Events

YEI, student and alumni organizations and community groups hold events, panels, conferences and workshops throughout the year. Check out the event listing below to see what’s happening. Events are open to the public unless otherwise noted.


Innovation Rounds: Incorporation 101
Fri, January 30 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
Brady Auditorium, 310 Cedar St., New Haven

YEI corporate partners Shipman & Goodwin are presenting a talk on "Incorporation 101." The talk will cover the relative benefits and drawbacks of a C-corporation vs. a limited liability company, including: Formation Issues Tax Issues...

Innovation Seminar Series: Incorporation 101
Fri, January 30 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
YEI, 55 Whitney Ave., 2nd Floor, New Haven

YEI corporate partners Shipman & Goodwin are presenting a talk on "Incorporation 101." The talk will cover the relative benefits and drawbacks of a C-corporation vs. a limited liability company, including: Formation Issues Tax Issues...

Contact Erika Smith, erika.smith@yale.edu for more information.


GHIC Innovation Prize
Sun, February 1 (All day)

The GHIC Innovation Prize offers two cash awards in the amounts of $10,000 and $5,000 to the two best social enterprise pitches that are presented at Unite For Sight’s 12th annual Global Health & Innovation Conference at Yale on March 28-...

Decoding Our Past: A Talk with Jonathan Rothberg
Tue, February 3 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Burke Auditorium, Kroon Hall, 195 Prospect St., New Haven

Watson and Crick’s 1953 landmark discovery that biological information was encoded in DNA has been fundamental to advances in biology and medicine. Sequencing techniques invented by Sanger in 1978, massive parallel sequencing developed by 454...

Hack MS
Fri, February 6 (All day) - Sun, February 8 (All day)
District Hall, 75 Northern Ave., Boston, MA

Work with a team to develop a tech-based solution that can help people with multiple sclerosis (MS) better manage their stress. Biogen Idec is seeking innovative approaches that can help teach and enable people living with MS in the following...

MIT Clean Energy Prize Deadline
Sun, February 8 (All day)

The MIT Clean Energy Prize is a catalyst to significantly accelerate the pace of energy innovation and entrepreneurship. This year the Clean Energy Prize will award over $400,000 in cash prizes to promising clean energy student-owned...

Innovation Rounds: IP 101
Fri, February 27 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
Brady Auditorium, 310 Cedar St., New Haven

Bas Nabulsi, partner at McCarter & English, will discuss the patent process, concerns and best practices along with Yale faculty with IP. *Office Hours with patent experts will be held directly after the talk. Registrants will receive...

Contact Erika Smith, erika.smith@yale.edu for more information.


Innovation Seminar Series: IP 101
Fri, February 27 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
YEI, 55 Whitney Ave., 2nd Floor, New Haven

Bas Nabulsi, partner at McCarter & English, will discuss the patent process, concerns and best practices along with Yale faculty with IP. *Office Hours with patent experts will be held directly after the talk. Registrants will receive an...

Contact Erika Smith, erika.smith@yale.edu for more information.


Innovation Rounds: SBIR/STTR Funding Workshop
Fri, March 27 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
Brady Auditorium, 310 Cedar St., New Haven

Merrie London, Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Manager at Connecticut Innovations will provide strategic insight on the application process and keys to success for faculty, postdocs and grad students seeking SBIR grants, and...

Contact Erika Smith, erika.smith@yale.edu for more information.


Innovation Seminar Series: SBIR/STTR Funding Workshop
Fri, March 27 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
YEI, 55 Whitney Ave., 2nd Floor, New Haven

Merrie London, Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Manager at Connecticut Innovations will provide strategic insight on the application process and keys to success for faculty, postdocs and grad students seeking SBIR grants, and...

Contact Erika Smith, erika.smith@yale.edu for more information.