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Six teams of Penn State York students, who have been working on projects for months, will make their final pitches and presentations in a “Shark Tank”-style competition, at noon on Friday, April 21, in the Start-Up Challenge Finale. Teams will go head-to-head in the 90-minute competition with only one team emerging as The Graham Center Innovator.
A little less than two years after the launch of the Fund for Innovation, Invent Penn State has backed nearly 50 emerging Penn State technologies and has provided startup funding to promising new ventures that were born out of the program.
More than 85 events are set to engage enterprising students with entrepreneurial leaders during Penn State Startup Week, beginning April 17.
April 19–20, 2018 – All Day
Invent Penn State is pleased to announce the second Invent State Venture & IP Conference. The goal of this exciting event is to bring together promising technology companies from across the country with investors seeking ground floor investment opportunities.