All events are held at the Starting Gate facility in downtown Kalamazoo (161 E. Michigan Ave.). Contact Lara Hobson to register.
Pitching to Investors
Monday, March 17, 6–7:30 p.m.
Preparation for Investor Pitch Day with lots of practical advice and practice.
Instructor: Sandra Cochrane, Small Business Development Center Technology Business Consultant
Demo Day: March 21, 3–5 p.m.
Prototypes and business concepts from the student teams will be demonstrated to members of the University and business communities.
Investor Day: April 11, 3–5 p.m.
Student entrepreneurs will make formal presentations about their businesses to members of the investor community to receive feedback and, possibly, future funding.
Student teams will be matched to mentors with various areas of expertise.
Student teams will present their ideas to local media outlets.