Events and opportunities open to all Arizona State University students.

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Launch Days: Discover possibilities with entrepreneurship

Who: All ASU students interested in entrepreneurship and innovation.  What: Each semester, the J. Orin Edson Entrepreneurship + Innovation Institute hosts a month-long campaign to promote and spread awareness about the programs and resources available to ASU students to explore entrepreneurship. This February, the Edson Entrepreneurship + Innovation Institute will be hosting a series of events and…

Open Pitch Week: All events held virtually via Zoom in MST. Must be an ASU student to pitch. Hosted by the J. Orin Edson Entrepreneurship + Innovation Institute at ASU.

Pitch an idea at Open Pitch Week, Feb. 20–24

Who: ASU’s top innovators and aspiring entrepreneurs looking to pitch their venture ideas. What: Have an idea? Whether it’s an idea you just thought of or something you’ve been brainstorming for a while, we encourage you to pitch it during Open Pitch Week February 20–24, 2023! During Open Pitch, ASU students have the opportunity to share their idea…

ASU Innovation Open. More than $200,000 in funding for collegiate founders. Harnessing the power of innovation to tackle the world's most challenging problems. Friday, Feb. 10, 2023, 1 p.m. MST. Rob & Melani Walton center for Planetary Health Auditorium (ISTB7), 777 East University Drive, Tempe, AZ 85281. Join in person or tune in live at https://ASU.io. Powered by eSeed Challenge, ASU Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering. Supported by Pangaea, SVB, August United, thumbraise.. Sponsored by Intel, ASU Board of Regents, Avnet, Source.

See the top student entrepreneurs compete at ASU Innovation Open, Feb. 10

You’re invited to the 2023 ASU Innovation Open, a global startup competition for student entrepreneurs. Twenty-five student teams from universities around the world will compete for a chance to win up to $200,000 — including a $100,000 grand prize. Join the live event or tune in virtually to cheer on collegiate innovators who are working…

GCSP and FURI student Raphael David

Attend a GCSP research stipend virtual info session, Feb. 22 or 28

The Fulton Schools Grand Challenges Scholars Program, known as GCSP, combines innovative curriculum and cutting-edge research experiences into an intellectual fusion that spans academic disciplines and includes entrepreneurial, global, and service learning opportunities. Learn more about the GCSP research stipend opportunity at one of two online sessions. GCSP Research Stipend Info SessionWednesday, Feb. 22, 20233–4…

Lindy Elkins-Tanton

Beyond the Bookshelf: A Portrait of the Scientist as a Young Woman, Feb. 8

Join the ASU Library for the next installment of the “Beyond the Bookshelf” series on Wednesday, Feb. 8, for a virtual conversation with Lindy Elkins-Tanton about her book, “Portrait of the Scientist as a Young Woman,” a memoir of her life as a scientist. Learn how Elkins-Tanton navigated challenges in her life to become the second woman…

Apply to Venture Devils to turn your idea into reality. Gain access to: Personalized mentoring, collaboration spaces, curated resources. Visit venturedevils.asu.edu

Apply to Venture Devils by Feb. 26 and turn your idea into reality

Venture Devils empowers the entrepreneurial success of founders by connecting them with Venture Mentors who provide personalized support. Accepted founders also receive direct access to ASU seed funding opportunities, training and development offerings and venture development spaces.

Canopy Central Lobby in maroon and gold.

Attend ASU Tech Startup Happy Hour, powered by ASU E+I @ Fulton and Hool Coury Law, Feb. 9

Who: ASU’s top and aspiring tech venture founders, including faculty spinout founders and management team members, are invited. The event will feature an informal round of introductions (or lightning venture pitches) by all in attendance. What: E+I @ Fulton Startup Happy Hour powered by Hool Coury Law is a monthly networking opportunity for all ages….