Come see Tennessee’s top student launched companies (including two of our very own) pitch for $60,000 in cash prizes!
36|86: Student Edition, a new addition to LaunchTN’s 36|86 conference, will be held in Nashville on June 4, 2017. The program celebrates student entrepreneurship and includes a statewide University Venture Challenge featuring winners of 2016/17 University Partner Competitions (UPCs).
The program will include pitches from University Partner Competition finalists, a fireside chat and a networking reception!
Thirteen businesses were selected from among all UPC finalists to compete in the categories below:
Ed Pack Global (Lipscomb University: Kittrell Business Plan Competition)
Leaf (Vanderbilt: Social Ventures Summit Pitch Competition)
Eco-floater by Eco-enterprises (UT Martin: Skyhawk Venture Challenge)
Gigamunch (Tennessee Tech University: Eagle Works)
In With The Old (University of Tennessee, Knoxville: Undergraduate Pitch Competition)
Bloom Brightly Paper Co (Belmont: Business Plan Competition)
The Sorority Guide (University of Tennessee, Knoxville: Undergraduate Pitch Competition)
With The Band (Belmont: Business Plan Competition)
AM Optics (Tennessee Tech University: Eagle Works)
GeoAir (UTK: Vol Court)
PATH EX (Vanderbilt: Tech Venture Challenge)
GPS-911 (Vanderbilt: Owen Venture Challenge)
SimPath (UTK: Boyd Venture Challenge)
Winners will be awarded cash prizes totaling $60,000. Additionally, there will be opportunities for exposure at 36|86, on-going support from the LaunchTN network and the opportunity to apply for the TENN Master Accelerator program.
Tickets can be reserved HERE