In the spirit of the Valentine’s Day season the WVU LaunchLab, in conjunction with the WVU IDEA Hub, will host the I Heart IDEA Hub Pitch Challenge Feb.13 at 5 p.m. in Room 413, Evansdale Crossing. Applications for the I Heart IDEA Hub Pitch Challenge open today (Jan. 14) and close Jan. 28.
The purpose of this event is to bring together various IDEA Hub partners to compete in a central innovative competition. Students, faculty, staff and community members will have the opportunity to represent their respective IDEA Hub partner to go head to head with one another in this pitch competition. The I Heart IDEA Hub Pitch Challenge will consist of a five-minute pitch followed by a five-minute Q & A session from the judges. First, second and third place winners will receive cash prizes to further their innovation. This event will additionally serve as a valuable networking opportunity for the entire IDEA Hub.
Special NIH Presentation "Navigating NIH Systems to Advance Your Career & Tips for Successful Grant Writing"
WVCTSI hosting special NIH speaker on September 16
John C. Byrd, M.D will lecture on targeted therapies in leukemia on Wednesday, September 4, 2019, in the Okey Patteson Auditorium (Health Sciences Center-North), at 4:00 pm. A Q&A reception will follow the lecture. The event is free and open to the public. For those who cannot attend, the event also will be webcast.
MORGANTOWN, W. VA. – West Virginia University invites all entrepreneurs, researchers and students from across West Virginia to participate in the National Science Foundation Innovation Corps (I-Corps) training program which will help prepare participants to accelerate their cutting-edge technologies and products into the marketplace.