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Price-Babson Symposium for Entrepreneurship Educators

How To Teach Entrepreneurship

Whether you are an academic professional or an entrepreneur who teaches, you'll find this immersive, intense symposium— that emphasizes how to teach is just as important as what you teach —to be a transformative experience.  Not only will you experience Babson's best practices and teaching methods, you'll learn a one-of-a-kind entrepreneurship framework, Babson's hallmark methodology, Entrepreneurial Thought & Action® (ET&A™). You'll enjoy the benefits of action-based learning as you're given the tools to enhance your teaching of one of the most powerful forces in the world for creating economic and social value. 

In this unique teaching entrepreneurship workshop, you'll learn from the preeminent leader in the field while collaborating with your esteemed peers. This is not only a great opportunity to reimagine how to teach, this is a perfect time to network with education professionals and form long-lasting, mutually beneficial relationships with other top-performing academics like yourself.  

Who Should Attend? 

This program is best-suited for the following individuals:

  • Higher education faculty who teach entrepreneurship
  • Deans and administrators at higher education institutions
  • Center and incubator leaders at higher education institutions
  • Entrepreneurs and practitioners who also teach

What Makes Babson Academy Programs Different? 

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Develop a tight-knit network of inter-     national education specialists that you can leverage to your advantage for years to come.

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Learn best practices, teaching methods, and world-class curricular approaches you can put to immediate use at your institution.

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Enjoy access to Babson's world-renowned entrepre- neurship educators and its Entrepre-  neurial Thought & Action® methodology (ET&A™). 

Participating Faculty: 

Faculty Director:

Heidi Neck - Jeffry A. Timmons Professor of Entrepreneurship, Academic Director Babson Academy, SEE Faculty Director. An award-winning educator and international speaker on entrepreneurship education, she has led the SEE program for over a decade. Neck is the lead author of Teaching Entrepreneurship: A Practice-Based Approach, written to help educators teach entrepreneurship in more experiential and engaging ways. Her award-winning textbook, Entrepreneurship: The Practice and Mindset is now in its second edition. Her latest book, The Ideate Method, guides students through an ideation technique empirically proven to help novice entrepreneurs generate high-potential new venture ideas. Neck is an educator, writer, speaker, consultant, and entrepreneur who believes in the power of entrepreneurship education to change the world and the people who create it. 


Candida Brush - F.W. Olin Distinguished Professor of Entrepreneurship

Andrew Corbett - Professor of Entrepreneurship, Division Chair at Babson College, Paul T. Babson Distinguished Professor of Entrepreneurial Studies

Alisa Jno-Charles - Assistant Professor, Entrepreneurshpi Division

Phillip Kim - Lewis Family Distinguished Professor in Social Innovation 

Beth Wynstra - Assistant Professor, Arts & Humanities Division 

Andrew Zacharakis - John H. Muller, Jr. Professor of Entrepreneurial Studies

*Subject to change 

What does the cost of the program cover?

The cost includes program materials, accommodations, and meals from Monday, January 10, 2022 through Friday, January 14, 2022 at 12:30 p.m. 

There will be a Welcome Reception on Monday, January 10th at 6 p.m. Sessions begin Tuesday, January 11th at 8:30 a.m. and end on Friday, January 14th at 12:30 p.m. followed by lunch. 

Babson Executive Conference Center is located at One Snyder Drive, Wellesley, MA 02457, +1 781-239-4000.