UChicago Innovation Fest

The University of Chicago invites all members of the Chicagoland community to experience the innovation, cutting-edge research, and entrepreneurial activities happening on campus as part UChicago Innovation Fest.

Highlights include Polsky Center’s Edward L. Kaplan, ’71, New Venture Challenge, a behind-the-scenes look at life as an entrepreneur at the university’s 34,000 square feet Polsky Exchange, special events featuring faculty who are bringing their ideas out of the lab and classroom by commercializing their research, and much more.  

Interested in hosting an event at the 2017 Innovation Fest? Event submissions are now being accepted and are due by Friday, March 17 at 11:59 p.m. Submit an event here