November 9-17, 2018
Startup Week is a week-long series of cross-campus events and activities that highlight entrepreneurship, university commercialization, startups and spinouts at the University of Oregon. Students, faculty, staff and community members can learn how to get started with a for-profit or non-profit idea, navigate the university and local resources available for launching a venture and meet others with shared entrepreneurial interests.
The Hult Prize Challenge 6-8pm Location: TBA
This international annual competition challenges students to solve big societal and environmental problems and awards $1 million to the winning team to bring their idea to life. As a designated Hult Prize Campus, students of all majors are invited to this workshop where organizers will review the challenge topic, facilitate team selection and conduct a design thinking workshop to get participants to start brainstorming solutions. This year’s challenge is identifying solutions for Youth Unemployment.