Event Details

Event Location

University of Illinois

2405 & 1404 Siebel Center

201 North Goodwin Avenue
Urbana, IL 61801

Event Schedule

Friday:

  • 5:30pm – Registration starts
  • 6:00pm – Networking and Ice Breaker
  • 7:00pm – Dinner
  • 7:30pm – Welcome & Speaker
  • 8:30pm – Brainstorming Session
  • 9:00pm – Pitches Begin 2 minutes/pitch
  • 10:30pm – Pitches End & Teams Form
  • 11:30 PM – Teams Formed and Assigned Areas

Saturday

  • 8:30am – Breakfast & Coffee
  • 9:00am – 11:30am – Mentorship Available
  • 11:30am – Lunch and Group Check-In
  • 12:00pm – Lunch Speaker
  • 1:00 – 6:00pm – Mentorship Available
  • 6:00pm – Dinner with Group Check-In
  • 6:30pm – Evening Speaker – Ari Gesher of Palantir

Sunday

  • 8:30am – Breakfast & Coffee
  • 9:00am – 11:30am – Mentorship Available
  • 11:30am – Lunch and Group Check-In
  • 12:00pm – Lunch Speaker
  • 4:00pm – All Presentations Submitted (Gut Check Time!)
  • 5:00pm – Dinner
  • 5:30pm – Evening Speaker
  • 6:00pm – FINAL PRESENTATIONS
  • 7:30pm – Judging & Voting
  • 8:30pm – Awards & Wrapup

This schedule could change dependent upon the event venue as well as actual number of pitches, teams, speakers, panelists, and mentors.  Please check back frequently for updates especially during the event!