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CUNY/IVE Leadership and Social Entrepreneurship Events



CUNY IVE & IBM Present- Final Competitive Event

After months of preparation, the students who participated in this semester's 9th Cycle of the Leadership Program will present their projects to a panel of judges for prizes, awards, and stipends. This semester's students worked alone or in groups to create socially conscious projects. Running the gamut from education to environmental awareness, the projects are an example of how CUNY students strive relentlessly to create a better society.

Wednesday, June 1st, 2011
from
6 PM - 8 PM (EST)
at
IBM Building - 590 Madison Ave. 12th floor Room 1219 (corner of 57th Street and Madison Avenue) New York, NY 10022

You must RSVP to be admitted and bring valid identification.

IMPORTANT :
Please confirm your attendance on our events RSVP page
For more information, please email us at events@ive.cuny.edu or call 718-368 -6592




Information Workshop for Final Presentation

For those who are struggling with completing Milestone 3 and would like to qualify for the Final Competitive Event, this workshop will provide guidance in helping you polish, update and refine your business concept so that you are prepared for presenting on June1st, 2011.

We are encouraging all groups to have at least one group member from each active group participate in this workshop on Tuesday evening. In attending this event we will provide you with hands on assistance as well as providing an information session regarding the Final Competitive event including the 5 slides requirements, attire, presentation styles, etc.

We can meet in groups and assist all of those in need of help, guidance, clarity and overall completion of their group ideas.

Looking forward to your participation in this workshop event!

Tuesday, May 24th, 2011
from
6 PM - 8 PM (EST)
at
Baruch College - Vertical Campus (Suite 2 - 140) | 55 Lexington Avenue - New York , NY

IMPORTANT :
Please confirm your attendance on our events RSVP page
For more information , please email us at events@ive.cuny.edu or call 718-368 -6592




CUNY IVE and IBM present Turning an Idea into a Business

Henning Seip, founder and owner of SkillPROOF Inc., will share with the roundtable participants how he identified a problem and developed a successful business to solve that problem. At the core of his talk will be an overview about his KRAZOOM job search system, which conducts analyses of online job postings to understand their content in order to support education decisions of students (high school and college) and improve job search and matching of job seekers to job openings (quality of match, reduce time for job seekers and employers). The presentation will be followed by a discussion about Henning’s lessons learned, entrepreneurship and recommendations about how to turn an idea into a business.

Monday, May 9th, 2011
from
6 PM - 8 PM (EST)
at
Baruch College - Vertical Campus (Suite 2 - 140) | 55 Lexington Avenue - New York , NY

IMPORTANT :
Please confirm your attendance on our events RSVP page
For more information , please email us at events@ive.cuny.edu or call 718-368 -6592



CUNY IVE and IBM present Smart Information Management

Knowledge is Power, if you can acquire it! In today's data-centric world, every business/organization/individual seems to be drowning in an ocean of data. The question that is one everyone's mind is, "How do I manage all this information in a smart way and find the most valuable information that will benefit me?". IBM helps its clients answer this question with its portfolio of solutions for data management, data monitoring, and data mining. Dr. Pradeep Natarajan of the IBM Informix R&D | SQL Team, will share with the audience some of the specific Information Management challenges that IBM has solved for its clients. Examples will include Smart Metering solution using IBM Informix for energy utility companies, Smart Traffic solution for efficient routing to reduce traffic congestion, Smart financial services using IBM Informix and DB2, and Smarter railroad management system, and Smart freight pick-up delivery solution.

Monday, April 11th, 2011
from 6 PM - 8 PM (EST)
at
Baruch College - Vertical Campus (Suite 2 - 140) | 55 Lexington Avenue - New York , NY
or via Online Webinar: https://apps.lotuslive.com/meetings/join?id=6354415 Toll free US: 1-888-426-6840 | Attendee Passcode: 3878211

IMPORTANT :
Please confirm your attendance on our events RSVP page
For more information , please email us at events@ive.cuny.edu or call 718-368 -6592



CUNY IVE and IBM present Limitless Potential of Information Technology

Paul Newton, Technical Enablement Specialist at IBM, will talk about how the evolution of technology has created today's expansive tool box of technological solutions to imagine and diagram innovative applications for the Smarter Planet. This presentation will cover:

  • How a business and technology evolution occurred between 1960 and 1980.
  • How the digital network matured between 1980 and 1995.
  • How corporations became digital ecosystems before the turn of the century.
  • How computers and networks became smaller, faster, cheaper and more flexible between 2000 and 2010.
  • How the limitless potential of Information Technology has placed us at the dawn of the Smarter Planet.

