First-of-its-kind pitch competition coming to St. Louis

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It’s no secret that there’s an enormous funding and support gap between startups founded by men and women. According to PitchBook, companies founded solely by women only received 2.3% of the total capital invested in venture-backed American startups last year. Washington University in St. Louis is committed to supporting faculty, students and staff wherever they are on […]

First Speaker Announced: Elizabeth Dougherty, USPTO

Elizabeth Dougherty, Eastern Regional Outreach Director at the United States Patent & Trademark Office will present “The State of Women Inventors in America.” Register to Meet us in St. Louis! Then, share ‘Meet me in St.Louis’ image via social media: > LinkedIn > Twitter > Facebook

First Sponsor Announced: Polsinelli

Polsinelli is an Am Law 100 firm with more than 875 attorneys in 21 offices nationwide. Recognized by legal research firm BTI Consulting as one of the top firms for excellent client service and client relationships, the firm’s attorneys provide value through practical legal counsel infused with business insight, and focus on health care, financial […]

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Registration is open and filling up fast! If you are coming to St. Louis June 24-25, 2020, please share your excitement on social media to spread the word about this new event. Facebook “I’ll be there” graphic (.jpg) Linkedin “I’ll be there” graphic (.jpg) Twitter “I’ll be there” graphic (.jpg)  

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Equalize 2020 is a pitch competition and symposium designed to take national action around the disparity of women academic inventors forming university startups. We’re thrilled to partner with Osage University Partners to address this need. As speakers, panelists and pitch participants are announced, we will feature them here. Please share your excitement around this event […]