“Mississippi Entrepreneurship Forum” set for April 6 and 7

This is probably of more interest to readers in the western half of Tennessee.

The seventh annual “Mississippi Entrepreneurship Forum,” sponsored by the Mississippi Development Authority and the University of Mississippi‘s (UM) McLean Institute for Public Service and Community Engagement, is scheduled for April 6 and 7 in Vicksburg.

“The Mississippi Entrepreneurship Forum is an essential opportunity to gather together individuals who are passionate about advancing ideas, creating economic impact and learning what they can do to manifest their business goals,” UM Chancellor Glenn Boyce said. “It is also a fantastic opportunity to exchange ideas with other colleges and universities in the state.” The event will include a Student Business Pitch Competition on April 6 and panels on technology and innovation, student entrepreneurship, and the state’s entrepreneurial ecosystem on April 7.


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