Events Calendar

Big Idea Kickoff

"I" isn't just for's for ICECREAM. Make your dream ice cream sundae while learning about Pitt's innovation & entrepreneurial ecosystem! Learn about education, funding, and mentorship opportunities in the new academic year as you contemplate your journey from the classroom (or lab!) to the marketplace.

Win great prizes and free tickets to Thrival Innovation & Music Festival.

Hear a presentation from Babs Carryer, Director of the Pitt Big Idea Center, meet others with a passion for entrepreneurship from across the university and find out how you can get swept away in the wave of innovation.

See Who is Coming! Sign-Up Now.

Community Partners:

  • Innovation Works
  • Idea Foundry
  • Pittsburgh Life Sciences Greenhouse
  • Pittsburgh Entrepreneurs Forum
  • Blue Tree Allied Angels
  • Pittsburgh Tech Council
  • Women in Bio
  • PNC

Pitt Partners: 

  • Pitt Center for Medical Innovation
  • Coulter
  • sciVelo
  • Pitt Law
  • Pitt Career Center


Thursday, September 19 at 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

O'Hara Student Center, Dining Room
3900 O'Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15260

Event Registration Required

This event requires registration.