Global Entrepreneurship Week @ Carnegie Mellon
November 17-21, 2014
Celebrate the entrepreneurial and innovative culture at CMU during the annual Global Entrepreneurship Week! Be a part of the world's largest celebration of innovators and job creators who launch startups and bring ideas to life.
Stay tuned for more information.
Elevator Pitch Competition
Think Like An Angel
Startup Job Fair
ISI SociaI Innovation Interactive Showcase
For questions, please contact Sonya Ford
THANK YOUThe 2014 Global Entrepreneurship Week @ CMU is sponsored by Velocity Street Ventures.
Elevator Pitch Competition
Monday, November 18, 2013
5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Posner Hall, Simon Auditorium
Pitch your entrepreneurial ideas to a panel of Carnegie Mellon entrepreneurship professors, which this year consists of Dave Mawhinney, Bill Courtright and Robert Culbertson. Apply for the chance to win $300 in prizes and receive valuable feedback on the delivery and content of your pitch. Members of the audience will vote for their favorite pitch - the audience award.
Brought to you by the UEA (Undergraduate Entrepreneurship Association)
Tuesday, November 19, 2013
5:30 pm to 7:00 pm
Newell Simon Hall, Room 3305
•How to protect your company's IP
•How not to infringe on another's IP
•How to handle IP created by your employee, including non-compete clauses
•Which to use: copyright, patents, trademarks, trade secrets
•First to file vs First to invent: changes in US patent law
Brought to you by Project Olympus & The Innovation Practice Institute at the University of Pittsburgh
Wednesday, November 20, 2013
5:30 pm to 9:00 pm
Newell Simon Hall
Modeled after VCIC , Think Like an Angel is a unique twist on its formula. During this extremely popular annual event, you get an opportunity to act as an angel investor, interact with actual startups and receive feedback from real angel investors. Part of Global Entrepreneurship Week at CMU, this campus-wide event allows you the chance to work with a cross-campus team. Prizes total $500!
Selection is on first-come, first-served basis, so sign up!
Brought to you by the EVC Club and BlueTree Allied Angels
Thursday, November 21, 2013
3:30 pm to 7:00 pm
Newell Simon Hall, Perlis Atrium
More than 30 startups looking for full-time, part-time, interns, co-founders...in software dev, design, marketing, bus development... will be gathered in one place to recruit talent. Free and open to all in the region.
Friday, November 22, 2013
Lunch* 12:00 pm, Showcase 4:30 pm
*Social Entrepreneur Luncheon, Hamburg Hall, Room 1000
Come join the Institute for Social Innovation's Social Entrepreneur Luncheon and engage with budding social innovators who will be presenting their ventures.
Interactive Social Innovation Showcase, Location: Hamburg Hall Foyer
Come join the Institute for Social Innovation's Interactive Social Innovation Showcase, where you will have the opportunity to engage with various technologies.
Brought to you by the Institute of Social Innovation at Carnegie Mellon