One Weekend, 3 Bold Challenges, An Abundance of RewardsRegister for the 2022 Event
Friday, September 30 and Saturday, October 1, 2022
Location: ISU Research Park Core Facility
The ISU Innovation Prize is an incentive competition at Iowa State University that takes place on campus. Students, faculty and staff, and the entrepreneurial community are invited to participate! The Iowa State Pappajohn Center for Entrepreneurship and the Start Something – College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Program co-host the event.Register for the 2022 Event
The competition theme for the sixth annual event is Innovation at Iowa State. There will be three focus areas for participants to solve:
What to Expect?
During the event, participants will form in small groups, based on their interests and abilities, then choose one of the three Bold Challenges. Why small groups? With little to lose, entrepreneurial small teams are able to brainstorm and consistently outperform large groups when it comes to innovation. Incentive prizes are perfectly designed to harness this energy!
5:00 PM – 5:30 PM | Kick-off
5:30 PM – 7:30 PM | Creative Session
7:30 PM – 8:00 PM | Team Formation
8 PM | Team Kick-off + Active Work (building closes at 11:00 PM)
8:30 AM – 9:00 AM | Continental Breakfast
9:00 AM – 10:00 AM | Group Instructions
10:00 AM- 12:00 PM | Group Work Time
12:00 PM | Boxed Lunches
12:00 PM – 12: 30 PM | How to Pitch Like a Pro
12:30 PM – 2:30 PM | Pitch Refinement + Active Work (mentors available for virtual help)
2:30 PM – 3:00 PM | Instructions for Final Presentations
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM | Final Presentations
4:00 PM | Judges & AwardsRegister for the 2022 Event
PRIZES FOR THE WEEKEND
Please contact: Megan Graettinger, ISU Pappajohn Center for Entrepreneurship at email@example.com.