2017 Important Dates & Deadlines
Tues, Nov 1: Registration Opens.
View competition application requirements: Executive summary [pdf] and video pitch constraints via the Swartz Center website
Mon, Nov 28:
Declaration of Intent to Compete Due; If you register via Startup Compete
by this date you will be guaranteed to be assigned a coach for the rest of the competition; for those who register after November 28, we cannot guarantee that you will be assigned a coach for the competitionThurs, Jan 19:
Round 1 Submission Deadline at 11:59 PM EST.
Round 1 executive summary
[pdf] and video pitch dueFri, Jan 20:
Round 1 judges can view team’s applications at 5:00 pm ESTTues, Jan 31:
Round 1 judging ends at 11:59 PM ESTWed, Feb 1:
Teams Notified; Round 2 begins at 5:00 PM ESTSun, Feb 19:
Round 2 Submission Deadline at 11:59 PM EST.
Round 2 updated executive summary
[pdf] and video pitch dueMon, Feb 20:
Round 2 judges can view team’s applications at 5:00 PM ESTWed, March 1:
Round 2 judging ends at 11:59 PM ESTThurs, March 2:
Teams Notified; Round 3 Begins at 5:00 PM ESTTues, March 14:
Round 3 Mini-Business Plan
[pdf] Due at 11:59 PM ESTWed, March 15:
Round 3 judges can view team’s applications at 5:00 PM ESTTues, March 21:
Live Final Round will be held at Carnegie Mellon University, Gates Hillman CenterWed, March 22:
Judges have until 5:00 PM EST to complete Startup Compete feedback