DESCRIPTION OF CHAPTERS AND EVENTS
Ella Innovation teaches the fundamentals of innovation and entrepreneurship.
Think Tank Sessions
Virtual Groups (Affinity/Working groups)
Connections to Influential Networks
An invited cohort will participate in virtual and live training program that leverages STEM, policy and connections to influential networks mission of the LTB Innovation Lab.
A UNIQUE PROGRAM
We aim to launch a new generation of distinguished innovation leaders. The Innovation Lab supports, mentors and empowers Latinas during their...
INNOVATION PROGRAM ELEMENTS
A Virtual and Life Program
Innovation Fellows will convene at the Latinas Think Big Innovation Summit in Q3 of 2015, where they will connect to fellow entrepreneurs for mentorship and business think tank sessions.
The program will then continue virtually, leveraging a robust online platform with integrated program content, working virtual groups, webinars and resources. Fellows will meet via Google Hangout on Air twice monthly with our expert trainers and mentors.
Participation in the Keiretsu Entrepreneur Academy
The Keiretsu Forum Entrepreneur Academy provides a first class course offerings taught by Keiretsu Forum members, sponsors, and seasoned industry executives. The Academy equips entrepreneurs with the business education, and access to capital, expertise and resources they need to grow further their business. Each class is led by seasoned industry executives and delivers practical, relevant, and timely knowledge and practices.
Support from the Minority Business Development Agency
The Latinas Think Big Innovation Fellowship Program will work in partnership with the Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA), of the U.S. Department of Commerce. The MBDA offers valuable resources and guidance to minority-owned businesses. We will work together with the MBDA to connect Innovation Lab Fellows with grant and other business growth opportunities.
Latinas Think Big Innovation Summit
The annual LTB Innovation Summit will serve as the main gathering platform for all Innovation Fellows, where they will connect with their peers, mentors and influential networks. Fellows will actively engage in crowd mentorship meetings, think tank sessions and pitching events.