Lecture: Entrepreneurs: Who are they? What do they do? and Why should it matter to you? (with Dr. Benson Honig)

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November 23, 2019 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Lecture: Entrepreneurs: Who are they? What do they do? and Why should it matter to you? (with Dr. Benson Honig)

McMaster Children's Hospital - Hamilton Health Sciences
Address: 1200 Main Street West, Ewart Angus Centre, Room 1A1, Hamilton, ON L8N 3Z5

Lecture Description:

ENTREPRENEURS: WHO ARE THEY? WHAT DO THEY DO? AND WHY SHOULD IT MATTER TO YOU? - There are lots of different types of entrepreneurs out there, including lots of kids! Discover what it takes to become an entrepreneur and how entrepreneurs have changed society and your everyday life! 

Let's Talk Science will conduct a hands-on activity immediately following our lecture, from 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm.

Ages: 7-14 (whole family welcome)

Cost: FREE

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