Events and Opportunities-Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship - Carnegie Mellon University

Upcoming Events

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Join us for the next LaunchCMU event, The Business of Learning, on Tuesday, May 12, 2015, at the Oracle Conference Center in Redwood Shores, CA. See emerging technologies, products and services from CMU-related startups, including ones from the NSF I-Corps Site Teams, Open Field Entrepreneurs Fund (OFEF), Project Olympus PROBEs, Swartz Entrepreneurial Fellows, CREATE Lab, Traffic 21/UTC, Quality of Life Technology Center (QoLT), Disruptive Health Technologies Institute (DHTI), Innovation Works and others. 


CMU Summit on US-China Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Saturday, April 25, 8:30 am to 5:30 pm; Sunday, April 26, 9:00 am to 8:00 pm

The CMU Summit on US-China Innovation and Entrepreneurship is a high-profile forum where leading entrepreneurs, executives, venture capitalists and researchers from China and the US collaborate to address the economy and technology. The goal of the Summit is cultivating potential opportunities for mutual partnerships.

The Summit will include the New Venture Competition, a professional platform designed to identify, nurture and showcase emerging entrepreneurs. Find out more and register.


OFFICE HOURS

Free Legal Information at Project Olympus

Friday, April 24, 2015 (3:00 pm - 4:30 pm)
Location: Project Olympus, 4620 Henry Street, Pittsburgh 15213

Have a legal question about your startup idea? Ask Adam Kelson, partner at Saul Ewing, LLP in Pittsburgh, during legal office hours. To register, send an email to akelson@saul.com.

Insurance for Startups

Thursday, April 30, 2015 (2:00 pm - 5:00 pm)
Location: Project Olympus, 4620 Henry Street, Pittsburgh 15213

Having the right insurance at the right time for a startup is smart business. Find out what you need and when from Sean Ruppert, a commercial insurance agent and practicing business attorney. No appointment is needed. Contact Sean at sruppert@centuryinsure.com with questions.


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OPPORTUNITIES

SOFTWARE DEVELOPER NEEDED FOR CREATOR OF SMART WIRELESS HEADSET

Maven Machines, developer of a smart wireless headset that uses sensors to determine if the wearer is alert or fatigued, has created a wireless Bluetooth headset for truck drivers. Maven seeks a software developer experienced in mobile development (Android and iOS), firmware, machine learning, algorithms and data visualization. Find out more about this position. Contact avishai@mavenmachines.com to apply.

CMU'S NEBULUS AUDIO SEEKS DEVELOPERS AND INTERNS

Nebulus Audio is a musician discovery platform with a unique tool for collaborating with other musicians. By coupling cutting-edge musician recommendation algorithms with a browser-based application for music arrangement, Nebulus is changing the way music is made. Front and back-end developers are needed, as well as summer interns and full-time software developers. Find out more at nebulus.io. Contact
rkotcher@nebulus.io to apply.

DESIGNER AND ENGINEERING JOBS WITH EXPII

Expii, a VC-funded CMU faculty startup, is seeking a Senior Designer and a Full Stack Engineer to inspire a generation to embrace learning and level-up the human race by revolutionizing education. Expii empowers you to collaboratively create interactive expositions on high school subjects such as math and science on an open platform. Find out more about the Senior Designer and Full Stack Engineer opportunities.

OPPORTUNITY FOR A LOCAL ENTREPRENEUR

CREATE Lab, an initiative at CMU designed to explore socially meaningful innovation and deployment of robotic technologies, is planning to spin off its product plus service package – Message From Me. A local entrepreneur  interested in leading this project is needed. This early education product is currently implemented in schools across PA and WV, and is receiving overwhelming attention from the parent and teacher community. If interested contact manojravi@cmu.edu.

APPLY FOR SUMMER@HIGHLAND ACCELERATOR  

Summer@Highland is a startup accelerator that helps the next generation of student entrepreneurs build their companies during the summer. Selected teams receive a $20K investment, free office space and the opportunity to leverage the network and experience of the Highland partners. Members of the program have raised over $230M in aggregate venture capital and have built businesses acquired by the likes of Dropbox, Google and Oracle.

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