Upcoming Events

ISU Innovation Prize

Date & Time Friday, September 30 - Saturday, October 1
Location Student Innovation Center
Contact Megan Sweere, mjsweere@iastate.edu

One Weekend, 3 Bold Challenges, An Abundance of Rewards

Friday, September 30 – Saturday, October 1, 2022

The ISU Innovation Prize is an incentive competition at Iowa State University on the weekend of September 30 – October 1, 2022.  The Iowa State Pappajohn Center for Entrepreneurship and Start Something – Agriculture Program are co-hosting the event.  It will be held at the Iowa State Student Innovation Center.

The competition theme for the seventh annual event is Innovation at Iowa StateThere will be three focus areas for participants to solve: AgTech, EdTech, and Global Impact. To learn more, click here!

 

Schedule

FRIDAY 9/30

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)

SATURDAY 10/1

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 & Awards

Register
    It is not required to form a team before the event. Participants entering without a team will have the chance to form teams during Friday evening.
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.