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UW Environmental Innovation Challenge

Official Entry – Click here to register.…and submit your 5-7 p. Business Summary online.

Deadline Sunday midnight, February 23 (no late entries)

Judges will select the top 21 teams to advance to the UW EIC on April 3.

Examples of business summaries from previous years are available for preview, in our office and a few business summaries are available online.
Check out the outline for the Judging Criteria. … and Learn More.
And there’s more…

BPC/EIC Resource Nights: “Insights from Past EIC/BPC Participants”
Thursday, February 20, 6-7:50 pm, Dempsey Hall 104

Resource Nights are a great way to prepare for the UW Environmental Innovation Challenge and the Business Plan Competition, or simply learn what it takes to start your own business. This Thursday’s class will feature a panel of awards winners from past UW Environmental Innovation Challenges and Business Plan Competitions:
Adam Greenberg & Ryan Vogel, Pure Blue Technologies (EIC/BPC 2013)
Brian Glaister, Cadence Biomedical (BPC 2010)
Katlin Jackson, HaitiBabi (BPC 2012)
The panelists will share their experiences, the ins and outs of the competitions, and what it takes to win! Resource Nights are open to the public. Can’t make it? No problem. We’re recording it! Watch it here.

UW EIC Office Hours for student teams
Wednesdays: February 26, March 5 and 12
3-5pm, by appointment only – 30 minutes with the experts
Dempsey Hall 211, Herbold Innovation Lab
Need feedback or advice on your prototype or business plan? Teams entering the UW EIC and/or the BPC and can sign up to meet with mentors for 30-minutes of professional guidance on everything from IP to marketing. Don’t miss out on this valuable opportunity!  A list of mentors and a link to sign up will be available shortly on the UW EIC Facebook page and website. These will go quickly – so sign up fast.

Questions? ptufts@uw.edu

Pam Tufts | Assistant Director
Buerk Center for Entrepreneurship

UW Foster School of Business, Dempsey Hall 227
206.685-3813 ptufts@uw.edu

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