Events in July 2021

  • Jul 29

    Health Tech Entrepreneurs Meetup

    Actually getting started: All the details, and why they matter Join us for a monthly meetup where health tech entrepreneurs (and those who are entrepre-curious) can share real-life experiences, exchange advice, and provide support! Are you someone who: Wants to learn about building a startup, but doesn’t know where to start? Understands the basic concepts […]

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    Location: Zoom
    Category: External Events, FastForward, FastForward U
  • All Day
  • Jul 30

    Google for Startups Accelerator: Black Founders

    Google for Startups Accelerator: Black Founders is a 10-week digital accelerator program for Seed to Series A technology startups in North America. The accelerator program is designed to bring the best of Google’s programs, products, people and technology to Black founder communities across North America. In addition to mentorship and technical project support, the accelerator […]

    When:
    Location: Application
    Category: External Events, FastForward, FastForward U

Events in August 2021

  • Aug 06

    Apply for LEADS: Leadership in Analytics and Data Science

    Johns Hopkins Medicine LEADS (Leadership in Analytics and Data Science) is a data stewardship leadership program for analysts hosted by the Technology Innovation Center in partnership with the Johns Hopkins Medicine Data Trust. Participants benefit from weekly lectures and workshops that build knowledge in theories and methodologies related to health care data compilation, analysis and […]

    When:
    Location: Application
    Category: FastForward, FastForward U, Johns Hopkins Events
  • Aug 06

    August Faculty and Startup Office Hours with Sean Tunis, MD, MSc

    Johns Hopkins innovators are invited to meet with Sean Tunis, MD, MSc, President of Health Technology Assessment International and FastForward Mentor in Residence to discuss the regulatory process of high-impact discoveries. Johns Hopkins faculty and startup leaders will gain insight from Dr. Tunis’ experience as a regulatory expert, entrepreneur, clinician, and mentor. Office hour sessions […]

    When:
    Location: Zoom
    Category: FastForward, Office Hours
  • Aug 09

    August Faculty Office Hours with Sashank Reddy, MD, PhD

    Johns Hopkins biomedical innovators are invited to meet with Dr. Sashank Reddy, Medical Director of Johns Hopkins Technology Ventures (JHTV) to discuss the commercialization of high-impact discoveries. Johns Hopkins faculty participants will gain insight from Dr. Reddy’s experience as an entrepreneur, investigator, clinician, and mentor. Office hour sessions provide an opportunity to discuss how to: […]

    When:
    Location: Zoom
    Category: Office Hours
  • All Day
  • Aug 29

    United Way of Central Maryland’s Changemaker Challenge

    United Way of Central Maryland’s Changemaker Challenge aims to spark social innovation to address challenges facing our communities. Through the Changemaker Challenge, finalists will pitch innovative programs that benefit the residents of our region. Finalists will receive group and 1:1 coaching and mentorship, professionally edited pitch videos, and promotion through United Way of Central Maryland’s networks and owned platforms and earned media. Selection, coaching, filming, pitching, and awards will be […]

    When:
    Location: Application
    Category: External Events, FastForward U, Social Innovation Lab

Events in September 2021

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  • Sep 01

    I-Corps Fall 2021 Program Applications are Open

    The I-Corps program is an immersive learning experience developed by the National Science Foundation for researchers, faculty, students, and others to determine if the problem they are working to solve exists on a larger scale in the market. To date, more than 200 teams have engaged directly with Johns Hopkins I-Corps program which challenges participants […]

    When:
    Location: Application
    Category: FastForward, FastForward U, I-Corps
  • Sep 10

    JHU Social Enterprise Bootcamp - Fall 2021

    The SAIS Social Enterprise Accelerator, Co-curricular and Experiential Learning Office, and JHU Social Innovation Lab present the SOCIAL ENTERPRISE BOOTCAMP FALL 2021. Who is eligible? Current JHU Students at SAIS and Carey Business School enrolled in ongoing degree programs are invited to attend the Social Enterprise Bootcamp, a one-day intensive program focusing on skills essential […]

    When:
    Location: Johns Hopkins SAIS
    Category: FastForward U, Johns Hopkins Events, Social Innovation Lab
  • Sep 13

    2021 BioHealth Capital Region Virtual Forum

    Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, DC set the bar high for biotech innovation. Join us for the 7th Annual BioHealth Capital Region Forum that will highlight the accomplishments of today and chart our successes of tomorrow. This event is free for executive-level biotech leaders and is presented by the Association of University Research Parks, AstraZeneca, BioHealth […]

    When:
    Location: Virtual
    Category: External Events, FastForward, FastForward U
  • All Day
  • Sep 17

    Founder City 2021

    A hybrid event that brings together some of the most essential pillars of the startup community; pitches, capital, mentorship & connection. VC Pitch Competition A venture capital pitch competition open to all Maryland-based startups will set the stage for our hybrid conference. Utilizing an app-based video pitch platform, Thumbraise, we’ve created a place where founders […]

    When:
    Location: Virtual and In-Person
    Category: FastForward, FastForward U, Pitch Competitions
  • Sep 27

    September Faculty Office Hours with Sashank Reddy, MD, PhD

    Johns Hopkins biomedical innovators are invited to meet with Dr. Sashank Reddy, Medical Director of Johns Hopkins Technology Ventures (JHTV) to discuss the commercialization of high-impact discoveries. Johns Hopkins faculty participants will gain insight from Dr. Reddy’s experience as an entrepreneur, investigator, clinician, and mentor. Office hour sessions provide an opportunity to discuss how to: […]

    When:
    Location: Zoom
    Category: Office Hours

Events in October 2021

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  • Oct 02

    Minority Innovation Weekend 2021 Presented by Fearless

    Minority Innovation Weekend (MIW) is a weekend summit dedicated to aiding innovators of color with launch tech-focused startups, exploring trending technologies, and showcasing tech startups that have a minority founder or co-founder. MIW’s goal is to facilitate innovators of color learning how to take an idea or concept and launch a tech-focused business. MIW will […]

    When:
    Location: Virtual
    Category: External Events, FastForward, FastForward U
  • Oct 04

    Bio Innovation Conference SAVE THE DATE

    Presented by Maryland Life Sciences, a division of the Maryland Tech Council, the Bio Innovation Conference is driving the future of life sciences in Maryland. This conference provides a forum for professionals from industry, academia and government to discuss trends and insight into Maryland’s burgeoning life sciences industry and topics related to funding, structuring, commercialization […]

    When:
    Location: Virtual
    Category: External Events
  • Oct 13

    2021 Global Consortium of Entrepreneurship Centers (GCEC) Conference

    Hosted by Loyola University Maryland and the University of Baltimore Register with Early Bird Prices Now 2021 GCEC Awards Now Open! Learn more and apply: globalentrepreneurshipconsortium.org/gcec-awards/ Stay Connected All Year with GCEC! Join us for the virtual connections monthly webinars. The GCEC is the premier academic organization addressing the emerging topics of importance to the nation’s university-based […]

    When:
    Location: Virtual and In-Person
    Category: External Events
  • Oct 13

    TEDCO’s 2021 Entrepreneur Expo

    The annual Entrepreneur Expo brings together all of Maryland’s various entrepreneurial resources across the State into one place at one time. The Expo draws 900+ of the region’s top entrepreneurs, business owners, angel and venture capital investors, legislators and influencers. The day is jam-packed full of workshops, roundtable discussions, and pitch opportunities offering a great […]

    When:
    Location: Virtual
    Category: External Events, FastForward, FastForward U