Mines E&I Week
2nd Annual Mines Entrepreneurship and Innovation Week
January 17th - 21st, 2017
|Blaster Design Facotry Grand Opening|
|Tuesday, January 17th|
|Blaster Design Factory (Outside of BB W250), 4-5:00pm|
Join us for the opening showcase for the "Blaster Design Factory" -- Mines' newest student design space! There will be a ribbon cutting, a few words from key individuals including President Paul Johnson and light refreshments.
|MakerSpacer Building Workshops|
|Wednesday, January 18th|
|Mines MakerSpaces, 3-6:00pm|
The Mines MakerSpaces will be hosting various workshops across campus during Wednesday of the Mines Entrepreneurship & Innovation Week to help students bolster their building skills. Please visit the EPICS.Mines.edu Mines E&I Week Workshop page (link below) for information regarding exact times and locations.
|Grand Challenge Scholars Program Launch|
|Thursday, January 19th|
|MZ 108, 11:00am-1:00pm|
The Grand Challenge Scholars Program (GCSP) is a combined curricular and extra-curricular program with five components that are designed to prepare students to be the generation that solves the Grand Challenges facing society in this century.
|Entrepreneur Club Meet & Greet|
|Friday, January 20th|
|Blaster Design Factory (Outside BB W 250)|
Come to the Blaster Design Factory any time from 4-6pm to join your fellow innovators and get connected with the entrepreneur community at Mines!
|Mines E & I Challenge Day|
|Saturday, January 21st|
|BB W250, 9:00am-4:00pm|
Students will form teams to identify innovative ideas to improve sustainability in natural resourse industries and hear from mining and oil and gas executives.
Up to six teams will be selected to continue with a free one credit indepedent study class, a cash award and a chance at $36,000 in funds to further their ideas.