The academic engine for entrepreneurs

The Conrad School is an immersive educational environment for entrepreneurs. Located within Canada's most innovative university, in a region ranked among the top startup ecosystems in the world, the Conrad School is the academic engine for entrepreneurship on campus, offering programs that are entrepreneurial by design.

  1. Nov. 26, 2019A new faculty member and a new course: Business Negotiations
    Tatiana Astray - a new faculty member, a new course: negotiations

    The Conrad School of Entrepreneurship and Business is pleased to announce the appointment of a new faculty member: Tatiana Astray.

  2. Nov. 18, 2019NERv Technology Takes Top Prize at Entrepreneurship World Cup Global Finals
    NERv Technology wins Entrepreneurship World Cup Global Finals

    NERv Technology (www.ne-rv.com) emerged victorious through three days of pitching against a group of 100 finalists at the Entrepreneurship World Cup Global Finals.

  3. Nov. 15, 2019Family Business: a new undergrad BET course offering for winter 2020
    Image of a large family on a beach watching the sun rise/set. Text reads: BET 470 Family Business - a new course offering.

    The Weston’; Sobey’s; Roger’s; Pattinson’s. Some of Canada’s biggest brands are family businesses. So it comes as no surprise that a recent report from the Conference Board of Canada shows Canadian family businesses generate almost half of private-sector GDP and 7 million jobs. In fact, these family-owned enterprises (FOEs) account for more than 60% of all private sector companies.

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  1. Dec. 12, 2019Entrepreneurship Information Session for Undergraduate Advisors
    Undergraduate students writing on whiteboard

    The Conrad School of Entrepreneurship and Business would like to invite all UW advisors to an information session to learn how you can guide students to pursue their entrepreneurial goals with our undergraduate academic offerings.

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  1. Apr. 10, 2019Better Bail For America Wins Hult Prize Regional Finals
    Better Bail For America at Hult Prize in Mexico

    Better Bail For America (BB4A), a team of four fourth-year Mechanical and Mechatronics engineering students, competed in and won the Hult Prize Regional Finals in Mexico in March 2019. 

  2. Jan. 19, 2018Thoughts on Entrepreneurship: Having a Tormentor
    MBET student, Joel Kadish

    Young entrepreneurs often seek a Mentor, but what they should be looking for is a Tormentor.

  3. Nov. 6, 2017Styling confidence: Hair by Lassa grows in Enterprise Co-op
    Leslassa Armour-Shillingford

    Leslassa Armour-Shillingford never set out to be a hairstylist—but when more and more friends started asking her to do their hair in first year, she stumbled upon a huge demand in the KW region for stylists with expertise in kinky-curly hairstyles.

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