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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…

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…

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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….

Join us at ASU Techiepalooza powered by Hool Coury Law, Feb. 9

Who: ASU’s top techies and visiting founder guests are invited to mix and mingle with ASU’s most dynamic startup founders, along with some of the most influential leaders of our thriving innovation ecosystem, including Michael Hool, of Hool Coury Law, and Jake Slatnick, ASU Alum co-founder of Aira Power. What: Techiepalooza, powered by Hool Coury…

Join Arizona Microcredit Initiative today — learn more Jan. 18 and 19

Are you passionate about serving the local community? Creative and motivated? Enjoy working with real people and real problems? Arizona Microcredit Initiative is now accepting applications for future staff members. Arizona Microcredit Initiative is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that empowers underserved entrepreneurs to start or expand businesses through consulting services, microloans and business instruction. We are…