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Idea Challenge Events

Please Join Us for Our Spring 2021 Events!

Spring 2021 Event Postcard (pdf)


Date & TimeEventLocation / Link
December 1, 2020$50K Idea Challenge Application OpensOnline
February 2, 2021
5:30 - 7 p.m.
2021 $50K Idea Challenge
Kick-off and Idea Hack
Registration closed
February 12
5 p.m.
$50K Idea Challenge Application
Closes
Online
February 18
5:30 - 7 p.m.
Workshop 1:
Identifying Problems
Registration closed
February 22
5:30 - 7 p.m.
Workshop 2:
Assessing Opportunities and Value Proposition
Registration closed
February 25
5:30 - 7 p.m.
Workshop 3:
Developing Business Models
Registration closed
March 2
5:30 - 7 p.m.
Workshop 4:
Delivering Your Rocket Pitch
Registration closed
March 5
5 p.m.
Idea Plan DuePlease log into the Manage your TeamMaker page
and click on the "Start Idea Plan" link for your project.
March 15Semi-Finalists AnnouncedVia Email and Social Media
March 15 - 19Rocket Pitch CoachingTo schedule a virtual meeting, please email: DifferenceMaker@uml.edu
March 26
5 p.m.
Revised Idea Plan Due
Rocket Pitch PPT Presentation Due
Idea Plan: Submit Online
Rocket Pitch PPT Presentation email to: DifferenceMaker@uml.edu
April 7
5 - 8 p.m.
Preliminary Pitch-Off
Not open to the public
This event will be conducted in a live, virtual format.
April 14
5 - 8:30 p.m.
$50K Idea ChallengeRegistration Closed