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ACTE’s Career Tech Vision

Las Vegas, NV – November 30 – December 03, 2016

Let’s get acquainted at ACTE’s Vision! Olenka will be keynoting STEM is CTE Symposium on December 3!

See more here: STEM is CTE Symposium

AZ Emerging Leader Summit

Phoenix, AZ – September 09-10, 2016

AZ Emerging Leader Summit will give up to 75 young Arizona Rotarians and Rotaractors a unique opportunity to renew their sense of purpose in Rotary by:

  • Discovering what Rotary does well
  • Dream about a future of Rotary
  • Design strategies to achieve that vision
  • Deliver on that change in their own clubs and communities

The goal of AZEL Summit is to allow participants to leave the event with stronger cross-district Rotary connections in Arizona, and to be inspired to make practical changes in Rotary to achieve their shared vision.

For more information visit: AZ Emerging Leader Summit

CO-HOOTS Youth Startup Weekend

Phoenix, Arizona – August 26-28, 2016

We are SOOOOO excited to be a part of Phoenix Youth StartUp Weekend hosted by CO-HOOTS – August 26-28, 2016!
50 teens will build a business venture with the help of real business mentors – local business owners, entrepreneurs and CEOs. Plus, you will get to see Olenka speak to teens live on Saturday, August 27!

Middle and High School students who have a problem they need solved, who want to learn more about start-up culture, who love coding or design or just bringing an awesome team together – this is YOUR EVENT. Building on the nationally recognized, brilliant StartUp Weekend model and pivoting it for students, the CO+HOOTS Foundation has brought together entrepreneurs and experts, volunteers and community leaders to offer students a glimpse into what it takes to build a company and a product from scratch.

To get more information and register:

Register for the event!

BEST PART: To register for FREE use the code: COHOOTSCODES

The Great Arizona Code Challenge

Chandler, Arizona – Saturday, July 23, 2016

Come on down to the Great Arizona Challenge! Create video games, apps and websites, meet new people, compete for prizes, learn about how coding can help you get jobs, start businesses, and make your “dent in the universe.” Plus, be a part of amazing Rising Tycoons workshop on Sunday, July 23, 2016 where Olenka will show you how to turn your coding skills into a business venture! You might just be the next Steve Jobs! Register for the event!

CACTE Summer Conference 2016

Steamboat Springs, Colorado – Saturday, July 17 – 21, 2016

CTE professionals from across Colorado and around the Rocky Mountain Region will gather at the Sheraton Steamboat Resort in Steamboat Springs, Colorado for the most exciting and talked-about CTE event of the year! Olenka’s workshop “Going Lean with Any Teen” will inspire Colorado educators into bringing Lean Canvas Business model into their classroom culture, class, and every day life approach!
See schedule here!

Going Lean With Any Teen: Lean Business Model Canvas TRAINING

The North Carolina CTE Summer Conference 2016, Greensborough, North Carolina

Rising Tycoons “Going Lean” training for teachers, administrators, CTSO advisors offers hands-on, real-world training in “How-To of the Lean Business Model Canvas,” preparing a new generation of aspiring values-based entrepreneurial Leaders for life.

After a 4-hour hands on training, participants will take away the key concepts:

  • Lean Startup is an approach, not a methodology
  • Bringing Lean Startup Culture to your classroom
  • 21-century business skills for entrepreneurs and intrapreneurs
  • Hands On exercise in understanding main concepts of lean startup with teens: creative thinking, pitching, understanding customer needs, rapid prototyping, etc.
  • Receive answers to Specific Questions about your classroom, your students, your course

RT “Going Lean” Trainer, Olenka Cullinan, is CEO& Founder of Rising Tycoons (including Rising Tycoons Academy) and has 10+ years of experience in youth education, and passion for over-achievement. A true Entreprenista, Olenka has been trained & mentored by top achievers e.g. Darren Hardy, John Maxwell, & Josh Shipp. Olenka has become one of the nation’s premier trainers & teen experts, as recently demonstrated by her appearance at TEDxYouth. She has coached young entrepreneurs from 21 countries and has developed Entrepreneurship & Innovation curricula with “train the trainers” component for various organizations.

Want to bring Olenka to your school? Contact us here.