Edward L. Kaplan, ’71, New Venture Challenge Finals
When: Thursday, June 1, 2017 | 8:30 a.m. – 4:45 p.m.
Where: Harper Center, Room C-25, Concourse Level, and Room C-05 for overflow seating (5807 S. Woodlawn Ave., Chicago)
Who Should Attend: All members of the UChicago community and open to the public
Hosted By: Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation
About: Join us for the finals of the 2016-17 Edward L. Kaplan, ’71, New Venture Challenge (NVC). Throughout the day, the NVC finalists will present to a panel of judges comprising of top investors, entrepreneurs, and others. Prizes – which include cash prizes and in-kind services, such as legal and professional consulting services, and office space – have helped past NVC winners like GrubHub, Braintree, and Base CRM grow into successful businesses. The NVC is a top-ranked U.S. accelerator program and this year marks the 21st anniversary of the program.
Registration details to come.
Questions? Contact Hannah Williams
Space will be available on a first come, first served basis. No laptops will be allowed into the presentation room, and an overflow room will be available for anyone who cannot find a seat.