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Aspiring Entrepreneurs

November 8 @ 12:00 - 13:00 CST

Join us and explore entrepreneurship and what it can mean for you!

In this interactive session, we will explore entrepreneurship and identify your entrepreneurial inspirations through stories and activities. We will help you answer questions like, “how can entrepreneurship support my business dreams?” and “what can entrepreneurship mean for me?”

At the end of this session, you’ll be able to:

  • Identify your entrepreneurial inspirations and aspirations.
  • Explore different journeys entrepreneurs experience.
  • Formulate next steps to pursue curiosity and learning related to entrepreneurship.

As a participant in this session, you will get first access to the Starting Line Entrepreneur Toolkit in partnership with Airbnb. Activities included in this toolkit are designed to take you through exploratory steps to help crystalize any business ideas you have and put them into action.


Kamy Taylor

Director, Milestone Circles, The Nasdaq Entrepreneurial Center

Kamy Twiggs Taylor has dedicated her nearly 20-year career to promoting equitable opportunities for underserved communities. She brings over a decade of experience in program leadership, including the design and implementation of programs and data evaluation. Pioneering new programs, Kamy steered growth and expansion efforts in nonprofit and corporate sectors.

Prior to joining the Nasdaq Entrepreneurial Center, Kamy worked with Reading Partners serving in both Executive Director and Program Director roles where she led operations, program strategy, partnership engagement, workforce development and Diversity, Equity and Inclusion initiatives. Kamy specializes in leveraging innovative strategies to propel the development of new programs, regional initiatives, and organization-spanning operations; she has a strong community focus which informs all aspects of her programmatic leadership and vision.

Pınar M. Çelik, PhD

Digital Instructional Designer

Pinar is an experienced instructional designer and dedicated edupreneur. She has over a decade long experience designing and developing learning solutions for higher education and adult education in formal and informal settings. Pinar is fluent with many delivery models including instructor-led, blended, and online. She has a master’s degree in Labor Economics and a PhD in Curriculum and Instructional Technology specializing in adult education.

The Nasdaq Entrepreneurial Center is a 501c(3) public charity whose mission it is to make entrepreneurship accessible to all. We deliver world-class resources and mentoring to enable every entrepreneur across the globe to realize their maximum potential. Please join us and make your gift to ensure these transformative programs may continue to reach the underserved.

All Nasdaq Entrepreneurial Center programs and services are extended to the public on a nondiscriminatory basis. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least 48 hours in advance of this event; please send an email to [email protected] with the subject header ACCOMMODATION REQUEST. For assistance with registration or other technical difficulties, please contact [email protected]


November 8
12:00 - 13:00 CST
Event Category:


Nasdaq Entrepreneurial Center