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.


Sobotka Seed Stage Venture Grants Application Deadline
Tue, November 25 - 8:00pm

Innovate with a purpose. Start a sustainable venture that unlocks a new market while solving an age old problem. Apply by 8:00 p.m. (EST) on Tuesday, November 25, 2014 for the opportunity to receive a $10,000 seed stage venture grant to launch...

Start Something: Intensive Application Deadline
Mon, December 1 (All day)

Start Something: Intensive is a special, day-long workshop on the fundamentals of entrepreneurship, encompassing the topics covered in "Ideation," "Lean Startup" and "Minimum Viable Products." This workshop is for students who want a "crash...

Contact Alena Gribskov, alena.gribskov@yale.edu for more information.


Faculty Venture Creation Program Application Deadline
Mon, December 1 (All day)

The Faculty Venture Creation Program was created to catalyze and support the growth of new, early-stage technology commercializaton from faculty at Yale University. It is dedicated to providing resources for entrepreneurial teams to...

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


Creativity: Unlocking Hidden Potential
Fri, December 5 - 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Evans Hall, Room 2220, 165 Whitney Ave., New Haven

RIchard N. Foster, Ph.D., Lecturer in Management at Yale School of Management and Executive-in-Residence at the Yale Entrepreneurial Institute, will give a talk on creativity as it pertains to entrepreneurship. Creativity as a human ability...

Medical Device Workshop with Bridge Innovations
Fri, January 23 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
YEI, 55 Whitney Ave., 2nd Floor, New Haven

YEI corporate partners Bridge Innovations will lead a workshop on Medical Device startups. Bridge Innovations is a medical device and healthcare technology ecosystem that brings together entrepreneurs, investors, technology and regulatory...

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


YEI Internet of Things Application Deadline
Thu, January 29 (All day)

  The Yale Entrepreneurial Institute is calling for submissions related to the Internet of Things to attract the best ideas related to utilizing “smart” technologies and supporting and accelerating two of those ideas with $10,000 in...

Contact Brita Belli, brita.belli@yale.edu for more information.