Skip to Main Content

Events

Download the Fall 2017 Events flier. 

  • Idea Competition

    UMBC's Annual Idea Competition awards up to $750
    Thursday, November 16, 2017 at 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Watch student entrepreneurs pitch their innovative solutions to problems and opportunities facing society.  This competition will take place in Commons Sports Zone at 7PM. The UMBC Idea...
    Posted: November 2, 2017 11:54 AM
  • The Entrepreneur’s Role in Changing the World

    Getting Beyond Better: ENTR Workshop with Scott Townsley
    Wednesday, November 15, 2017 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    About Event Many entrepreneurs are also disruptors, innovators and visionaries. Their impact is seen every day in new products and services that frequently define and capture new markets. On rare...
    Posted: August 30, 2017 2:16 PM
  • It’s Just F(ric)king Design

    ENTR Speaker Series with Joseph Carter Brown
    Monday, October 16, 2017 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    Design is a broad specification with many disciplines, and naturally, with such an expansive set of tools, practices and thought processes, it can feel seemingly impossible to define. As a result,...
    Posted: October 2, 2017 1:07 PM
  • How NOT to Hire Your First 10 Employees

    Lessons From the Trenches: ENTR Workshop with Yair Flicker
    Monday, October 9, 2017 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    About Event In this talk, Yair will share personal lessons learned in the hiring of his first 10 employees. He'll also cover management techniques helpful for the first-time entrepreneur new...
    Posted: August 30, 2017 2:22 PM
  • The Killer Business Plan

    ENTR Workshop with Neil Davis
    Monday, October 2, 2017 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    About Event Entrepreneurs are continually challenged to make quick favorable impressions with investors, customers, strategic partners and key hires. Often times that impression is conveyed...
    Posted: August 30, 2017 2:52 PM
  • Experiences and Lessons Learned Building Software Companies

    ENTR Speaker Series with Ron and Cyndi Gula
    Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    Come listen to Ron and Cyndi Gula share their experiences building hi-growth cyber security companies in Maryland. They’ve co-founded and worked at many cyber companies in Maryland and they will...
    Posted: August 30, 2017 4:40 PM
  • Startup Grind - Startup Showcase Funtacular

    Monday, July 24, 2017 at 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
    IT'S A PARTY TIME!!! July is Startup Grind’s global party month. Yeah, we get to let our hair down and have some fun. Join Startup Grind Columbia’s 7-month anniversary on July 24 and they have...
    Posted: July 16, 2017 6:23 PM
  • Cangialosi Business Innovation Competition

    UMBC's Annual Business Plan Competition-- the CBIC
    Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    The CBIC is designed for entrepreneurial students attending UMBC who know they want to start a company, or perhaps already have, and are seeking funding. Come watch UMBC's innovative students...
    Posted: April 24, 2017 7:09 AM
  • Entrepreneurs Panel Discussion

    Spring 2017 Entrepreneurs Panel Speaker Series
    Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    Alex Chizhik ‘97, Chief Operating Officer and General Counsel, VIMRO, LLC--University of Baltimore, School of Law, J.D.; University of Maryland, Baltimore County, B.A., Economics, Double Minor,...
    Posted: April 3, 2017 9:57 AM
  • Your Technology is Not Your Product

    Spring ENTR Workshop with Peter Ettinger
    Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    The challenge for many entrepreneurs is they focus on their technology and oftentimes forget to explain its true value in a way that provides a customer not only inspiration, but permission to...
    Posted: April 6, 2017 8:30 AM