Wednesdays & Thursdays | 1 - 3 pm
Sears think[box] Floor 2 Conference Room
The Case Western Reserve University Intellectual Proporty Venture Clinic will provide emerging entrepreneurs with the opportunity to learn about business and intellectual property issues. Free and open to all. 

For a list of IP Venture Clinic frequently asked questions, please visit here.


5th Annual Fashion/Tech Hackathon
January 26-28, 2018
Kent State University Fashion School
515 Hilltop Drive | Kent, OH
Hackathons are the new way to push the boundaries of what you know and learn what you don't. They provide an environment to learn, explore, and engage to complete a project with a set amount of time. Students spend 36 hours building a project of their choice, such an app or a garment, while getting support from mentors and sponsors. Participants meet companies looking to hire while getting their hands on the latest tech. Students are given the opportunity to solve problems they see in the world by utilizing fashion and technology.
Click here for more information or to register.




Energy Hackathon
Friday, February 23, 2018 | 9 am - 5 pm
Tech Belt Energy Innovation Center
125 W. Market Street | Warren, OH
A civic hackathon is an event where people get together and use technology and their collective skills to build solutions and solve problems around a common theme. It's an opportunity to do good and make a difference in the community. TBEIC is partnering with the City of Warren's Waste Water Department to host a Civic Hackathon to create solutions for their everyday operations. 
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Disruptive Technologies: The Next Generation of Healthcare
April 23-24, 2018
Global Center for Health Innovation
1 St. Clair Ave. NE | Cleveland, OH
Wanted: Professional and collegiate innovators with big ideas in disruptive healthcare technologies for the 2nd Annual Medial Capital Innovation Competition. With $100,000 in cash prizes, The Medical Capital Innovation Competition rewards the best innovations with meaningful funding, mentoring, access to business advisors, world-class healthcare systems and potential co-development opportunities.
Team registration and innovation submission opens January 8 and closes March 16, 2018.
Click here for more information and to apply.