Competitions & Events

Intellectual property workshop, June 25

Cornell Engineering alum and international intellectual property law expert, Frank DeCosta ’85, will lead a workshop for those interested in safeguarding their inventions and technology. The workshop is hosted by Cornell Engineering’s Commercialization...

Cornell to administer Grow-NY contest for food, ag startups

By Molly Israel | May 31, 2019 Say the words “New York” to people from outside the state, and more than likely their first thought will have something to do with the Big Apple – New York City. But the Empire State is known for its little apples, as well. Cornell...

Commercialization Fellows Set Sights on Tech Solutions

By Syl Kacapyr | May 29, 2019 Five students will examine the business prospects for a diverse array of Cornell technologies – including a cryptocurrency model, spine treatment, computer vision algorithm, and materials for high-powered electronics and microfluidic...

Networking@Rev: True Confessions From Our Entrepreneurs-In-Residence

Join Rev: Ithaca Startup Works and their entrepreneurs-in-residence for Networking@Rev: True Confessions on June 13 from 6-8:30 p.m. at Rev’s headquarters in downtown Ithaca. The event will feature confessions from Rev’s entrepreneurs-in- residence about...

Cornell’s Entrpreneurship Ecosystem: What’s New and What’s Next

*Registration is not required. Friday June 7, 2019 | 10 – 11 AM | eHub, Kennedy Hall  Entrepreneurship is at the core of Cornell University- thank you Ezra! Join the Cornell Entrepreneur Network at the new eHub Kennedy Hall, launched in 2016 for a special Reunion...

NY Business Plan Competition Deadline Approaching

The New York Business Plan Competition is the only leading collegiate business plan competition that is a regionally coordinated, collaborative, statewide program. With thousands in prizes, it is one of the largest collegiate business plan competitions in the world....

TEC to Host Pitch Competition

Technology Entrepreneurship at Cornell (TEC) will be hosting a pitch competition for graduate students on Monday April 22nd.  You will have the opportunity to showcase your entrepreneurial spirit and pitch your startup or startup idea in front of judges and win cash...

2019 Big Idea Competition

Open to all current Cornell Undergraduate Students. Eight finalists will be determined by a group of experienced entrepreneurs, social entrepreneurs, non-profit, and business professionals. Semi-finalists will also receive consultations with a mentor/coach about their...

“Alternative” Career Development Event to be Held March 15, 2019

The Plant Biology Graduate Student Association is hosting an “alternative” career development  event — in reflection on the small percentage of PhDs who are likely to remain in academia after graduating. We are hosting a Q&A panel of leaders in the IP/innovation...