Main Profile

At A Glance

Educating Young, Aspiring Entrepreneurs Around the World: Jack McGourty at TEDxTeachersCollege

In this talk, Jack McGourty discusses the impact and value of entrepreneurship on the development of students and their communities around the world and the social role entrepreneurs can play. He looks at ways to create an environment for students to stimulate and support young entrepreneurs. The full title of this talk is: In-V-Ent-Ed?: Educating Young, Aspiring Entrepreneurs Around the WorldJack McGourty Ph.D. is the Director of Community and Global Entrepreneurship at the Columbia Business School. He is also a faculty member teaching graduate courses in entrepreneurship, innovation, and technology management. Currently, Jack is the driving force behind In-V-Ent-Ed?, an innovative, new program designed to educate aspiring entrepreneurs across the globe and is forging partnerships with global corporations, governments, NGOs and academic institutions to support regional innovation and economic development.TEDxTeachersCollege 2012 explored innovations in international education at Teachers College, Columbia University, one of the leading schools of education in the world. The full-day event covered themes about education, policy, peace and justice, technology, and gender identity. For complete coverage of the conference, visit www.tedxteacherscollege.com
Length: 10:52

Contact

Questions about Educating Young, Aspiring Entrepreneurs Around the World: Jack McGourty at TEDxTeachersCollege

Want more info about Educating Young, Aspiring Entrepreneurs Around the World: Jack McGourty at TEDxTeachersCollege? Get free advice from education experts and Noodle community members.

  • Answer

Ask a New Question