Educational Programming

The Catbird Seat and UCO Customized Education plan and conduct training workshops and seminars tailored to the needs of the incubator members located within The Catbird Seat. These programs are open to non-members and the public at large if space is available.

Training Topics

Programs address a variety of topics including but not limited to:

  • Business Concept
  • Business Organization
  • Customer Relations
  • Business Operations
  • Personal Development

Session Types

Programs are offered at UCO Downtown in both the Santa Fe Plaza and Carnegie Centre locations. They may include:

  • Daytime and evening programs
  • Distance learning
  • Seminars
  • Panel discussions
  • Round-table discussions
  • Peer-led sessions
  • Lectures on selected subjects


Speakers range from guest lecturers, to live televised presentations from distance learning sources, to presentations led by UCO staff. Instructional materials are provided to attendees to facilitate the application of the training received to their particular business situation.

Session Timing

Program session length will vary depending on content, from 1-hour lunch & learn events to half or full-day workshops. Program times will be scheduled to accommodate attendee schedules with minimum disruption to ordinary business operations.

Upcoming Training

For a look at upcoming training opportunities, check out our Events Calendar.