Bring your business skills into community schools — and earn a $100 honorarium!
- Serve as a mentor to middle and high school teams working on startup ideas
- Become a part of our innovative new Launchpad program
- Time commitment: 4 weeks x 1.5 – 2 hours in La Jolla, starting on/around 9/20
- Interested? Contact Launchpad Founder Tina Klein: firstname.lastname@example.org
EvoNexus Demo Day
Thursday, September 28, 2017, 5:30pm – 8:00pm,
Qualcomm, Building N, Irwin M. Jacobs Hall, 5775 Morehouse Drive, San Diego, CA 92121. Register.
- Pre-Registration: (Pre-registration closes at 7:00PM on 9/26/17)
- FREE – EvoNexus Mentor Sponsors*
- FREE – Students, Military & Press**
- $20.00 – Non-Sponsors
AGENDA for Thurs, Sept. 28:
5:30-6:30PM Registration, Reception, & Company Demos
6:30-7:35PM Pitches & Audience Vote
7:35-8:00PM: Networking & Event Ends
(photo is from previous year, cred: https://evonexus.org/events/demo-day-fall-2017/)
SD Hacks 2017
Friday-Sunday, October 20-22, 2017, Rimac Arena, UC San Diego, 9730 Hopkins Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093. Register
What is a hackathon?
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Do I have to pay to get in?
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Calling All Female Founders!
Girls in Tech AMPLIFY – Women’s Pitch Competition October 18, 2017, Zendesk, San Francisco, CA. During this competition, female entrepreneurs will pitch their early-stage technology startup onstage to a panel of seasoned technorati and investors to be judged based on the innovativeness and viability of the product or service. Winners will receive a cash prize along with additional resources such as office space, laptops or equipment to move their startup forward. To apply and for more information, visit http://amplify.girlsintech.org/
Applications for the 2017-18 Westly Prize for Young Innovators of California are due by 11:59 pm Pacific Time on October 15, 2017, with Demo Day and selection on January 20, 2018. Grand prize winners will receive $25,000 and honorable mention winners will receive $5,000. Applicants under age 28 as of December 31, 2017 who live, work, or attend school in California — or who come from California and attend school elsewhere — are eligible to win. For more information, visit http://westly.org/westly-prize/
Applications Now Being Accepted for the Triton Innovation Challenge
Open to ALL UC San Diego students, faculty and staff, the Triton Innovation Challenge focuses on fostering creativity and bringing to the spotlight commercially promising, environmentally focused (comes from, inspired by, or directly impacts nature) technologies. The competition awards $11,000 in cash prizes. Social innovation ideas and those with or without prototypes are encouraged to apply. Applications are due by 9AM on October 16, 2017! For more information and to apply: http://rady.ucsd.edu/centers/ciid/triton-innovation-challenge/