Join Khushi Shah, founder and CEO of E-Code, to learn and ask questions about the fundamentals of starting a business. Attendees will work in small teams through a series of activities to create a product or service that they will then pitch during the event!
Khushi is a current junior at the Illinois Math & Science Academy but will be graduating a year early. She is the founder and CEO of E-Code, a smart irrigation system and app. She has been growing her business since 8th grade and has earned a variety of awards, funding, and scholarships at a range of business contests. Six months ago, she was contacted for a partnership with Forbes Ignite to work with other innovators/Forbes 30 Under 30 winners on sustainability inventions. She has also worked at her school and other schools in Illinois to develop and teach a licensed curriculum to help young people become entrepreneurs.