Key dates

MANDATORY SUBMISSIONS FOR PANASCI BUSINESS PLAN COMPETITION:

Thursday, January 19

MANDATORY MEETING & ORIENTATION SESSION: 6:30 p.m. in the Whitman School of Management, Room 101 - Introduction to the Competition

Friday, February 3

MANDATORYSUBMISSION: Business Concept Proposal is due on or before 8 p.m. (MS Word or PDF digital copy submitted to Mirza Tihic at mtihic@syr.edu)

Monday, March 20

MANDATORY SUBMISSION: Due on or before 8 p.m. on Monday, March 21 - Digital copy of draft of complete business plan

  1. Digital copy submitted to mtihic@syr.edu and copy lwickham@syr.edu

Thursday, March 23

2017 Panasci Semi-Finalists Announced in Class (6:30 p.m. in WSOM 101). We will also post the list of semi-finalists on blackboard.

Wednesday, April 5

MANDATORY SUBMISSION: Please submit a digital copy in PDF format of your FINAL complete business plan, including the Executive Summary and Appendices. This copy will be sent to judges for review before the competition.

  1. Digital copy in PDF format submitted to mtihic@syr.edu and copy lwickham@syr.edu (pelase label the document as your company name)

Thursday, April 6

OPTIONAL PRACTICE PRESENTATIONS: Room and times to be announced based on demand

Friday, April 7

MANDATORY SUBMISSION: PowerPoint or PDF copy of your presentation submitted to mtihic@syr.edu and copy lwickham@syr.edu by 11:00 a.m.

SEMI-FINAL ROUND: 12:00-2:30 p.m. in the Whitman School of Management (classrooms TBD); finalists announced at 3:15 p.m. in WSOM Grand Hall

Saturday, April 8

FINAL ROUND: 12-3:30 p.m. in the Whitman School of Management, Room 104

ENTREPRENEURSHIP AWARDS CEREMONY: 6-8:30 p.m. in the Whitman School of Management, Grand Hall

OPTIONAL SUBMISSIONS FOR PANASCI BUSINESS PLAN COMPETITION LABRATORY (EEE 458) - SUBMIT SECTIONS OF THE BUSINESS PLAN FOR FEEDBACK BEFORE THE FINAL PLAN IS DUE:

Friday, February 3

OPTIONAL SUBMISSION: Due on or before 8 p.m.- Sections 1 and 2 of the "Nuts & Bolts" Business Plan Guide (PDF digital copy submitted to Mirza Tihic at mtihic@syr.edu)

Thursday, February 9

OPTIONAL SUBMISSION: Due on or before 8 p.m. - Section 3 of the "Nuts & Bolts" Business Plan Guide (PDF digital copy submitted to Mirza Tihic at mtihic@syr.edu)

Thursday, February 16

OPTIONAL SUBMISSION: Due on or before 8 p.m.- Section 4 of the "Nuts & Bolts" Business Plan Guide (PDF digital copy submitted to Mirza Tihic at mtihic@syr.edu)

Thursday, February 23

OPTIONAL SUBMISSION: Due on or before 8 p.m.- Section 5 of the "Nuts & Bolts" Business Plan Guide (PDF digital copy submitted to Mirza Tihic at mtihic@syr.edu)

Thursday, March 2

OPTIONAL SUBMISSION: Due on or before 8 p.m.- Sections 6, 7, 9, and 10 of the "Nuts & Bolts" Business Plan Guide (PDF digital copy submitted to Mirza Tihic at mtihic@syr.edu)