Show & Tell-Project Olympus - Carnegie Mellon University

Project Olympus Show & Tell

Project Olympus Show & Tells are hugely popular venues for providing a window into the many exciting developments on campus and for connecting students and faculty with the wider business and entrepreneurial community.

Spring Carnival Show & Tell 20

Date: Thursday April 14, 2016 
Time: 4:30 to 6 pm 
Location: McConomy Auditorium with Networking Reception in Connan
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Poster [.pdf]

We have another fun and stimulating program in store, chock full of exciting talent and ideas, showcasing university research, innovations, companies and connections. You will be amazed.

We are pleased to acknowledge, and gratefully thank, K&L Gates for its generous support of this and other Olympus Show & Tells.

SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT!

CHIMP (the CMU Highly Intelligent Mobile Platform), as seen in the NOVA program "Rise of the Robots," will make a rare public appearance (and performance) at the Olympus Spring Carnival Show & Tell!

SPRING CARNIVAL SHOW & TELL PROGRAM

PROJECT OLYMPUS
• Prof. Lenore Blum, Founding Director, Project Olympus

A FOCUS on UNIVERSITY RESEARCH
• Prof. Alison Barth, Biological Sciences (MCS), Interim Director, Brain Hub
“How does experience shape the brain?”
• Mike Vande Weghe, Lead Robotics Engineer (RI and NREC)
“CHIMP and Rise of the Robots”

A FOCUS on START-UPS and INNOVATIONS: Meet the Students
• Kit Needham, Olympus Entrepreneur-in-Residence, introduces
Olympus Student PROBE projects and the student Spark Grant Fund:

• eeBooks* – Eleanor Haglund (Senior, Dietrich)
• Chiroprktr* – Torrell Jackson (MBA candidate, Tepper)
• VIT* – Andy Chan (on leave at AlphaLab/Gear)
• NoRilla* – Nesra Yannier (PhD candidate, HCII)
• AeroLabs* – James Laney (MS candidate, Global MISM)
• Nimbus – Xunjie Zhang (MS candidate, RI)

and looking into the future…
• Anshuman Kumar (MS candidate, III), Carnegie Mellon Hyperloop team
“High Speed Ground Transportation: It’s Rocket Science”

Olympus CONNECTS
• Raffi Krikorian, Engineering Lead at Uber's Advanced Technologies Center
“From the Valley to the ‘Burgh: How do we fare?”

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* also, a CMU NSF I-Corps team


Show & Tell Archive

Project Olympus Show & Tell 19

Thursday April 16, 2015, 5:30-7:00 pm, McConomy Auditorium. 
Poster [.pdf]

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Project Olympus Show & Tell 18

Thursday April 10, 2014, 4:30-6:00 pm, McConomy Auditorium. Poster [.pdf]

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Project Olympus Show & Tell 17

Thursday, April 18, 2013, 4:30-6:00 pm, McConomy Auditorium. Poster [.pdf]

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Project Olympus Show & Tell 16

Thursday, Oct 4, 2012, 5-6:30 pm, Rashid Auditorium. Poster [.pdf]

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Poject Olympus Spring Carnival Show & Tell 15

Thurs, April 19, 2012, 4:30-6:00 pm, McConomy Auditorium
Poster [.pdf]

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Project Olympus Show & Tell 14

Monday, Nov 14, 2011, 5-6:30 pm, Rashid Auditorium. Poster [.pdf]

Lenore Blum Takeo Kenade Gilgor Kit Needham Morse

Project Olympus Show & Tell 12

Thurs, April 14, 2011, 4:30-6:00 pm, McConomy Auditorium.
Poster [.pdf]

Lenore Blum show & tell 12 Seth Goldstein Carlos Guestrin
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Project Olympus Show & Tell 11

Tuesday, Feb 22, 2011 4:30-6:00 pm, Rashid Auditorium
Poster [.pdf]

Lenore Blum Howie Choset Manuela Veloso
Tom Link Jeff Mullen Derek Lomas

Project OlympusShow & Tell 10

Tuesday, October 5, 2010 4:00-5:30 pm, Rashid Auditorium
Poster [.pdf]
Jeannette Wing Luis Von Ahn Seth Goldstein Lenore Blum Carlos Guestrin
David Kaufer Ananda Gunawardena Mona Abdel-Halim Ayan Kishore

Project Olympus Show & Tell 9

Wednesday, February 24, 2010, 5:00pm - 6:30pm, Rashid Auditorium Poster [.pdf]

Lenore Blum Tiziana adriene treuille
Robert Hamshire SmartMirror Luke Skurman

Project Olympus Show & Tell 8

Wednesday, March 18, 2009, 3:30 - 5:00 pm, Collaborative Innovation Center, Carnegie Mellon Poster[.pdf] Slide Show [.pdf]

Ann Swift David Chen Tom Mitchell maxine esquenazi
Lenore Blum alberto gandini nancy fooala

Project Olympus Show & Tell 7

Wednesday, January 21, 2009, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Collaborative Innovation Center Carnegie Mellon Poster[.pdf]  Slide Show[.pdf]

Lenore Blum Harold Miller Luis von Ahn marek michalowski
lorrie cranor jose moura unknown

Project Olympus Show & Tell 6

Wednesday, October 22, 2008, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Collaborative Innovation Center, Carnegie Mellon Poster[.pdf] Slide Show[.pdf]

Lenore Blum Randy Bryant Jessica Hodgins Jessica Tribus
Matt Humphrey Rich Lunak JayS

Project Olympus Show & Tell 5

Wednesday, April 23, 2008, 3:30-5:00 pm
Collaborative Innovation Center, Carnegie Mellon Poster.[pdf] Slide Show [.pdf]

Lenore Blum Mor Hackor Nancy Pollard priya
Carol Frieze women at scs audrey russo

Project Olympus Show & Tell 4

Wednesday, March 26, 2008, 3:30-5:00 pm
Collaborative Innovation Center, Carnegie Mellon Poster[.pdf]  Slide Show[.pdf]

Lenore Blum Seth Goldstein Carlos Guestrin Latanya Sweeney
Jeff Mullen and Ryan AlphaLab Karl

Olympus Show & Tell 2

Tuesday, September 25, 2007, 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Lecture Hall, Collaborative Innovation Center, Carnegie Mellon
Slide Show [.pdf]

Betty Cheng Carl Curlander Luis von Ahn
Matt roni-rosenfeld Lenore Blum

Olympus Inaugural Show & Tell

Thursday, June 7, 2007 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm Slide Show [.pdf]

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Project Olympus Show & Tell

Project Olympus Show & Tells are hugely popular venues for providing a window into the many exciting developments on campus and for connecting students and faculty with the wider business and entrepreneurial community.

Donor Recognition

   K&L Gates

Project Olympus thanks
K&L Gates for its generous support of the Show & Tell series.

what they say

    Jim Jen AlphaLab Project Olympus

Jim Jen, Director of Innovation Works AlphaLab 

"Project Olympus has provided tremendous benefit to the region in bringing together the academic, business and technology communities and encouraging entrepreneurship, especially within the Carnegie Mellon community. Innovation Works and AlphaLab is proud to be a partner of Project Olympus as we share a common vision to encourage entrepreneurship and to keep valuable talent here in the region. Several of the AlphaLab companies have been Project Olympus PROBEs and we view Carnegie Mellon/Project Olympus as a vital source of prospective AlphaLab participants."

Director of Innovation Works AlphaLab