FPP Bright Minds, Fresh Ideas Student Think Tank End-of-Summer Symposium

FPP Bright Minds, Fresh Ideas Student Think Tank End-of-Summer Symposium

  • 07/19/2018
  • 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Orange Technical College/Mid-Florida Tech Campus, 2900 West Oak Ridge Road, Orlando, FL, 32809, Administration/Admissions Building 700 (front of campus, facing Oak Ridge Road and John Young Parkway)

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Bright Minds, Fresh Ideas
Student Think Tank
End-of-Summer Symposium

Thursday, July 19, 2018
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Orange Technical College/Mid-Florida Tech Campus
2900 West Oak Ridge Road, Orlando, FL, 32809
Administration/Admissions Building 700

(front of campus on the corner of Oak Ridge Road and John Young Parkway)

Each of the nine (9) research teams that comprise the Bright Minds, Fresh Ideas Student Think Tank initiative, generously sponsored by CenterState Bank, in partnership with Career Source Central Florida and Orange County Public Schools, and powered by Florida Prosperity Partnership, will share the insights they gathered during their summer of research on the following topics:

- Transportation in Florida
- VITA Marketing and Promotion
- How Youth Can Be Leaders In Financial Capability 
- Eating Healthy on a Low Budget
- Barriers to Micro-Enterprise Funding
- Alternatives to Alternative Financial Services
- Building Financial Literacy for Youth
- Financial Inclusion for People with Disabilities 
- "Edutainment" as Encouragement for Building Financial Literacy and Capability 

Many dignitaries will be present for this event, as well as family members and friends of the BMFI Student Researchers.  All are invited to be there to support the next generation as these "Bright Minds" share their "Fresh Ideas!"  

Light snacks and beverages provided.