Speaking, Facilitator Training and Professional Development
The Entrepreneurial Learning Initiative has emerged as a global leader in entrepreneurial mindset education, training, and support services. We offer a variety of keynotes, professional development, and facilitator training programs designed to inspire and engage participants in the fundamental aspects of entrepreneurial thinking, process and culture.
Keynote Presentations: Stakeholder engagement is essential to bring about organizational change. Our leadership team includes internationally recognized thought leaders in the field of entrepreneurship education, philanthropy, economic development and higher education who can speak to the urgency and impact of cultivating an entrepreneurial culture.
In-Service & Professional Development: Organizational change begins with organizational culture. Our In-Service and Professional Development programs are designed to transform organizational culture through an entrepreneurial mindset. We offer a variety of one and two-day staff/faculty in-service & professional development programs for academic institutions, economic development organizations and corporate clients worldwide.
Facilitator Training: Join a distinguished group of educators and thought leaders from across the U.S. and around the world to learn how to implement the Ice House Entrepreneurship Programs in your classroom, organization, and community. Our three-day facilitator training programs enable participants to become certified to teach the Ice House Entrepreneurship Programs. See our Certified Ice House Facilitators from all around the world here.
Contact our training services manager to inquire about hosting a keynote, professional development or facilitator training event. Visit our events page to register for a scheduled training, workshop or keynote event.
“ELI’s workshops were some of the most eye-opening learning experiences I have encountered. Their strong message on a redefined approach to entrepreneurship made an ever-lasting impact.”
– Ramina Murshudova, Public Affairs Section, U.S. Embassy
“I first met Gary Schoeniger at an Innovation Summit we started at Purdue University in 2016. We invited Gary to be a speaker and to serve on working groups to help us develop an innovation and entrepreneurship curricula for our college. Gary was an outstanding contributor to the summit and gave what I think was the best presentation of all of our speakers at the summit. His breadth and depth of knowledge related to innovation and entrepreneurship is quite extraordinary.”
– Gary R. Bertoline, Dean and Distinguished Professor, Purdue Polytechnic University
“The information was exactly what the organizations had to hear.”
– John R. Cyr, Executive Director, Kansas Association of Regional Development Organizations
“I just completed the Ice House training in Kansas City. Best 3 days I have ever spent at a conference/training.”
– J.R. Love, II Ph.D., The University of Mississippi
“Bree’s innovative keynote on entrepreneurship education was inspiring to our audience of community leaders, students, faculty, and business owners. She presented a compelling argument for instilling the entrepreneurial mindset in every student. Bree’s application of statistics, multimedia, and real-world examples was customized to our audience and very persuasive.”
– Stacee McIff, Snow College
“The best presenters are those who speak from their experience and from their heart. Bree Langemo spoke in a manner that demonstrated this integration of knowledge with passion for the entrepreneur and the mindset that sets them apart.”
– Stanley S. Gryskiewicz, Ph.D., Association for Managers of Innovation Founder & Board Chair
“Best learning experience ever!”
– Marjorie Bostwick, Single Moms Revolution Entrepreneurship Foundation
May 2 - 4, 2017
This event is organized by the Entrepreneurial Learning Initiative and hosted by Independence Community College. The Ice House Entrepreneurship Program is an experiential, problem-based learning program designed to inspire and engage participants in the fundamental aspects of an entrepreneurial mindset. To better understand the Ice House philosophy, Author & ELI Founder Gary Schoeniger traces the Read More
May 16, 2017
World Trade Day’s theme this year, Containers to the Cloud: Trade as Goods, Services and Knowledge reflects the paramount issue of our day – how to transform future opportunities into today’s successful businesses. So, join us for our 44th Annual World Trade Day and learn about how trade has expanded over the years to include Read More
Thurs, May 11 2017 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM EST
This information packed webinar provides an in-depth look at the Ice House Entrepreneurship Program in terms of course content, structure, process and learning outcomes as well as the target audience, pricing and delivery options.
"If students learn that...they have choices to better their life, they are more apt to own their educational process and become active directors of it, rather than a bystander simply meeting course requirements."
Theresa Allyn, Ice House Faculty, Edmonds Community College