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Iowa JPEC News

Welcome Mackenzie Goss

Goss named constituent relations specialist for Iowa JPEC

Monday, December 5, 2022
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Venture School Partnership Announcement

Iowa JPEC, DMACC Partner for Venture School

Wednesday, November 30, 2022
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Plumb is Brewing a Post-Football Plan with Iowa JPEC’s Help

Tuesday, November 22, 2022
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Iowa JPEC Events

JPEC Incubator Office Hours at the Engineering Library

Tuesday, December 6, 2022 12:00pm to 2:00pm
Seamans Center
Let the Iowa JPEC Undergraduate Student Incubator help you turn your idea into a successful business. Jay Cooper, director of the University of Iowa John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center Undergraduate Student Incubator, will hold office hours to discuss your idea or project and how Iowa JPEC and the incubator can help you turn that idea or project into a revenue-generating business through our on-campus resources. Cooper will also discuss the benefits of joining the incubator program, as well as...
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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. 
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Startup Games

Friday, March 3 6:00pm to Sunday, March 5, 2023 2:00pm
Pappajohn Business Building
Students from all areas of study pitch their ideas to have an impact. After you pitch, you will form teams and work together to bring the best ideas to life.
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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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46,114

ENROLLMENT IN IOWA JPEC COURSES

2,323

Startup Companies Served

2.75M

In Seed Money Awarded to Iowa Startups