Events in April 2024

  • Apr 26

    HopStart 2024

    Join us for HopStart 2024! Current Hopkins undergraduate, graduate, and postdoctoral students are invited to participate in our annual business plan and pitch competition. Over several rounds of competition running from mid-February to competition day on April 26, teams will submit business plans and develop pitches for their exciting and innovative startup ideas. Teams will […]

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    Location: Baltimore
    Category: Competitions, FastForward, Johns Hopkins Events, Pava Center
  • All Day
  • Apr 29

    Spark Showcase Spring 2024: 1 & 2

    Join us VIRTUALLY for our Spring 2024 Spark Showcase. During this live zoom event, our special guest judges will host a Q&A session for our teams and give away prizes. This year’s Spark Showcase is split into two days due to the large number of teams in the cohort.  Additionally, there will be an opportunity […]

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    Location: Virtual
    Category: Competitions, FastForward, Johns Hopkins Events, Pava Center
  • All Day
  • Apr 30

    2024 a2 Pilot Awards Competition Application

    The national a2 Pilot Awards competition is hosted annually by the a2 Collective and funded by the National Institute on Aging (NIA), part of the National Institutes of Health, through the Artificial Intelligence and Technology Collaboratories (AITC) for Aging Research program. NIA has earmarked $40 million to fund technology demonstration projects that utilize artificial intelligence (AI) approaches and technology to improve […]

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    Location: Application
    Category: Competitions, FastForward, Funding
  • Apr 30

    Student Venture Showcase at Johns Hopkins Carey Business School 2024

    Join us for the 3rd annual high-stakes finale event for all Johns Hopkins University startup events Members of the Johns Hopkins student community will be competing in a closed pitch session with venture capital judges on April 30. Attendees are invited to the open session to hear the lightening pitches and can stay for the […]

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    Location: Johns Hopkins Carey Business School
    Category: Competitions, FastForward, Johns Hopkins Events, Pava Center

Events in May 2024

  • May 01

    2024 Design Day

    Celebrate student innovation, design, and creativity at the annual Johns Hopkins Engineering Design Day. Through poster sessions, presentations, and prototype demonstrations, Hopkins engineers will demonstrate their ability to apply knowledge and skills to tackle real-world challenges. In addition to our featured presentations and demonstrations, we are pleased to announce Dean Kamen as our Design Day Keynote Speaker and […]

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    Location: Ralph S. O’Connor Center for Recreation
    Category: Competitions, FastForward, Johns Hopkins Events, Pava Center
  • May 03

    Fuel Demo Day Spring 2024

    Join us IN PERSON at the Pava Center for our Spring 2024 Fuel Demo Day as we watch the cohort answer questions from our judges’ panel for the chance to take home a slice of the $20,000 prize pool! At Demo Day on May 3, each of the 10 teams will be presenting their pitch […]

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    Location: Pava Marie LaPere Center for Entrepreneurship
    Category: Competitions, FastForward, Johns Hopkins Events, Pava Center
  • May 10

    Hexcite Final Pitch Event 2024

    An exciting pitch event showcasing early-stage digital health teams at Johns Hopkins, with live judging + a networking reception. The healthcare technology innovation community is invited to join the 2024 Johns Hopkins Hexcite cohort in their final pitch event. Early-stage digital health teams, built from Johns Hopkins expertise, will present their 10-minute pitch with live judging from […]

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    Location: Mountcastle Auditorium, Pre-clinical Teaching Building, Johns Hopkins Medical Campus
    Category: Competitions, FastForward, Johns Hopkins Events, Pava Center
  • May 16

    Social Innovation Lab Showcase 2024

    The Social Innovation Lab at Johns Hopkins University invites you to join us in-person for our annual accelerator showcase event that will feature our cohort of changemakers building ventures to create sustainable change with a measurable impact — all while starting right here in Baltimore city. Event details: SIL Cohort 2024 teams will compete for prizes […]

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    Location: Pava Marie LaPere Center for Entrepreneurship
    Category: Competitions, FastForward, Johns Hopkins Events, Pava Center
  • May 17

    Nucleate Baltimore & DC Activator Demo Day

    Join us for an exciting in-person event at Johns Hopkins Carey Business School! Get ready to witness the power of innovation and entrepreneurship as our talented entrepreneurs showcase their groundbreaking projects in biotech. This is your chance to connect with like-minded individuals, discover cutting-edge ideas, and support the local startup community. Nucleate, a nonprofit organization led […]

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    Location: Johns Hopkins Carey Business School
    Category: Competitions, FastForward, Johns Hopkins Events, Pava Center