Events in March 2021

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  • Mar 01

    Apply for FastForward U's Ignite Fund

    The Ignite Fund offers Hopkins student entrepreneurs access to funding throughout the academic year. The fund’s purpose is to support discrete tasks that will help move a venture forward. In focusing funding this way, we hope to provide student ventures access to capital at key moments. Award Criteria: Applications must identify a single discrete task […]

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    Location: Application
    Category: FastForward U, Funding
  • Mar 03

    7 Steps to Grow on Instagram in 2021

    Join FastForward U as they provide an updated 7 top steps on how to grow your following on Instagram in 2021. Workshop hosted by our social media expert, Marketing and Operations Coordinator, Kerry Ingram.

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    Location: Zoom
    Category: FastForward U
  • Mar 04

    Fireside Chat with Troy LeMaile-Stovall, Chief Executive Officer, TEDCO

    Please join us for a Fireside Chat session with Troy LeMaile-Stovall to learn about his vision for TEDCO programs and in supporting and strengthening the state of Maryland innovation ecosystem. TEDCO (Maryland Technology Development Corporation) provides entrepreneurs in the state of Maryland with critical early stage funding, resources, and connections that technology startups need to […]

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    Location: Zoom
    Category: External Events
  • Mar 04

    Climate Change Innovation with Dr. Daniel Kammen

    What does a more climate-responsible future look like? What will our regional contributions be? Join Claire Broido Johnson, managing director of the University System of Maryland Momentum Fund, for a conversation with Daniel Kammen, MA, PhD, a leading renewable energy expert, professor of energy, government advisor, and startup founder. Hear about what we need to […]

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    Location: Virtual
    Category: Anchor Ventures
  • Mar 05

    2nd Annual Africa Business Conference 2021

    The Africa Business Club at the Johns Hopkins University – Carey Business School is pleased to announce the 2nd Annual Africa Business Conference, which will be virtual. The Annual Africa Business Conference is the Carey Business School’s signature event that brings together students, professionals, business leaders, and policy makers from across the U.S. and the […]

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    Location: Virtual
    Category: Johns Hopkins Events
  • Mar 09

    The Promote Debrief: Maximizing Research Impact - School of Nursing

    The PROMOTE Center at the Johns Hopkins School of Nursing is hosting an online forum on designing research for the real world. Elise Singer, national medical director at VillageMD, will give the keynote entitled “What the Real World Needs from Research.” Breakout sessions include: “Using Human Centered Design to Make Relevant Research,” led by Martha […]

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    Location: Zoom
    Category: Johns Hopkins Events
  • Mar 11

    Closing the Gap in Access to Capital: Women's History Month

    For entrepreneurs and early stage companies, raising capital can be challenging. For female entrepreneurs it can be even more challenging as they can experience gender bias in their efforts to be heard and to raise as much capital as their male counterparts. If you’re a woman of color, the numbers look even worse. In 2020, […]

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    Location: Virtual
    Category: External Events
  • Mar 22

    March 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: […]

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    Location: Zoom
    Category: Office Hours
  • Mar 24

    Digital Transformation Virtual Summit

    Join Maryland Technology, a division of the Maryland Tech Council, for our second annual virtual Digital Transformation Summit on March 24 + 25, 2021. Registration will be complimentary for all attendees. This year’s event will focus on the new normal we have been faced with and how businesses are using digital transformation to adapt to […]

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    Location: Virtual
    Category: External Events

Events in April 2021

  • Apr 23

    2021 Johns Hopkins Business Plan Competition

    Hosted by the Center for Leadership Education, the Johns Hopkins Business Plan Competition provides an opportunity for students to take a novel idea and develop a business plan around it. Over two stages of competition beginning on Feb. 25, students build an understanding of their target market and competitors, craft an effective market entry strategy, […]

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    Location: Virtual
    Category: Johns Hopkins Events
  • Apr 26

    April 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: […]

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    Location: Zoom
    Category: Office Hours
  • Apr 27

    Social Innovation Lab Innovator Showcase

    Save the date for our 2020-21 Social Innovation Lab’s Innovators Showcase! Held virtually this year, our event will feature the cohort’s remarkable 10 teams who work in fields ranging from fashion sustainability to civic engagement. The event will culminate in the announcement of the Cohort Prize, which is awarded to the team based on the […]

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    Location: Virtual
    Category: Social Innovation Lab

Events in October 2021

  • 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 […]

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    Location: The Hotel at the University of Maryland
    Category: External Events