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Northwestern University Venture Challenge

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What is NU Venture Challenge?

As Northwestern’s premier business pitch competition, NUVC challenges you to build the future. We reward the most innovative and promising student startups with capital and mentorship so your ideas will become real, grow, and make an impact. Where others see impossibility, you see opportunity - that is what we celebrate.

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Join us on Thursday, June 4th, 2015 to be a part of the most innovative and exciting NUVC yet.

June 4th, 2015

Schedule of Events

1.00 - 2.00pm Keynote Presentation
2.00 - 4.00pm Final Pitches
4.45 - 5.00pm Award Ceremony
5.00 - 7.00pm Reception

Keynote Presentations

Paul Sagan

XIR (Entrepreneur in Residence) of General Catalyst Partners and former CEO of Akamai

Dick Burke

CEO of Visa Now Global Immigration and former CEO of


Green Energy + Sustainability

Consumer Products

Social Enterprise

Business Products

Life Sciences + Medical

$200k in prizes

25 teams

5 tracks


Thank you to our 2015 NUVC sponsors

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