5/18 Inaugural MV $5K Business Pitch Competition & Community Forum

Please join MassVentures and the UMass Lowell Office of Entrepreneurship & Economic Development for a gathering of entrepreneurs, business leaders, faculty, students and other members of the innovation ecosystem from across the Merrimack Valley.
Inaugural MV $5K Business Pitch Competition & Community Forum
Thursday May 18, 2017
10:00 am – 1:30 pm
The UMass Lowell Innovation Hub
 110 Canal St., Lowell
10:00 am: Technology Venture Pitch Contest
Come see five finalist teams pitch their ventures for a chance to win $5K in grant funding from MassVentures and access to the broader advisory, mentor, educational and community resources of MassVentures and UMass Lowell. Finalists will be announced May 5th.
11:30 am: Community Forum on Funding Sources & Strategies in the MA Innovation Ecosystem
Come meet some of the best minds in funding strategies. Representatives from MassVentures, Massachusetts Technology Transfer Center (MTTC), MassDevelopment, Mass Clean Energy Center (MassCEC), and other early stage funders will discuss early-stage venture funding sources and strategies. 
12:30 pm: Lunch & Networking
The event is free, but registration is requested: