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IN THE NEWS
Goodwill of SWPA Selects NetBeez to Support its Network OperationsPittsburgh-based NetBeez, founded in 2013 by CMU alumnus and CEO Stefano Gridelli (TPR '12), is a distributed network monitoring system that enables companies to quickly troubleshoot and fix network problems. The company, which received funding from Carnegie Mellon University’s Open Field Entrepreneurs Fund, recently reported that Goodwill of Southwestern Pennsylvania has selected their system as the network monitoring solution to support its network operations. Read more.
AlphaLab's Summer Program
Deadline: April 4
Applications are now being accepted for AlphaLab's Summer 2014 session. AlphaLab is Innovation Works’ nationally acclaimed startup accelerator that helps innovative technology companies launch quickly and successfully. AlphaLab’s mentor network consists of the top entrepreneurs, investors, and experts in the Pittsburgh region and beyond. Find out more and apply.
The Shoefitr Engineering Story
Join CMU alumus, co-founder and CTO Breck Fresen as he discusses the engineering challenges facing Shoefitr, a 2010 AlphaLab company that aims to reduce the number of shoes that are purchased online using 3D scanners. Breck and his team will also describe how they developed algorithms, the AWS infrastructure and much more. This event is free and open to the public. Register here.
AlphaLab Information Night
Date: Tuesday, March 18
Time: 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Location: AlphaLab, 2325 East Carson Street, Pittsburgh 15203
Come learn about the AlphaLab program, the application process and hear currrent and past participants talk about their own entrepreneurial experiences. You will also have the opportunity to network with your fellow entrepreneurs and members of the AlphaLab team. Appetizers and refreshments will be provided.
Save the Date: Olympus Spring Carnival Show & Tell 18
Date: Thursday, April 10
Time: 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Location: CMU, Univerity Center, McConomy Auditorium
Please join Project Olympus in celebrating Carnegie Mellon University's Spring Carnival with another incredible Show & Tell, chock full of exciting talent and ideas, showcasing university research, innovations, companies and connections. Find out more.