Home- Distinctly Colgate- Entrepreneurship- Entrepreneur Weekend Thought Into Action Entrepreneur Weekend Coming in 2014 Entrepreneur Weekend 2014 will be April 11–12. Details for the event are still being finalized, so check back soon! Learning from Success Watch Hamdi Ulukaya, Chobani founder and CEO, share his story with students, alumni, parents, and friends of Colgate. WATCH VIDEO Leaning In Facebook COO and author of Lean In, Sheryl Sandberg, speaks with the Colgate Women in Business before addressing campus. LEARN MORE Little Talks, Big Ideas Katie Finnegan '05, founder of Hukkster, shares her experiences as a creative leader during the Little Talks, Big Ideas lecture series. Making the Pitch Students pitch their ideas to potential investors using practical knowledge, survival skills, and a firm handshake. READ MORE Richard Branson at Inaugural Weekend Virgin founder and billionaire entrepreneur Richard Branson tells students "The world needs entrepreneurs." READ MORE Entrepreneur Weekend is a two-day exchange of energy, creativity, and information connecting alumni, parent, and student entrepreneurs. Thought Leaders on Campus Richard Branson Founder of the multibillion-dollar Virgin Group, Richard Branson helped launch the inaugural Entrepreneur Weekend. Branson to Colgate: ‘The world needs entrepreneurs’ Maggie Dunne ’13 triples support for nonprofit with CEO help Sheryl Sandberg COO of Facebook and author of the book, Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead, Sheryl Sandberg kicked off Entrepreneur Weekend 2013. Watch Sheryl Sandberg's full address Hamdi Ulukaya Students, alumni, parents, and friends gathered to hear Chobani founder and CEO Hamdi Ulukaya tell his Central New York entrepreneurship story. Hamdi Ulukaya tells his story at Entrepreneur Weekend Little Talks, Big Ideas Many alumni pursue big ideas for a living. We invited several back to campus to give little talks on an inspirational topic from their experience as creative leaders. READ MORE Related Stories Loading... MORE STORIES More Information Questions about Entrepreneur Weekend? Contact the Office of Special Events for Institutional Advancement at 315-228-7782 or email@example.com. Learn more about Colgate's Thought into Action Entrepreneurship Institute. Distinctly Colgate Intellectual Engagement Global Perspective Success After Colgate Athletics Entrepreneurship Thought Into Action Student Incubator Colgate Entrepreneurs Fund Entrepreneur Weekend Little Talks, Big Ideas Around the University Sustainability RELATED LINKS Intellectual Engagement INTELLECTUAL ENGAGEMENT Collaborative research by highly regarded faculty is a Colgate trademark. Off-Campus Study OFF-CAMPUS STUDY Colgate has one of the most robust off-campus study programs in the country. Career Services CAREER SERVICES Staff members and dedicated alumni play a key role in students' career exploration. Lucky 13 LUCKY 13 Find out why 13 is the most popular number on campus.