Nov
12
6:00 PM18:00

District C Pitch Night (Nov 12, 2018)

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This is Pitch Night, hosted at HQ Raleigh and NC State's Entrepreneurship Clinic. 

4 teams of high school students from across the Triangle pitch business solutions to two local organizations, Thoughtbot and the City of Raleigh.

We hope you will join us!

6:00 - 6:30: Reception with light snacks

6:30 - 7:45: Pitches

7:45 - 8:00: Closing ceremony (a new tradition!)

PARKING: Street parking is available in the area. There is also a public parking deck next door at the Dillon on South Harrington.

DRESS: Casual. 

Thank you to our partners:

PLEASE RSVP for NOVEMBER 12:

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Oct
17
7:00 PM19:00

District C Innovators Panel w/ Duke & NC State (Online)

IN PARTNERSHIP WITH:

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Khushbu Madhiwala NC State ‘18

Khushbu Madhiwala
NC State ‘18

Harshvardhan Sanghi Duke ‘20

Harshvardhan Sanghi
Duke ‘20

Michael Piccola NC State ‘18

Michael Piccola
NC State ‘18

WHAT: Join us for a live interactive webinar featuring three young innovators and entrepreneurs from Duke and NC State. Learn about their innovation journeys, including how they prepared during their college years for the work they do now. The session will be hosted and moderated by District C, with help from District C alumni and high school students Madison Lopert, Anthony Luzzi, and Peter Lacewell. Audience members can submit questions through chat.

WHO:

KHUSHBU MADHIWALA is a recent graduate of NC State and the founder of Sudsy. Sudsy has developed a process for dehydrating soaps, shampoos, and face-washes so that these products can be transported in tablet form without the risk of leaking in your luggage. Khushbu was selected as a Miller’s Fellow at NC State, giving her the funding needed to pursue Sudsy full-time after graduating last May.

HARSHVARDHAN SANGHI is a junior at Duke University and a co-founder of mPower, a social enterprise aimed at easing food supply issues in India. mPower won the Hult Prize, a global competition for social entrepreneurs. Harshvardhan is part of the Social Innovation & Entrepreneurship program at Duke.

MICHAEL PICCOLA graduated from NC State this past spring after majoring in entrepreneurship. He was a student in NC State’s award-winning Entrepreneurship Clinic where he worked with a team of peers to solve a real problem for a real business (sound familiar?!).

WHERE: Online using Zoom videoconferencing. We will send you the link with instructions after you RSVP.

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Oct
8
6:00 PM18:00

District C Pitch Night (Oct 8, 2018)

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This is Pitch Night, hosted at HQ Raleigh and NC State's Entrepreneurship Clinic. 

4 teams of high school students from across the Triangle pitch business solutions to two local businesses, York Properties and Applyable.

We hope you will join us!

6:00 - 6:30: Reception with light snacks

6:30 - 7:45: Pitches

7:45 - 8:00: Closing ceremony (a new tradition!)

PARKING: Street parking is available in the area. There is also a public parking deck next door at the Dillon on South Harrington.

DRESS: Casual. 

Thank you to our partners:

PLEASE RSVP for OCTOBER 8:

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