Through the offerings below, strengthen the venture you bring to the Shocker New Venture Competition. Learn, practice, and prepare what you need to succeed!

Prep Workshops:

Ablah Library is offering a range of workshops for SNVC competitors. Below we highlighted workshops of note, and there are more entrepreneurship workshops available.

Market Research for Startups

Learn more about defining your target market and testing your hypotheses.

Date Time Location
Thurs., February 23 12:00 - 1:00 PM Virtual
Tues., March 21 4:00 - 5:30 PM In-Person
Ablah Library
Room 217

Intellectual Property Basics

Learn about what counts as intellectual property (IP) and ways to protect your IP.

Date Time Location
Tues., February 28 4:00 - 5:30 PM In-Person
Ablah Library
Room 217

More Workshops:

Ablah Library offers more workshops covering a range of topics helpful to entrepreneurs.

Entrepreneurship Research Series

Practice Pitching

Hone your pitching skills and improve your pitch content by scheduling an appointment to practice and get feedback for your pitch, an essential element of each round of SNVC.

Schedule today!
If you cannot find a date and time provided when scheduling, reach out directly to Nancy Kersenbrock (, and we will find a time that works for you.