Be Part of the Celebration!
The Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation's Startup Maryland Event will be held in Room 104 in UB's William H. Thumel Sr. Business Center (home of the Merrick School of Business) on Tuesday, Oct. 9, starting at 2 p.m. and continuing until 6 p.m.
Got a business idea? Come out and pitch it to the experts!
Student Entrepreneurs to 'Bring Out Your Best' Business Ideas
Since 2012, budding entrepreneurs from the University of Baltimore have shared their ideas and concepts for new businesses with several successful business leaders, when Startup Maryland's "Pitch Across Maryland" bus tour makes its annual stop at UB for a rally and pitch competition.
When the the big yellow bus arrives on campus, it's the start of a celebration of entrepreneurship and innovation. Our students pitch their ideas to the University's entrepreneurial experts, and then again for the judges on the bus. It’s a lot of work but they are up for the challenge.
2018: Startup Maryland at UB
This year's Startup Maryland Event will be held on Tuesday, Oct. 9. Details are listed in the box above. Entrepreneurs are encouraged to join us—and bring your hot ideas! And yes, this event is open to the public to:
- practice your business pitch
- be part of an open mic in front of a panel of judges
- possibly win a Golden Ticket to pitch on the Startup Maryland Bus!
About Startup Maryland
Startup Maryland is a regional initiative launched out of the Startup America Partnership. Driven from within the startup community, and led by and for entrepreneurs, Startup Maryland is peer-driven and focused on high-growth ventures. Forged on the themes spawned by the national initiative, Startup Maryland strives to connect innovation communities and recognize the importance of founding-entrepreneurs, startup, ramp-up and speedup companies to the innovation economy. Startup Maryland rallies entrepreneurs, supporters and other innovation stakeholders around four main initiatives: