 1 Whitlee Ct., Greenville, SC (This event is 41 Miles from Clemson Conference Center & Inn)
8:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon Proterra Supplier Event & Tour
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