Pitch to the Pros:
$10K Cash Grant Opportunity, Acceptance into BLUEPRINT Accelerator Network
May 7, 2014 4:30 p.m.
Here’s your chance to present your Bright Idea—and vie for a $10,000 cash grant! There are other opportunities as well. Meet the experts, get feedback and leads, and maybe even a post-conference meeting. The application deadline is April 22.
Dream it. Code it. Win it.
Great Opportunity - Short Deadline
Have a great app concept you would like to pitch to some of the world's top executives in the tech industry? Now is your chance! Enter the “Dream it. Code it. Win it.” contest for your chance to win cash prizes, with judges from Google Ventures, Yahoo!, and Forbes.
This is about solving problems creatively with technology and not the technology itself.
Registration and Submission Deadline: March 30, 2014
Dream it: Come up with an idea that solves a problem. Tell us a story about how you solved the problem.
How can students participate?
Students can enter individually or as a team of up to eight people, and submit already existing applications as long as they have not been previously entered into another competition. Students can also create something entirely new!
Lean UX NYC
April 10th - 12th, 2014
The days of relying on a UX Designer for the whole experience are done. Collaboration has won out, and every team member needs to know how to contribute to product development. At LeanUX NYC, entrepreneurs, designers, developers and user experience professionals will learn about the entire product development lifecycle from accomplished practitioners and leaders in the LeanUX Design community.
This three-day epic conference will advance your knowledge and skills on UX with theory-informed practice, principles to guide teams, and hands-on workshops. You’ll get expert insight into some of the ways Lean, Kanban and Design Thinking practices are being combined by people already doing it — the real pros, the upper echelon, the ones driving the iterative discovery and development of new products for both startups and enterprises.
New York StartUP! 2014 Business Plan Competition
Registration Deadline - January 30th
New York StartUp! 2014 Business Plan Competition