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Iowa JPEC News

Melissa Bates LSF Medical Solutions

Iowa JPEC Spotlight: LSF Medical Solutions

Monday, February 6, 2023
University of Iowa JPEC
Sophia Rupert

Rupert Receives $1,000 Sigma Nu Tau Scholarship

Tuesday, January 17, 2023
University of Iowa JPEC

Iowa JPEC Events

Identifying Key Players in your Market: Introduction to Industry & Market Information Research

Tuesday, February 14, 2023 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Seamans Center
Investigate and research your market to become more informed and make better decisions. This workshop will highlight databases and common themes that help entrepreneurs identify trends, key players, and customers in your market. Taught by Maddi Brenner, Business Outreach and Reference Librarian, Pomerantz Business Library. 
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IdeaStorm

Wednesday, February 15, 2023 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Bedell Entrepreneurship Learning Laboratory (BELL)
IdeaStorm is an entry-level pitch competition across the University of Iowa’s campus that encourages students to share their innovative ideas, all while familiarizing themselves with the pitching process. Food and beverages provided. Door prizes. Winners announced the evening of Feb. 15. 

Turning Inventions into Profit

Thursday, February 16, 2023 3:30pm to 4:20pm
Seamans Center
Join us for a discussion on how to build strong IP portfolios and commercialize innovations. We will talk about diligence requirements and strategies to bring a product to market.  Taught by Mihaela Bojin, Associate Director, University of Iowa Research Foundation.
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LEARN TO LEAD

FOR UNIVERSITY OF IOWA STUDENTS

Entrepreneurship enhances every career path. Our campus-wide approach offers academic programs with hands-on learning opportunities for any UI student, regardless of their field of study.

STUDENT PROGRAMS

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DISCOVER AND INNOVATE

FOR CAMPUS

Whether you are a graduate student with an idea or a faculty researcher with interest in growing a venture or partnering with an established firm, we have entrepreneurial executives, programs, and resource connections to scale your ideas. 

CAMPUS PROGRAMS

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LAUNCH & GROW

FOR STARTUPS AND BUSINESSES

Whether it’s helping to launch your new startup, or providing opportunities for existing businesses to grow and scale, we’re proud to support innovators across the state of Iowa.

COMMUNITY PROGRAMS

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50,418

ENROLLMENT IN IOWA JPEC COURSES

2,816

Startup Companies Served

3.15M

In Seed Money Awarded to Iowa Startups