2021's Charlotte Venture Challenge & innovation virtual summit
Spotlights UNC Charlotte Research, Campus Entrepreneurship, Charlotte Startups and introduces partnership opportunities.
April 20th at 2pm
2:15pm UNC Charlotte Student Entrepreneurs Showcase: Meet the Student Innovators
2:40pm Tech Transfer: UNC Charlotte technologies available for license and commercialization
3:05pm NSF I-Corps: Innovative research-based technology innovators
3:25pm Ventureprise Launch Summer Accelerator Showcase Powered by NC IDEA: Meet the Startups
3:50pm Closing Remarks
4:00pm Networking: Breakout Rooms with Featured Participating Panelists. Attendees will have a chance to follow up with the speakers from today's panels.
4:30pm Event Concludes
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Panelists & Participants:
UNC Charlotte Student Entrepreneurship Showcase
Tech Transfer: UNC Charlotte Technologies Available for Licensing
NSF I-Corps: Innovative Research-Based Technology Innovators
Ventureprise Launch Summer Accelerator Showcase Powered by NC IDEA: Meet the Startups
For more information about our participants and panelists click here
Read more about our 2020 Showcase event here
Disclaimer: Due to the global pandemic our usual Charlotte Venture Challenge event had to be scaled down to focus on students and 49er Foundry members
Read more about our 2019 event here
The competition has a history of producing and showcasing some of the Southeast’s most successful early-stage companies. In the last three years, over 300 start-up companies entered the competition for the opportunity to present to potential investors, first customers, and the chance to win over $150,000 in cash prizes. During the final rounds of competition, the finalists present to Angel and Venture Capital Investors and large potential customers (Fortune 500 Corps).