2015 Idea Competition featured in The Temple News
Be sure to check out the great coverage of the 18th Annual Innovative Idea Competition in The Temple News. Learn more about our finalists presentations and see some exclusive video footage from the event!
18th Annual Idea Competition Presentation & Awards Reception Recap
On November 11, Temple students and faculty swarmed to the Undergraduate Commons to watch the finalists present their ideas, Shark Tank style. Our panel of judges, Bethany Edwards, Glen Gaddy, Fred Berg and Zachary Thomson, came ready to fire the tough questions at our finalists. It was an exciting atmosphere to be a part of. […]
Next on our calendar: BYOBB Information Session #2
Want to learn how to be the 2016 Winner of the Be Your Own Boss Bowl? You’re in luck! Come out for our information session on Wednesday November 18 from 12:00 to 1:00 P.M. in the IEI Lab. Food and drinks will be provided.
Congratulations to the 2015 Innovative Idea Competition Winners!
The Innovation and Entrepreneurship Institute would like to thank everyone who participated in and contributed to the 18th Annual Innovative Idea competition. We received an unprecedented amount of applications this year representing a large variety of majors and schools throughout Temple. We would like to extend our congratulations to the 2015 winners: Anne Nelson Grand […]
Applications Now Open for Cupid’s Cup Entrepreneurship Competition
Applications are now being accepted for the 2016 Cupid’s Cup Entrepreneurship Competition, presented by Under Armour Founder and CEO Kevin Plank. Cupid’s Cup aims to reach the top entrepreneurial minds in the country, and more importantly, to inspire and foster the community of college students and recent graduates who have already followed Plank’s lead and are […]
Coming up: Idea Competition Presentation & Awards Reception
Like the show Shark Tank? Come watch our Idea Competition finalists pitch their ideas live, Shark Tank style at the Idea Competition Presentation & Awards Reception. The event will be hosted on Wednesday, November 11 at 4:00 P.M. in the Undergraduate Commons. Food and drinks will be provided. We hope to see you there!
Our 18th Annual Innovative Idea Competition Finalists
We are pleased to announce the finalists for our 18th Annual Innovative Idea Competition. With more than 350 submissions, our finalists include: Seed Dyes (Tyler Stoltzfus, Fox) Pound Cake Incorporated (Camille Bell, SMC ‘15) Self-Stabilizing Gloves (Sabrina Zouaghi, CST) Quick Stabilizing Carbon (Stephen Peduto, Engineering) Fumi Convertor (Meckell Strickland-Dulaney, Fox) My Menu Genie (Shahd Azab, CST) […]
‘Financials Made Simple’ Workshop Recap
“Most companies stop creating their business plans because of the financials… Professor Carey makes them incredibly simple to understand” –Ellen Weber On November 5, a packed room full of students gathered in the IEI Lab to listen to Professor Carey’s business plan workshop on financials. Specifically, his presentation focused on the past, present and future […]
Don’t forget: ‘Financials Made Simple’ workshop is tomorrow!
Strategic Management Professor Dwight Carey’s business plan workshop, ‘Financials Made Simple’ is tomorrow in the IEI Lab from 4:00 to 5:15 P.M. Food and drinks will be provided. Be sure to stop by, you won’t want to miss this one!
Biomeme Fireside Chat Recap
On October 27, Max Perelman of Biomeme, Inc. joined us for a Fireside Chat. Biomeme, a Philadelphia biotech startup, offers a device that attaches to your iPhone and enables you to perform gold-standard DNA analysis. During his presentation, Max explained how he co-founded Biomeme and discussed some of the successes and challenges his innovation faces. Afterwards, […]
Innovative Idea Competition Submission Deadline is 10/28!
Don’t forget to submit your idea into the Innovative Idea Competition by Wednesday, October 28 at 11:59 P.M. Take the risk- you could win $2,500 to help you better develop your business idea! Click here for access to the application.
Fireside Chat with Biomeme- 10/27/15
Biomeme, the Philadelphia biotech start up, will be joining us for a Fireside Chat on 10/27. It will be held in the IEI Lab from 4:00- 5:15 PM. Food and drinks will be provided. We hope to see you there! Register to attend here.
TechConnect Workshop Recap
Entrepreneurs and technologists joined Temple University staff and students in The Egg for the TechConnect workshop on October 16. The all-day workshop helped attendees develop their biomedical and healthcare technology ideas through a variety of business models and strategies. Throughout the day, attendees listened to sessions lead by both Dr. Rob McNamee of Temple and […]
Idea Competition Coaching Session Recap
On October 14, Temple students from every school and college gathered in the IEI Lab to receive coaching on their ideas for the Idea Competition. In a round table fashion, students sat with local entrepreneurs and pitched their ideas to them. During the hour session, coaches were able to give students advice on how they […]
Value Proposition Workshop- 10/20/15
Join us next week for our Value Proposition Workshop with David Calabrese. It will be held on 10/20 at 4:00 PM in the IEI Lab-Alter Hall 503D. Learn more about this critical component of all business plans and how to also create a winning business model. Food and drinks will be provided.