Blackstone LaunchPad Challenge (2): World Challenge

Thursday, September 23 at 5:00pm to 6:00pm

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Virtual Event

World Sustainability: The UN Sustainable Development Goals are a call to action for developed and developing countries to achieve a more sustainable future.

Challenge: how might we promote prosperity while protecting the planet?

Choose a problem associated with one of the 17 SDGs and develop and innovative and entrepreneurial solution.

  • Special Guest Monica Dean, Managing Director of Greif Center for Entrepreneurial Studies
  • Monica Dean, Managing Director at the Greif Center frames the challenge 
  • Form teams of 1-4 people at the event
  • You will have a week to complete the challenge. PitchPages are due at 6pm on 9/29, 11:59pm
  • All teams will create a 90 second video (youtube link) supported by pitch pages (training and support provided at and after the event - sign up for PitchPages here)
  • The winners will be announced at the next Blackstone launchpad challenge #3 on October 7th at 5pm PT
  • All students must attend and participate fully in challenge to receive $25 Uber Eats card

REQUIRED: PLEASE PRE-REGISTER for the event HERE

Note: This event is for current USC undergraduate and graduate students. In order to receive $25 Uber Eats gift card, you must attend the full meeting and participate in the challenge. 

Please email mpgarg@marshall.usc.edu if you have any questions

Dial-In Information

https://uscmarshall.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJMlduyrpjojG9ZsCnR9MOYlnBDhxuD1ADPLe

Event Type

Lecture / Talk / Workshop, Student Life, Careers, Health and Community Well-Being, Welcome Experience

Audience

Students

Campus

Other Location

Tags

oos, GREENWEEK

Website

https://usc.startuptree.co/event/s/6Y...

Cost

free

Department
Office of Sustainability
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