Events in October 2021

  • Oct 26

    Customer Discovery/Product Mindset: Equalize Event

    Topics include: Demystifying the customer; thinking about the product from their POV; initial customer validation; What is your product? What is the regulatory pathway? What are the comps in the market? Presenter: Wayne Embree, Rev1 Ventures 1 ET / Noon CT / 10 a.m. PT

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    Location: Zoom
    Category: FastForward, FastForward U
  • Oct 26

    Nucleate Bio Baltimore Info Sessions

    Nucleate Bio Baltimore is run in partnership with HBN and is a chapter of Nucleate, a national non-profit educational organization. We facilitate the formation of life science ventures by bringing together business students and scientific trainees in the Baltimore and DMV area. Info sessions and office hours in October: Tuesday, October 26, 6:00 PM ET […]

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    Location: Virtual
    Category: FastForward U, Johns Hopkins Events
  • Oct 27

    FastForward U Fun & Fright Gamenight

    Gather your friends and join FastForward U for our upcoming Fun & Fright Gamenight! We’ll have a mixture of traditional table-top games, virtual games, fun activities & more! Plus, you’ll get a chance to check out our haunted photo booth and treat bags! Register now here! #ffufrightnight2021

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    Category: FastForward U
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  • Oct 30

    The Ignite Fund - Applications Open!

    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. Eligibility: All ventures with at least one current JHU […]

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    Location: Application
    Category: FastForward U, Funding

Events in November 2021

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  • Nov 01

    AWS US University Startup Competition

    Enter your startup into the AWS US University Startup Competition to win an equity-free cash prize to help fund your venture. The top 10 finalists will pitch their startups to a panel of investors and AWS Startup Team members at a final event, and three winners will be chosen for cash prizes and AWS credits. […]

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    Location: Application
    Category: FastForward, FastForward U
  • All Day
  • Nov 01

    Baylor New Venture Competition

    The John F. Baugh Center for Entrepreneurship and Free Enterprise will host the eleventh annual Baylor New Venture Competition on March 24-26, 2022 at Baylor University’s Foster Campus for Business and Innovation. This business plan and elevator pitch competition showcases collegiate student created, managed and led ventures from across the globe. The competition provides participants with personal and professional […]

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    Location: Application
    Category: FastForward U
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  • Nov 01

    Baylor New Venture Competition

    The John F. Baugh Center for Entrepreneurship and Free Enterprise will host the eleventh annual Baylor New Venture Competition on March 24-26, 2022 at Baylor University’s Foster Campus for Business and Innovation. This business plan and elevator pitch competition showcases collegiate student created, managed and led ventures from across the globe. The competition provides participants with personal and professional […]

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    Location: Application
    Category: FastForward U
  • Nov 02

    EAGB 2021 Annual Meeting

    The EAGB 2021 Annual Meeting will take place in-person on Tuesday, November 2, 2021, 5-7:30pm, at M&T Bank Stadium. Can’t predict the future? That’s ok! Take advantage of the lowest ticket price available – $50 – for EAGB’s 2021 Annual Meeting planned for November 2, 5-7:30pm, at M&T Bank Stadium, with the option to receive a refund (less Eventbrite fee) […]

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    Location: M&T Stadium
    Category: External Events, FastForward, FastForward U
  • Nov 06

    Global Health Ventures: Advancing Innovations from Idea to Impact

    Interested in making an impact in global health? Curious about what it takes to bring an innovation to market? About this event There have been tens of thousands of innovations invented by faculty and students at Johns Hopkins. Many of these inventions, however, are sitting on the shelf, failing to achieve their full potential. Are […]

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    Category: FastForward U
  • All Day
  • Nov 10

    Equalize 2022

    Equalize is a pitch competition designed to take national action around the disparity of women academic inventors forming university startups. Applications for the 2022 virtual mentor program and in-person event (to be held in St. Louis, Missouri on June 30, 2022) are due November 10, 2021. Please note before applying: Equalize pitchers must hold an […]

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    Location: Application
    Category: FastForward, FastForward U, Pitch Competitions

Events in December 2021

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  • Dec 15

    SBIR/STTR Proposal Lab

    The SBIR/STTR program is the nation’s largest source of early-stage non-dilutive R&D funding for small businesses. The National Science Foundation (NSF) alone invests up to $2M in seed funding for early-stage R&D, takes no equity, and offers a broad range of topics with SBIR/STTR Phase I awards of more than $250,000. Learn how to prepare […]

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    Location: Application
    Category: FastForward, FastForward U, Funding