Events in August 2022

  • Aug 18

    August Microsoft Office Hours

    Schedule a personalized technical session with Microsoft Startups and One Commercial Partnerships team members. Every second and fourth Thursday, FastForward members have the opportunity to meet virtually and discuss: Cloud computing resources Go-to market strategies Corporate and academic partnerships And more August Dates: 8/4 8/18

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    Location: Virtual
    Category: FastForward, Office Hours
  • Aug 18

    Hexcite Clinical Application 2023

    Join a Johns Hopkins Health IT Start-up: Applications for Clinical Leads Close August 18 Johns Hopkins clinical faculty or staff with a medical software product idea can now apply for Hexcite, the Johns Hopkins early-stage medical software accelerator. Through 16 weeks of business and technical design workshops, Johns Hopkins clinical entrepreneurs collaborate with a diverse […]

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    Location: Application
    Category: FastForward, FastForward U, Johns Hopkins Events
  • Aug 19

    Aug. Faculty and Startup Office Hours with Richard Hughen

    Johns Hopkins innovators are invited to meet with Richard Hughen, CEO of Linshom and FastForward Mentor-in-Residence to discuss market assessments, commercialization, and funding for medical devices. Johns Hopkins faculty and startup leaders will gain insight from Hughen’s experience working with Fortune 500 companies in the medical device industry in addition to creating and exiting two […]

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    Location: Virtual
    Category: FastForward, Office Hours
  • Aug 24

    TEDCO Investment Open Forum - August

    Come to the Open Forum to discuss topics related to venture capital investing and learn more about the TEDCO Investment Funds.TEDCO’s Investment Open Forums are held online via Zoom. The link will be sent after registration. Attend the Open Forum to learn more about TEDCO’s Investment Funds and let TEDCO learn more about your company.

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    Location: Zoom
    Category: External Events, FastForward, FastForward U
  • All Day
  • Aug 28

    PioneerBaltimore Program 2022 Application

    The PioneerBaltimore program is an initiative of the ETC (Emerging Technology Centers), Baltimore’s award-winning incubator. This program is specifically designed to help you take your early-stage business idea to the next step. Whether that is developing a business plan or working on a prototype, the ETC wants to help early-stage entrepreneurs like you get access […]

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    Location: Application
    Category: FastForward, FastForward U, Funding
  • Aug 29

    Nucleate Summit 2022

    The Nucleate Summit will be hosted in Boston, Massachusetts on August 29-30. The two-day celebration will unify Nucleate’s worldwide community in person for the first time, connecting hundreds of volunteers, founders, and investors. The Leadership Summit (Day 1) includes shared experiences that will strengthen bonds among Nucleate leadership, alumni, special guests, and sponsors. It will […]

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    Location: Boston, MA
    Category: External Events, FastForward, FastForward U
  • All Day
  • Aug 31

    BioHealth Capital Region's Crab Trap Pitch Competition 2022

    Crab Trap 2022 applications are being accepted through August 31! Entrepreneurs with innovative diagnostics, medical devices, therapeutics, or other transformative health solutions are invited to apply to the 7th annual BioHealth Capital Region Crab Trap pitch competition. Finalists for the 2022 Crab Trap competition will pitch IN PERSON on September 21 as part of the […]

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    Location: Application
    Category: Competitions, FastForward, FastForward U
  • Aug 31

    August Fulton Bank Office Hours

    The Fulton Financial Corporation’s new Life Sciences and Technology Division will be developing innovative, disruptive initiatives in order to support the life sciences and technology industry. FastForward members are invited to schedule a 30-minute, virtual session to meet with Fulton Bank’s new division to discuss banking solutions for life sciences and technology startups.

