Spark: Startups and Emerging Companies-Career and Professional Development Center - Carnegie Mellon University

Spark: Startups and Emerging Companies

Spark StartupsSpark: Startups and Emerging Companies (formerly TechSpark) is an innovative career event designed to provide a platform for small business and early stage start-ups to engage Carnegie Mellon University students and alumni. Companies will be afforded the opportunity to network with, and recruit our students and alumni, as well as share information about their company story, mission, and/or products with all in attendance.

Date: October 23 - 24, 2012
Time: 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Location: Rangos Ballroom


October 23, 2012 October 24, 2012
8:15 a.m. - Employer Registration - Rangos 1 9:00 a.m. - Interviews Begin - Rangos Ballroom
8:30 a.m. - Breakfast - sponsored by
9:30 a.m.       Greenlighting Startups

9:30 a.m. - Table Set-up - Rangos 2 & 3

10:00 a.m. - Doors Open - Rangos Ballroom
2:00 p.m.  - Doors Close 4:30 p.m. - Interviews End

Companies Attending (thus far):

Bain Capital Ventures StartUp Academy [.pdf]
Behance, Inc. [.pdf]
Betterment [.pdf]
Birchbox [.pdf]
Box [.pdf]
BrightRoll, Inc. [.pdf]
Custom Ink [.pdf]
Gray Matter Systems, LLC [.pdf]
Gryphn [.pdf]
Jana [.pdf]
Jetlore [.pdf]
KSS Fuels
LivingSocial [.pdf]
Mobile Defense [.pdf]
Nest Labs [.pdf]
Netronome Systems, Inc. [.pdf]
New York City Economic Development Corporation [.pdf]
Pivotal Labs
Readyforce [.pdf]
Rent The Runway [.pdf]
Sailthru [.pdf]
The Cobalt Company [.pdf]
Uber [.pdf]
Webs, Inc. [.pdf] [.pdf]


$250 Early registration  (by Aug. 10)
$350 Regular Registration (Aug. 11- Oct. 11)
$450 Late Registration (Oct. 12-Oct. 19)

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Special Thanks to:

Greenlighting Startups

Cancellation Policy

Cancellations made by October 16, 2012 will be fully refunded. Unfortunately, we are unable to refund cancellations made after October 16.

More Information

Please contact: Wesley Thorne, 412-268-5491