Events

11/12/2019

6:00pm

WeissX Problem Identification Workshop

WeissX will be assisting teams with identification of problems that may come up while creating prototypes of their project ideas and ideating on potential solutions.


10/24/2019

6:30pm

Elevator Pitch Competition

Come watch 2 minute pitches from startups as they compete for a chance at $1000, $250, or $100.

Invite your friends for the audience’s choice of $150.


08/27/2019

6:00pm

Info Session & WeissLabs Demo Day

Come join us for a Demo Day of our 2019 Summer cohort on Tuesday, August 27th at 6:00 PM in F85 Huntsman Hall. Meet some of our incredible startups that are changing the world, one innovative idea at a time.



Past Events:

04/22/2019

6:00pm - 8:00pm

WeissLabs Demo Days 2019

Join us for a Demo Day for our Spring 2019 cohort. Meet some our incredible startups that are changing the world, one innovative idea at a time.


04/11/2019

6:00pm

Pennvention 2019

Come join us for Pennvention Final Round! We have 8 teams who will be pitching their tech-innovation ideas for a chance to win cash prizes and more! We will have an *AIRPODS* giveaway for those who attend the final round, so make sure to come and support your favorite team! Visit pennvention.io to check out what Pennvention’s all about!

*finalists and judges are not eligible for the raffle

How to enter the Airpods Giveaway*:
1. Like the Airpods photo and the Weiss Pitch facebook page
2. Select ‘Going’ on the event https://www.facebook.com/events/393843378075050/
3. Get one raffle entry per pitch attended at the finals (will be revealed at the event)
4. Attend the finals for the official drawing. You must be present at the raffle drawing to claim the prize.


02/17/2019

- 11:59pm

PRIZE GIVEAWAY by the Weiss Tech House

Want to win free prizes? We want to give them away to you!

The Weiss Tech House is giving away 1 pair of AirPods + 2 Amazon Alexas + 8 Autographed Adam Grant books…YOU could be one of our 11 lucky winners!!!

To enter, do the following:

  1. Like THIS post on Facebook
  2. Tag 2 friends in the comments
  3. Like Weiss Tech House on Facebook

Competition ends on February 17th at 11:59pm.


02/15/2019

- 11:59pm

Pennvention 2019 First Round Application

Submit your application here at this link: https://pennvention.typeform.com/to/jtWpS4

Pennvention is Penn’s premier tech innovation competition held each spring since its inaugural event in 2005 and prides itself on being the sole entrepreneurship competition for Penn students with a primary focus on the technological innovation. 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.

The deadline to submit your application is Feb. 15, 2019. To be eligible for consideration, your team must provide a 5-slide deck summarizing your startup idea. Direct any questions to pennvention@gmail.com.


02/01/2019

- 11:59pm

Apply to the WeissLabs Spring 2019 Cohort!

WeissLabs Spring Company Cohort Application is now LIVE! Apply @ TinyURL.com/springcohort (Rolling applications through Feb. 1)


01/28/2019

Apply to the Weiss Hardware Accelerator

The Weiss Hardware Accelerator (WHA) will run its inaugural cohort from February to April 2019. Teams of 3-4 students will develop a hardware device from concept to a functional prototype. Students are not expected to have any prior knowledge or experience of engineering design and fabrication skills.

Link to application here!

RSVP to the Facebook event here! 


10/25/2018

6:30pm - 8:00pm

Elevator Pitch

Come watch Penn entrepreneurs pitch their ideas to a panel of angel investors for a shot at $1000! Dinner will be served, and members of the Weiss Pitch committee and the judges will be available following pitches to answer any questions about entrepreneurship and innovation at Penn. Whether you’re a student entrepreneur or just an avid Shark Tank fan, come to JMHH 345 on Thursday (October 25th) 6:30-8:00PM for an event you won’t want to miss!


09/20/2018

7:00pm - 9:00pm

WeissFund Information Session

Come find out more about WeissFund at our information session


09/13/2018

7:00pm - 9:00pm

WeissLabs Information Session

Come find out more about WeissLabs at our information session


09/11/2018

7:00pm - 9:00pm

WeissPitch Information Session

Come find out more about WeissPitch at our information session


09/06/2018

6:00pm - 7:00pm

Weiss Tech House Information Session

Come find out more about us at our information session


08/30/2018

5:00pm - 8:00pm

Find our NSO Table at the Student Actives Fair

Event Location: Locust Walk and College Green

This is a great opportunity to meet our student leaders and learn more about getting involved with the Weiss Tech House.


08/28/2018

6:00pm - 9:00pm

WeissLabs Demo Day

Are you interested in startups, entrepreneurship or innovation?

Come to WeissLabs Demo Day! Our summer cohort will be pitching their ideas to investors. Our ventures have been hustling all summer long and are excited to share their ideas with you. There will be a lecture followed by a pitch and networking. Applications for our committee and fall cohort will be available after the event.

WeissLabs is committed to catalyzing innovation by engaging students through lessons, community, and mentorship—leveraging resources across the University of Pennsylvania to foster entrepreneurship.