rethinking pitch competitions: create value, not a spectacle
VentureWell Director of Venture Development, Eli Velasquez offers insights on how to develop pitch competitions that provide maximum support to startups.
Entrepreneurship Activities on Campus: Helping Students Leverage the Power of an Ecosystem
Faculty play a key role in helping students identify campus entrepreneurship activities that most align with their personal and professional interests.
Intensive Design Experience: Preparing Engineering Students for the Real World
An intensive design experience simulates a high-performance team situation to show students what it takes to succeed in the workforce or as an entrepreneur.
Why It’s Right to be Wrong: Successful Startups Challenge Assumptions
Startups that challenge assumptions early on are better able to develop solid strategies and lessen the chances of making costly missteps.
Grox Industries: Energy Efficiency is a Window of Opportunity for Cleantech UP Winners
Grox Industries’ nanomaterial-based glass window coating reduces energy loss by 50%, saving consumers up to 70% on their heating and cooling costs.
Infinite Cooling: Clean Energy Champions Aim to Save Power Plants Water and Money
Infinite Cooling invented technology to help power plants reduce water consumption by 20 to 30 percent and save millions of dollars each year.
How the Cleantech UP Competition Benefits Aspiring Student Entrepreneurs
Turning a game-changing technology into a commercial product requires a lot more than time in a lab.
How Participating in a Competition Can Help Your Biomedical Startup
Biomedical startup competitions are an excellent opportunity for young innovators to validate their idea, network with peers and industry, and most importantly, earn much-needed funding.