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TODAY at 6:00 PM at the Trust Center

TONIGHT at 7pm
Johnson Ice Rink
Last minutes tix still available

Upcoming @ MIT

5.14 MIT $100K Launch FInale
Come hear the 8 finalists pitch for the top prize and $100k!

5.15 2018 MIT Startup Ecosystem Conference
Featuring 25 promising startups that are part of the MIT STEX25 accelerator.

5.18 ProjXpo 2018
Come see the end result of all the cool projects that MIT students in ProjX have been working on during the spring semester.

5.30 Blockchain Technology: Patents vs. Open Source
MIT Enterprise Forum looks at both ways companies are protecting the IP and value of their blockchain technologies.

5.31 DesignX 2018 Pitch and Demo Night
See 10 new ventures coming out of the School of Architecture + Planning this Spring.

6.7 MIT Entrepreneurship Online Bootcamp Kickoff
This online course will get you from idea to startup in 8 weeks.

6.8 Trust Center Graduation Reception
Following commencement, stop by the Trust Center with your loved ones from 2:00 – 4:00 and let us meet your family and wish you congratultions!

Upcoming Deadlines

5.29 MIT Inclusive Innovation Challenge
Over one million dollars available for teams helping to reinvent the future of work.

5.31 MADMEC Submission Deadline
Materials science solutions for sustainability invites student teams to build prototypes that address these and other challenges.

6.11 Translational Fellows Program: “Essentials” Deadline
A two-month summer workshop series for MIT post-docs looking to develop a business model for thier research-derived product or service.

Learn the inspiration for former Trust Center EIR Dip Patel’s first startup, what he learned during his time at MIT Sloan and the Trust Center, how his time with Ecovent went, and what inspiration he took away from being a CEO.


MIT E& I News

San Jose Mercury News: 
Leuko Wins Startup World Cup This Weekend
MIT delta v 2016 alumni team and 2018 MIT $100K finalist takes crown among 28 startups from around the globe.

Poets & Quants: 
2018 Top MBAs: MIT Sloan’s Jason Liu
Co-founder of MIT delta v 2017 venture Octant makes prestigious list of Top 100 MBAs.

Government Technology: 
Biobot Analytics, Startup Using Sewage to Fight the Opioid Crisis, Raises $2.5M
Seed round for MIT delta v 2017 alumni team was led by Ekistic Ventures and Y Combinator.

Steve Jobs Talks Consultants, Hiring, and Leaving Apple in Unearthed 1992 Talk
This recently found 72-minute talk was part of the MIT Sloan Distinguished Speaker Series.

Greentown Labs Expands Space for “Scrappy” Cleantech Startups
Xconomy reports from the grand opening of Greentown’s expanded Somerville incubator space (slideshow).

Announces 6th Global Cohort to Entrepreneurship Program
Nine regions join the Regional Entrepreneurship Acceleration Program for two-year cohort, upping total number of regions to take part in REAP to 46.

Join the MIT Startup Community!

E& I Events Around Boston

5.15 Trends and Innovations in Early Stage Technology Funding
Get guidance and practical suggestions for the funding process.

5.16 MIT Technology Review’s 10 Breakthrough Technologies 2018
Hear what the magazine believes are the technologies of the near future.

5.18 – 5.20 Startup Weekend: Health hosted by TechStars Boston
Take any health or life sciences from idea to concept and creation over the weekend.

5.24 Venture Cafe presents FinTech Connect 2018
Boston’s FinTech community gathers to discuss “Innovating Banking & Financial Services”.

Thursday will be here before you know it. 

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