Entrepreneurship + Innovation

Entrepreneurship + Innovation at the Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering empowers all undergraduate and graduate students, faculty, staff, and alumni to leverage an entrepreneurial mindset to advance their ideas for the benefit of our economy and society.

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Check out the top ASU entrepreneurs at Venture Devils: Demo Day, April 22

Join us in celebration of the hard work, dedication, and continued success of our Venture Devils founders! All ASU students, faculty members and staff interested in entrepreneurship and innovation are invited to the Venture Devils: Demo Day on Saturday, April 22, 2023! The top ASU-affiliated ventures across a variety of verticals and industries will deliver…

Check out the ASU Tech Startup Happy Hour, March 24

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….

United States Patent and Trademark Office visits ASU Feb. 24

Join Judiciary leadership from the United States Patent and Trademark Office to learn about IP, trademarks and the opportunity to meet one-on-one! USPTO Presentation + Office Hours for ASU StudentsFriday, Feb. 24, 202311 a.m.–1:30 p.m.Engineering Center G (ECG) Generator Labs 101, Tempe campus [map] and virtualRegister to attend Do you have a novel idea or…

Logo for Launch Days. Just Start Explore the possibilities of entrepreneurship. Learn how to fund and develop your ideas. Hosted by the J. Orin Edson Entrepreneurship + Innovation Institute at Arizona State University. entrepreneurship.asu.edu.

Launch Days: Discover possibilities with entrepreneurship in February

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…

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.