1st session of Spring 2018 semester
- Breakfast from 8-8:30am
- Presentation from 8:30-11am
Join Olenka Cullinan, Founder of Rising Tycoons, speaker, author & STEM advocate and discover how Olenka and Rising Tycoons inspire STEM+ (STEM plus CTE) collaborations for students and adult influencers via STEM 2.0 tools, Entrepreneurship and Intrapreneurship. You won’t want to miss the chance to learn the “make the makers”: industry-driven employability approach because silos no longer work in business or education.
Olenka Cullinan, Founder of Rising Tycoons, consultant, and National Program Director for Base 11 STEM Entrepreneur Accelerator Program, brings 10+ years of experience in business and youth education. She has worked with top leadership/entrepreneurship organizations in the nation, consulted startups, and partaken in development of a wave of young entrepreneurs globally. Having been mentored by top leadership speakers in the country, such as John Maxwell and Darren Hardy, Olenka has become one of the nation’s premiere youth speakers and young entrepreneurs’ experts, as recently demonstrated by her speaking appearance at TEDx. Cullinan’s newest achievement is Rising Tycoons Academy (RTA) combined with Maker Space movement, which offers hands-on, real-world training in “how to start a (STEM) business,” preparing a new generation of aspiring values- based entrepreneurial Leaders.