Pennvention is Penn’s premier tech innovation competition held each spring since its inaugural event in 2005. Over the course of the competition, competitors will pitch their idea, develop an MVP or a new product feature, receive help from outstanding mentors, and potentially win over $20,000 in prizes.
|APPLY to get funding ranging from $500 – $2,000, depending on your specific needs, to develop your innovative ideas.|
Working on an awesome STARTUP idea? Then APPLY to WeissLabs- Penn’s premier student-run startup incubator by February 5th!
Cohort members will join a community of incredibly passionate entrepreneurs on campus, go through a ten week program that will guide them building their startups, receive mentorship from top professors and local founders, and pitch their company to Philly’s best venture capitalists at the end of the semester!
Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions.
WeissX will run its inaugural cohort from February to April 2020. Teams of 3-4 students will develop a hardware device from concept to a functional prototype. Students will be given access to fabrication resources (3D printers, laser cutters, electronic prototyping materials) as well as up to $1000 in funding to purchase materials for their device.
Apply by January 27th!
The Weiss Tech House is incredibly excited to announce the launch of Showcase. Showcase is a vending machine network that is creating efficiency in the consumer research industry. People can try any of the products in the machine for free using the QR code generated by the app. Consumers create an account on vendit.app and can make a selection of an item to vend on the app.
The official launch of the product will be at 4 PM this Thursday at the Weiss Tech House (2nd floor Levine hall), but feel free to stop by the Weiss Tech House before that to check out the product!