Entrepreneurship Week 2016
Entrepreneurship Week – September 26 – October 4, 2016
Please join us for our third annual Entrepreneurship Week showcasing entrepreneurs and innovators across Duke
Monday, September 26th
Duke Innovation & Entrepreneurship Roundtable
Tuesday, September 27th
E-Fair: A Showcase of Engineering Design and Entrepreneurship
4:00 – 6:00PM, Fitzpatrick Center Atrium, Pratt School of Engineering
From student-led design teams to faculty-led startups, this event will highlight what engineering is all about. Join us for food, drink, and a celebration of engineering innovation.
Wednesday, September 28th
17th Annual Duke Startup Challenge Grand Finale
7:30PM, Geneen Auditorium, Fuqua School of Business
Hear pitches from the finalists from this year-long entrepreneurship competition and help select the winner of the $50,000 prize. Featuring Tatiana Birgisson ’12, founder of MATI Energy!
more info: http://www.dukestartupchallenge.org/
Thursday, September 29th
EvolveLaw – Legal Innovators Showcase
5:30 – 8:30PM, Duke Law School
Join us to hear new ideas from Legal Tech innovators who will pitch their start-ups, and Darwin Talks from thought-provoking experts who will share their ideas about where technology for law is heading. Free for students!
more info: http://bit.ly/2bWq9id
Friday, September 30th
Tours of the I&E Bullpen
Noon – 4:30PM, 215 Morris Street, Downtown Durham
Parking is located directly across the street
Home of Duke I&E, the Bullpen is the hub for all innovation and entrepreneurship activity at Duke University. Located in historic Downtown Durham, the Bullpen features collaboration, event, meeting and classroom space as well as the Duke I&E offices. We invite you to stop by our new space and discover what we’re developing in the heart of the Innovation District.
Tuesday, October 4th
DIHI Innovation Jam
1:00 – 3:00PM, Duke South Clinical Amphitheater, Duke Institute for Health Innovation (DIHI)
DIHI’s Innovation Jam is a Shark Tank-style event where Duke innovators, inventors and entrepreneurs will have an opportunity to pitch their health innovations to a team of internal Duke “investors.” Six presentations have been selected as finalists from a pool of applications we received this summer. All are welcome to attend the event to hear the top 6 pitches!
more info: http://www.dihi.org/news/innovation-jam-2016
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Join us for 4th Annual Duke StartupConnect! Students from all schools at Duke University are welcome to visit with startup employer…
Professor Davis will present on her research into the history of African-American women who have worked in the advertising industry.