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Demo Day

Save the date: WVU's 2nd annual Demo Day will take place on April 25, 2019.

The WVU IDEA Hub is pleased to host its second annual Demo Day on Thursday, April 25, 2019 all day in all disciplines through a variety of day-long activities. From pitch competitions, expos on social issues, interactive exhibits, prototype stations and engineering showcases, to fashion and design displays, lemonade stands and open houses, there are opportunities for all to join in and embrace innovation, entrepreneurship, design and inventions across WVU. 

Opportunities to Participate:

Demo Day Expo

Social Action Showcase & Challenge

In its inaugural year, with the goal of showcasing the Innovation, Design and Entrepreneurship Applied across WVU, hundreds of students, faculty, staff and community members participated in Demo Day’s day-long activities. In 2019, the IDEA Hub encourages even more colleges, classroom projects, innovation labs and centers, and individual faculty and students to seize the opportunity to showcase their innovations. By championing entrepreneurship and innovation together, we can show the power of solving problems and embracing ideas to create new companies, investment opportunities, greater economic prosperity and a stronger innovation ecosystem across West Virginia. Stay tuned for more information.

The WVU Innovation, Design and Entrepreneurship Applied - IDEA Hub connects a university-wide network of centers, offices and programs that fosters and supports innovation and entrepreneurship in WVU students, faculty and staff while engaging the statewide community.   
Please Visit idea.wvu.edu/demo-day 

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Learn more about last year's event: 
https://www.wvnews.com/news/wvnews/wvu-demo-day-shows-off-mountaineer-innovations/article_add52f4a-b0b1-5400-b84b-00be93005aed.html
https://launch.wvu.edu/news/2018/04/23/demo-day-winners-announced