IBA Online Summer Entrepreneurship Camp for Teens 2021

The IBA CED conducted another exciting camp summer 2021. The IBA Online Summer Entrepreneurship Camp for Teens 2021 was held from June 2, 2021, till June 10, 2021.

The Summer Entrepreneurship Camp for Teens was based on online experiential learning compelling young participants to unleash their creative potential. The camp brought together kids aged 13-19 from across Pakistan. Along with fun-filled online activities and effectual learning, the program offered participants the opportunity to explore their entrepreneurial ideas, develop an entrepreneurial mindset and learn core values. The program was designed to act as a catalyst to participants for starting, growing, and managing their own ventures.

The IBA Online Summer Entrepreneurship Camp for Teens 2021 commenced with an orientation session on June 1, 2021. Dr. Shahid Qureshi, Program Director & Associate Professor, IBA CED welcomed 84 teens to the program. During the camp, participants learnt about the theory of effectuation supported by several case studies, including Sam’s Case factory and Roxanne Quimby. Participants had the opportunity to take part in several activities including the effectual snack activity, menti-meter, sensibility test, idea generation, online word puzzles, guessing the country and the parliamentary debate. The Guest Speaker Series was an amazing opportunity for participants to learn from international and local experts. Participants also learnt the Turkish language during the program as part of the Global Integration Module. The purpose of this module was to give participants some tools to deal with a global marketplace.

Our respected international speakers who joined in the international Guest Speaker Series included Professor Hans Michael Guelich (Thailand), Dr. Umari Shah (Canada) and Professor Gonzalo (Chile) to name just a few.

The Camp concluded with a Graduation Ceremony held on June 10, 2021. Family and friends of the participants were invited to this much awaited event. Dr. Nyla Ansari, Assistant Professor, Program Lead (MBA Executive) and Academic Director PGD (HRM) at IBA-Karachi joined as the Chief Guest.

The program ended with distribution of certificates and awards to the IBA Online Summer Entrepreneurship Camp for Teens 2021 graduates. It was a truly remarkable night marking the many achievements of the class of 2021.

The Guest Speaker Series included:

IBA Online Summer Entrepreneurship Camp for Teens 2021
IBA Online Summer Entrepreneurship Camp for Teens 2021
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