Dec
9
10:30 AM10:30

Coffee Shop Saturday

Bring your startup work, questions, or homework and shack up in a coffee shop downtown Grand Rapids. From 10:30AM-12:30PM we'll have Leadership team members at Rower's Club on Fulton in Grand Rapids, where we'll be working on our own startup work and will be open to any questions you might have.

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Oct
4
6:00 PM18:00

Idea Pitch Competition

Idea Pitch is open to all Grand Valley students, and is intended to provide students with the opportunity to learn how to concisely convey an idea, improve their public speaking skills, and how to effectively utilize resources. These are all the necessary skills to possess in almost all work-related environments. This is the IPC's 12th year in existence. Pitches are elevator style, meaning they are short and informal. 

Join us in watching students from many colleges throughout Grand Valley pitch their idea to a panel of West Michigan judges. 

Prizes include: 
First Place - $1,000 + All expenses paid trip to Tampa, Florida
Second Place - $750
Third Place - $500

The event will be in the Loosemore Forum B in the Seidman College of Business. Light refreshments and snacks will be provided. 

 

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Idea Pitch
Oct
6
6:00 PM18:00

Idea Pitch

Do you have a new product or business idea? Want to win some cash? Business student or not, this is the event for you! The GVSU Idea Pitch Competition provides you 90 seconds to pitch your idea to a panel of West Michigan judges for a chance to win a really big check. Take your idea to the next level, make business connections, and win cash; it just takes 90 seconds! No props, no powerpoints, just ideas. Are you ready to compete?

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