Week of Sep 3 , 2017

Apply to Cornell eLab for the 2017-18 School Year
Location: Online
Time: September 5, 11:59pm (Deadline)
Startups who apply by 11:59 PM, Tuesday, Sept 5th will be considered to compete in the eLab Pitch Competition at the Eship Kick-off on Sept 13th.
Applications for Cornell eLab are open. eLab is an accelerator program for Cornell student startups. Startups receive weekly one-on-one mentorship from seasoned entrepreneurs and entrepreneurship professors over a year-long program featuring 5 intensive bootcamps, eLab alum advisors, course credit, $5,000 toward their business, and access to a network of resources. eLab is not for theory; it is for launching real businesses. Apply at elabstartup.com/apply/
Open to: All Cornell Students


Eship Kick-off in eHub-Kennedy Hall
Location: eHub Kennedy Hall (113 Kennedy Hall, next to Call Aud.)
Time: September 13, 4:00 – 7:00pm
Activities include: Start Up Showcase, Eship Programs Meet & Greet, eLab Pitchoff Competition, Networking, Food and Giveaways!
Open to: All


Apply to the NSF I-Corps September Short Course at Cornell
Location: Online
Time: September 15 – 29
The deadline to RSVP for the UNY I-Corps September Short Course at Cornell (taking place September 15th – 29th) is coming up. NSF I-Corps Short Courses are for university researchers interested in exploring the market potential of their work and learning entrepreneurial skills. While exploring your current project, you’ll learn to apply the same process to other technologies The Short Course features lecture and group breakout work in person, followed by two weeks of remote sessions. At the end of the two weeks, teams present findings at an in-person wrap-up. Apply at unyicorps.org/attend-a-short-course
Open to: All


Hospitality Hackathon
Location: eHub Collegetown
Time: September 29, 30 & Oct 1 (Fri, Sat, Sun)
Hilton’s first ever hackathon and it’s happening at Cornell! EVERY STUDENT is invited and encouraged to sign up for this event, coding is not a prerequisite. Designers, business students, hotelies, engineers and more learn how tech has changed the hospitality industry with our mini conference (2-5pm) and then work with data, hardware, &  IoT from our mentors and partnering organizations to conceptualize and develop your idea. Partnering Organizations & sponsors include: Hilton, Microsoft, Amazon, LG, Entrepreneurship at Cornell, Engineering, CiS   The prizes are pretty incredible as well.
Learn more and sign up here: http://hiltonhackathon.splashthat.com
Open to: All


GENIUS NY 2.0 Application
Location: http://www.geniusny.com/apply.html
Time: Application submission deadline is October 1, 2017
The largest business accelerator competition for unmanned systems in the world. GENIUS NY is a year-long business accelerator that awards six finalist teams a total of $2.75 million in investments. In addition, the program offers company stipends, housing, resources, programming, and connections, making it among the largest competitions of its kind across the globe. GENIUS NY is focused on Unmanned Systems; software, hardware, analytics. Detail: http://www.geniusny.com/
Open to: All