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Tamper Entrepreneurship Social

Tuesday, September 18th, 2018, 5:00 - 7:00pm

Connect with Tufts Entrepreneurship Center students, faculty, alumni, and Tufts entrepreneurs for a relaxed evening and complimentary refreshments. Learn about the exciting entrepreneurship events this year and how you can get involved with the Tufts Entrepreneurship Center! All Tufts faculty, staff, students, and alumni welcome. While you are meeting with our faculty and students, come and talk with Sarah LockwoodTufts 2013, who is the founder and CEO of College Outside, formed five years ago to make it easy for America’s college students to discover and continually enjoy the outdoors

Stephen and Geraldine Ricci Interdisciplinary Prize Celebration

Monday, September 24, 2018, 11:30am to 1:00pm

The Stephen and Geraldine Ricci Interdisciplinary Prize is awarded annually to student teams that best demonstrate interdisciplinary engineering design and entrepreneurial spirit. This event will celebrate 2018 winner VASERA Male Contraceptives. There is currently no reversible, long-acting, reliable birth control available for men. VASERA seeks to fill this hole in the market by providing men with a temporary, long-lasting, non-hormonal contraceptive option.

Founders Workshops

Friday, October 19 & Saturday, October 20, 2018

Whether you plan to enter one of the four main competitions or you simply want to learn more about the world of entrepreneurship, attend our Founders Workshops to gain direct, credible insights and advice from entrepreneurs who have built both large and small businesses and social enterprises.

Tufts Legends of Innovation & Entrepreneurship Series

Friday, November 2, 2018, 4:30 - 6:00PM

Join the Entrepreneurship Center for the inaugural event of our new speaker series featuring trustee John Bello. John is the founder and former CEO of SoBe, the well-known brand name of nutritionally enhanced teas and juices, which he started in 1995 and sold to PepsiCo in 2001 for $370 million. Prior to founding SoBe, John spent fourteen years at National Football League Properties, the marketing arm of the NFL. Today, John serves as chairman of Reed's All-Natural Beverages, a publicly traded company that manufactures and markets a line of authentic ginger beers and naturally brewed soft drinks under the Virgil's brand name.

Jumbo Cafés

Wednesdays, 4:00 – 6:00pm

Come meet and connect directly with the Tufts Entrepreneurship Center’s faculty, Advisory Board members, and alumni working in the startup and established business communities. Find out what it takes to start a business of any kind. Get your questions directly answered and make connections.

Venture Roadshows

Winners from the $100k New Ventures Competition participated in the annual Venture Roadshows in cities across the country. The team of Tufts entrepreneurs meet with partners venture capital firms, as well as angel investors, and dozens of Tufts alumni/ae. It's an amazing opportunity to pitch their business ideas and network with industry leaders.

Summer Venture Accelerator

The Summer Accelerator provides selected Tufts startups/new-ventures with comprehensive and thoughtful guidance, mentoring, support, connections, and resources to start and grow their business along a tailored curriculum. These student-run startups in the New Venture Summer Accelerator dedicate their summer to focus on advancing their venture without distractions.