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    Location: Virtual
    Category: FastForward, Office Hours

Events in September 2022

  • Sep 04

    Baja Alumni Weekend '22: Brunch and Learn

    The Brunch and Learn will include a moderator curated Q & A panel with Blue Jay Racing Alumni sharing their experiences making the transition their careers after Hopkins from 11am-12pm.  The Alumni Panel is followed by a networking lunch at R House from 12-1pm. Panelists: Austin DiOrio, ’10, JHU APL David Leff, ’13, Globus Medical […]

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    Location: FastForward U
    Category: FastForward U, Johns Hopkins Events
  • All Day
  • Sep 05

    Student Organization Showcase from Life Design Lab

    The Student Organization Showcase during the JHU Life Design Lab Future Fest is an opportunity to flip the script on a traditional career fair! Rather than attending the fair to talk with potential employers, student organizations will participate in TSOS virtually on Zoom on Wednesday, September 21 from 4-6pm EST to represent themselves and their […]

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    Location: Application
    Category: FastForward U, Johns Hopkins Events
  • All Day
  • Sep 07

    National Cancer Institute & Frederick National Laboratory Technology Showcase 2022

    SAVE THE DATE! Mark your calendars for the 2022 National Cancer Institute and Frederick National Laboratory Annual Technology Showcase on September 7. This year’s free half-day event is in a hybrid format. Hear from inventors from NCI and FNL about opportunities to collaborate. Learn about technologies primed for commercialization and/or collaboration that offer great opportunity […]

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    Location: Virtual and In-Person
    Category: External Events, FastForward
  • Sep 08

    FastForward U OPEN HOUSE

    Thursday, September 8. 5-7 PM. RSVP link coming soon!  Meet the FFU staff, learn about our programs (including the Makerspace), and discover your chance to win big money to help your startup idea. Directions and more, via https://ventures.jhu.edu/programs-services/fastforward-u/our-space/

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    Category: Accelerator Program, FastForward U
  • All Day
  • Sep 09

    TechCrunch Disrupt Student Pitch Competition

    Students can pitch their way to some serious winnings Our video-pitch competition is now open to all college- and university-level  students. Application and participation is 100% free — no purchase to any TechCrunch event required. Plus, we pumped up the prize package and extended the deadline. Here’s what you need to know and do in […]

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    Location: Application
    Category: Competitions, FastForward U
  • All Day
  • Sep 09

    TechCrunch Student Pitch Competition

    TechCrunch Disrupt is back, in person on October 18–20 in San Francisco, and we want to remind university and college students that one minute can change the trajectory of your startup dreams. How? The possibility begins when you apply to the TechCrunch Student Pitch Competition. Here’s how it works: Record a 60-second video of your […]

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    Location: Application
    Category: Competitions, External Events, FastForward U
  • Sep 12

    Black is Tech Conference 2022

    2022: An Even Bigger and Better Experience The Black is Tech Conference is back for Year four. Last Year, we brought over 13000 attendees virtually for a five-day experience that involved speaking sessions, recruitment, networking, entertainment and  more. This Year, we are bringing over 20,000 attendees for a full-on five day virtual experience with some […]

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    Location: Virtual and In-Person
    Category: Diversity in Innovation, FastForward, FastForward U
  • Sep 16

    Johns Hopkins inHealth Precision Medicine Symposium 2022

    inHealth, Johns Hopkins’ Precision Medicine program, will once again bring together leaders and healthcare professionals in clinical research and data science. The goals of this one-day event are to: CONVENE with thought leaders in precision medicine DISCOVER ways to improve care through collaborative research EXPLORE implementation science best practices We encourage you to participate in person, […]

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    Location: Virtual and In-Person
    Category: FastForward, FastForward U, Johns Hopkins Events
  • All Day
  • Sep 20

    8th Annual BioHealth Capital Region Forum 2022

    SAVE THE DATE! For the 8th Annual BioHealth Capital Region Forum on September 20, 2022 – In-Person and Virtual 2022 Agenda Welcoming Remarks – MD/VA/Mont. County Imagine the Future Together GEN Top 10 BioCluster Update BioHealth Capital Region Update Global Pandemic Prevention & BioDefense Center Networking Break Healthcare Innovation and Change – Fireside Chat Infectious […]

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    Location: Virtual and In-Person
    Category: External Events, FastForward, FastForward U
  • All Day
  • Sep 22

