Major Upcoming Events
LaunchCMU Spring 2018
A Technology Startup and Research Showcase
Wednesday, May 16, 2018
Oracle Conference Center
350 Oracle Pkwy
Redwood City, CA 94065
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New Fund Invests in Future of CMU Innovators, Entrepreneurs!
Registration Opens April 30, 2018
Entrepreneurs with a Carnegie Mellon University connection will have access to a new fund that will award $500K to selected startups.
The Industrial Technology Investment Corporation (ITIC) is partnering with CMU's Swartz Center for Entrepreneurship to create the ITIC Fund, presented by Carnegie Mellon University. The program is being managed by CMU alumna Cinnie Huang, an ITIC investment manager. Huang earned a master's degree in human computer interaction and bachelor's degrees in business administration and human computer interaction, all in 2010.
ITIC has invested over $12 billion in companies around the world. It is the investment arm of the Taiwan-based Industrial Technology Research Institute, a nonprofit research and development organization engaging in applied research and technical services. Young startups that are accepted into the program will receive a $500K investment and access to the Industrial Technology Research Institute's network of 6,000 experts, industrial partners, angel investor and CEO networks and other universities.
April 30, 2018 - Registration opens
May 21, 2018 - Registration closes
June 4, 2018 - Finalists announced