Mar 20 2019

Workshop IV – Formulating, Creating and Performing Your Business Pitch

UIC PITCH SERIES with Linda Suzu Kawano

March 20, 2019

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM


2242 W Harrison St., Suite 201


Chicago, IL 60612

Description - This workshop is the culmination of what we discussed and worked on in previous workshops.  It will focus on the first steps in developing and performing a compelling pitch that will resonate with your target audience.  Participants will employ what was covered in the storytelling workshop to create a short story - one that might be used in a pitch to persuade your audience to work with you.  Everyone will be encouraged to share their short story pitch with fellow workshop colleagues.


Office of Technology Management

Date posted

Jan 18, 2019

Date updated

Feb 26, 2019


Linda Suzu Kawano

Linda Suzu Kawano has worked to identify and commercialize early stage innovations for over three decades. She has taught at The University of Chicago Booth Graduate School of Business, the University of Illinois at Chicago, Cornell University, and post-graduate students abroad. From her training and studies of performance, through storytelling, film and theater, Dr. Kawano develops programs and workshops that teach scientists and other professionals how to use improvisation and storytelling techniques to connect with their intended audiences and improve their communication skills in order to build effective partnerships across cultures. Register Here

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