Entrepreneurship & Venture Capital Club

Innovation Challenge at Darden

Darden's Batten Institute is the new host of Idea Crossing's annual Innovation Challenge.  The top ten teams will fly to Darden to compete head-to-head in the final round. Judged by a global panel of innovation experts and executives from sponsoring companies, students vie for a $20,000 first place prize and the title of “The Most Innovative MBA Team in the World.”

EVC is proud to lead Darden Student Organizations in facilitating the Final Round at Darden.  We also will help coordinate teams from Darden that will compete.

Please visit the Innovation Challenge website to learn more and register.  Check back here and the EVC Event Calendar to keep apprised of important Innovation Challenge dates. 

Early Registration: August 11

Registration: September 19

Registration Closes: September 25

Online Round: September 26 - October 5

Judging Phase: October 6 - 19

Semi-final Round: October 23 - 24

Finalists Announced: October 28

Final Round Calls: November 4 - 5

Innovation Challenge: November 20 - 22

For more information, please contact the VP of Competitions, Ryan Inman.

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