    HBCU Entrepreneurship Conference

    Save the Date: September 22, 2022 Building a 21st Century Entrepreneurial Ecosystem Join Bowie State University as we host the annual HBCU Entrepreneurship Conference, a forum for like-minded faculty, campus and community entrepreneur champions to share best practices, amplify all the great work, connect with colleagues and strengthen our HBCU entrepreneurial ecosystem. For more information, […]

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    Location: TBD
    Category: Diversity in Innovation, FastForward, FastForward U
  • All Day
  • Sep 30

    Halcyon Fellowship Application Spring 2023

    Halcyon is committed to championing businesses and founders whose work drives the world forward. Since 2014 the Halcyon Incubator has helped fellows’ ventures raise $350 million, create more than 2,350 jobs, and positively impact over 2.7 million lives. Halcyon accelerates the impact-driven future of business. We believe there’s a competitive advantage to having a social […]

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    Location: Application
    Category: Accelerator Program, FastForward U

Events in October 2022

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  • Oct 01

    Nucleate Activator 2023 Cohort Applications

    Nucleate’s activator is perfect for next-generation bioentrepreneurs. Nucleate’s primary program begins with a “mutual-matching” team formation phase, followed by workshops and mentor office hours, culminating in a final pitch showcase before world-renowned judges. Nucleate is now accepting application for thier 2023 Activator Cohort. APPLICATION TRACKS: DUE OCTOBER 1 Technology: Scientists who have developed technology with […]

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    Location: Application
    Category: Accelerator Program, FastForward, FastForward U
  • Oct 03

    Bio Innovation Conference 2022

    EXPERIENCE THE MARYLAND LIFE SCIENCES BIO INNOVATION CONFERENCE The Maryland Life Sciences Bio Innovation Conference will connect top life sciences professionals in the region with leading global brands, venture capitalists and promising startups. Created by life sciences professionals for life sciences professionals, this forum offers an exciting and unique opportunity to reach industry leaders and […]

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    Location: Bethesda, MD
    Category: External Events, FastForward
  • Oct 03

    Baltimore Innovation Week 2022

    Baltimore Innovation Week 2022 is a five-day celebration with multiple independently produced events that are focused on showcasing local companies, highlighting entrepreneurship resources, and bringing together Baltimore’s innovation community. There are 40+ Official Partners working together to bring attendees an unforgettable and inspiring experience. This year’s conference will be hosted at ETC (Emerging Technology Centers) […]

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    Location: Emerging Technology Centers (ETC)
    Category: External Events, FastForward, FastForward U
  • Oct 13

    FastForward U MIXER/MATCH-NIGHT

    Thursday, October 13th, 5 pm. RSVP link coming soon! Want to start a company? Looking for like-minded entrepreneurial students to brainstorm with? Come to the FastForward U building to enjoy light refreshment, discover the space, and find your new best friends. Directions and more, via https://ventures.jhu.edu/programs-services/fastforward-u/our-space/

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    Category: Accelerator Program, FastForward U
  • Oct 19

    Think Innovate 2022

    Attend Think Innovate 2022, a two-day technology and operations innovation conference that will convene 200+ C-level executives, business owners, and government executives. Meet the change-makers driving innovative strategies and technologies to improve operational efficiency, security, and modernization efforts. Leverage this event to cultivate new and innovative methodologies to achieve measurable results and better serve your […]

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    Location: Marriott Owings Mills Metro Centre
    Category: External Events, FastForward, FastForward U

Events in November 2022

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  • Nov 13

    SXSW 2023 Pitch Competition

    Take your startup to the next level at the 2023 SXSW Pitch competition! Since its inception, SXSW Pitch has showcased innovators and technology industry pioneers, from indie tech companies to trailblazing startups. The 15th annual SXSW Pitch will take place from March 11-12 during SXSW 2023 in Austin, Texas. Startups will have the opportunity to […]

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    Location: Application
    Category: Competitions, FastForward, FastForward U