Join the Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA) and Startup Grind Baltimore Wednesday, April 4th to network, learn, and celebrate creative entrepreneurship.
Attendees will have the opportunity to mingle over Happy Hour with Fireside Chat speaker, Brett Wallace '19, Artist in Residence and Director, LinkedIn Elevate, enjoy lightning pitches from 8 rising entrepreneurs, and vote for their favorite MICA UP/Start venture to receive a $5k prize! An additional $100k in startup funding will be awarded to winners of the 2018 UP/Start Venture Competition.
About the UP/Start Venture Program:
The Up/Start Venture Program, an initiative of MICApreneurship, focuses on incubating and building creative business ventures within the MICA community. Working with industry partners, the UP/Start Venture Program provides mentorship and capital to help nurture venture ideas into sustainable businesses.
UP/Start 2018 Finalists:
Program of Events:
Wednesday, April 4 at 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Falvey Hall: Brown Center
1301 W Mt Royal Ave, Baltimore, MD 21217, USA