Spark: Startups and Emerging Companies
Spark: Startups and Emerging Companies 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 24, 2013
Time: 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Location: Rangos Ballroom
Schedule8:30 – 9:30 a.m. - Employer Breakfast, University Center, 2ndFloor – Rangos 1
9:30 – 10:00 a.m. - Employer Set-up, University Center, 2nd Floor – Rangos Ballroom
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. - Spark Event, University Center, 2nd Floor – Rangos Ballroom
Registration Deadlines and Fees
$250 through July 21
$300 July 22 – Oct. 14
$350 Oct. 15 – 23
What is Included
Includes campus wide advertising in event program (circulated across campus in advance of event), one high top recruiting table with linen, up to two (2) representatives per registration, one parking access code per company, and next-day interview option. Breakfast will also be provided
Cancellations made by October 16, 2013 will be fully refunded. We are unable to refund for cancellations made after this deadline.
Interviewing Candidates the Day After Spark (optional)
Date: Friday October 25, 2013
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (interviews end at 4:30 p.m.)
Location: Rangos Ballroom
Shipping Your Materials
Carnegie Mellon University
Career and Professional Development Center
Attention: Janet Vojtash
University Center, Lower Level
5000 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Parking, Directions, and Map
We will reserve one parking space per company in the East Campus Garage for the day of the BOC. When you arrive, please proceed to the U.C. Circle to drop off any event materials you may have. A staff member will greet you and take your materials to your table. You will then proceed to the East Campus Garage and enter the parking access code. This code is required to exit the garage.
We will reserve one parking space per company in the East Campus Garage for the day of the event. When you arrive, please proceed to the U.C. Circle to drop off any event materials you may have. A staff member will greet you and assist with your materials. You will then proceed to the East Campus Garage, take an entry ticket, park, and proceed to the Connan Room on the first floor of the University Center. One parking access code will be given per company to use upon exiting the garage