NextGen Hall: Advancing excellence, innovation, and entrepreneurship
Congratulations to the 29 UConn undergraduates who have been awarded UConn IDEA Grants! 19 of the award recipients will be completing individual projects, and 10 will be working on collaborative group projects. The award recipients represent a variety of disciplines, from nursing to elementary education, animal science to biomedical engineering. They will work on designing […]Read More
In the middle of a June night in 1983, a 100-foot span of the Mianus River Bridge in Greenwich, Conn., collapsed, plunging two cars and two tractor-trailers into the river 70 feet below. Three people died, three were seriously injured, and diverted I-95 traffic snarled local streets for six months. Inspections revealed that an […]Read More
The UConn Entrepreneurship and Innovation Society hosted the second annual HackUConn event on March 24th into the 25th in NextGen 012. A hackathon is an event that promotes a collaborative effort among teams to innovate and invent. The HackUConn event brought together motivated students, industry sponsors, and experienced mentors to encourage networking, creativity, and problem […]Read More
Monday, August 21st, 2017
06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Stamford Campus1194 Washington Blvd., Stamford, CT
A meetup is a community of people interested in the same topic that are organized to get together regularly to learn more and network.
1) It is open to anyone.
2) Registration is available vis-a-vis the meetup website, I've attached it here. First you register with http://meetup.com, then you join the meetup you would like to join, then you register for the events that you will attend.
3) The program is listed on the site for August 21, 2018. You will also see the registration.
Thursday, September 14th, 2017
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
OtherThe Space in Hamden
Want Connecticut's Innovation Ecosystem to fund your idea? We would love to help. CTNext, a support network for Connecticut entrepreneurs, is looking to give our state's most promising startups-yours!-grants of up to $10,000 to fund projects that help to advance businesses.
Selected applicants will then be invited to one of our Entrepreneur Innovation Awards (EIAs) events for the final phase of review, where you will be asked to present your idea live to a panel comprised of entrepreneurial experts.
The application deadline is August 11th.
See link to website for more information!
Monday, October 16th, 2017
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Early Deadline to Apply is July 14, 2017
ABOUT THE USDD:
Every six months, the University Startups Demo Day engages with universities to accept 200 of their best university startups to be scored by a Corporate Selection Committee consisting of Fortune 500 companies. These double-curated startups by academia and industry represent the very top startups coming out of American universities that are industry aligned. The University IP Into University Startups (IP2Startups) program provide Fortune 500 companies an effective way to identify university technologies that correspond to business unit needs that can be licensed or commercialized by university startups. Our Investor Roadshow program provides funding for select Demo Day companies that develop towards corporate milestones over 2-7 years from the IP2Start and Demo Day programs.
For University Startups Demo Day information video on YouTube: https://youtu.be/Po-MiqqGhkI
Wednesday, December 6th, 2017
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
CALL FOR TOP INNOVATORS!
The 12th annual conference will showcase more than 50 of the hottest early-stage and emerging-growth technology, ed-tech, clean-tech, life sciences/healthcare, and healthcare IT innovators.
If you are a startup seeking capital and/or partnerships, submit your plan for the opportunity to present at The 12th Annual New England Venture Summit, the premier venue connecting emerging growth companies with active Venture Capitalists, Angel Investors, Corporate VCs, and Investment Firms.
Presented by youngStartup Ventures, The 2017 New England Venture Summit provides an unparalleled opportunity for startups to meet, network, and showcase their innovative investment opportunities to a leading group of investors.
Apply to present:
Nominate a Company:
First round submission deadline for presenting company applications is August 17th.
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