Hosted by Medical and Educational Perspectives (MEP), BME EDGE and Innovation Factory
Location: Zayed 2117, Medical Campus
Young Innovators in Hopkins community Showcasing their ideas, prototypes and startups.
Judges will include:
Henry Anh, Program Manager for TEDCO Technology Funding Programs
Bob Storey, Managing Director, MVR Companies
Deb Tillett, President and Executive Director of ETC, Emerging Technology Center
Anti Korhonoen, CEO of Ekahau
Dr. Chuck Montague, Director of Business Development at JHU Dept. of Biomedical Engineering
Dr. Renu Gupta, CMO of Insmed
Dr. Jim Kyung-Soo Liew (Carey Business School)
Description of Awards
Winners in the medical product/prototype categories are sponsored by MEP and will win up to $8000 funding which includes a $1000 cash prize, a sponsored trip to India ($2000 prize in global category only), and up to $5000 in materials/resources cost with the promise to commit to work with MEP for a minimum of a year in the development and commercialization of their ideas.
Winners in the medical idea categories are sponsored by MEP and will receive a $250 cash price as well as the opportunity to work with MEP to obtain greater funds throughout the year.
Winners in the general venture categories are sponsored by BME EDGE and Innovation Factory and will be eligible for the cash prizes.