The opportunity for innovation is ripe! Tuesday, March 29th, 2011
from 6 PM - 8 PM (EST)
at
Baruch College - Vertical Campus (Suite 2 - 140) | 55 Lexington Avenue - New York , NY
or
via Online Webinar: https://apps.lotuslive.com/meetings/join?id=6354415
Toll free US: 1-888-426-6840 | Attendee Passcode: 3878211

IMPORTANT :
Please confirm your attendance on our events RSVP page
For more information , please email us at events@ive.cuny.edu or call 718-368 -6592



CUNY IVE Roundtable Marketing your idea -
The business value in social networks.

In our second roundtable of the spring 2011 semester, you'll see how social networks within the workplace can make your business more efficient and you more knowledgeable while providing information on how a social business breaks down barriers between prospects, their customers and its extended ecosystem. Our featured speakers and discussion leaders will be Bilal Jaffery, (Worldwide Social Media & Competitive Marketing Leader, IBM ISV & Devel-oper Relations) and Daryl Pereira (Web and Social Media Manager, IBM ISV & Developer Relations) teleconferencing from San Francisco. (The CUNY IVE Staff will be available throughout event.)

TUESDAY, March 15th, 2011,
6:00-8:00PM
Baruch College- Vertical Campus 55 Lexington Avenue, Suite 2-140

IMPORTANT :
Please confirm your attendance on our events RSVP page
For more information , please email us at
events@ive.cuny.edu or call 718-368 -6592

To see the flyer for this event please click Here.




CUNY IVE Roundtable
"Successful Project Management"

STRATEGIES AND TIPS TO MAKE THAT BUSINESS IDEA A REALITY!

This first roundtable of this spring 2011 semester will give you a practitioner�s view on project management (PM) and how principles PM can help you make your project and business ideas a success. Our featured speaker and roundtable discussion leader will be Ms. Padma Chukka of IBM SWG who is an IBM Certified Executive Project Manager in Software Group. She currently leads efforts that drive Smarter Planet efficiencies (such as Middle Ware Solutions, Lombardi Business Process Management) throughout client enterprises by using, and often times enhancing, its Enterprise Solutions. To access Ms. Chukka�s full bio click here

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 22nd, 2011
6:00 - 8:00 PM
Baruch College - Vertical Campus
55 Lexington Avenue , Suite 2 - 140
New York , NY

IMPORTANT :
Please confirm your attendance (RSVP) by February 20th , 2011
on our events RSVP page
For more information , please email us at
events@ive.cuny.edu or call 718-368 -6592

To see the flyer for this event please click Here.




BUILDING THE FUTURE

Create an innovative project to address a social issue! Make a difference in your community or college! Develop your own business or non-profit organization!

We are looking for CUNY Students who want to develop their leadership skills by getting hands on training in developing their own project. CUNY/IVE works with your schedule and provides an online platform and social network to develop your project. You must be a CUNY student to join and have a desire to build a better future.

INVITATION
Kick-Off Event
CUNY/IVE Leadership and Social Entrepreneurship Program
Friday, February 4th, 2011
from
9:00 AM to 12:00 noon
at
Baruch College

Lawrence N. Field Center for Entrepreneurship, Suite 2-140
55 Lexington Avenue, New York, NY 10010
RSVP by February 1st to events@ive.cuny.edu or call 718-368-5778

To see the flyer for this event please click Here.



Join us!
    Benefits
  • Social Entrepreneurship

  • Development of Leadership Skills

  • Networking Opportunities

  • Leadership Roundtables

  • Optional Three Credit Course

  • Certificate of Participation

  • Summer Stipends to Continue Projects

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