May
4
8:30 am08:30

Business Pitch Competition

  • Nebraska State Penitentiary

This exclusive event is for top executives to serve as judges for our "Shark Tank"-style business pitch competition. You’ll roll up your sleeves as you vet EITs’ presentations and advise Defy on the allocation of seed funding.


Apr
5
8:00 am08:00

"Deep Dive" Coaching Day

  • Nebraska State Penitentiary

This is a business-only event for repeat Defy volunteers who are seasoned entrepreneurs, investors, or executives. Come do extended coaching sessions with EITs as you do a "deep dive" into their resumes, personal statements, and business ideation worksheets.

Jan
18
10:00 am10:00

Business Coaching Day

  • Nebraska State Penitentiary

Do you have a passion for giving advice to some of America’s scrappiest underdogs? Come serve as a startup coach! Individualized meetings with EITs will focus on offering strategic guidance on their resume review, mock interviewing, and business ideation.