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Founders Day 2022

May 10 @ 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Founders Day 2022

Founders Day 2022A showcase of student entrepreneurship and innovation from across the University of Minnesota.

Join the Holmes Center for Entrepreneurship for presentations from students participating in a broad range of experiential entrepreneurship courses across campus. Learn how they are launching innovative projects, developing new products, testing business concepts, and driving change!

New this year will be the MIN-Corps MVP Challenge demo day. Meet with inventors from classes, clubs, and labs across the University of Minnesota and cast your vote for the most exciting prototype.

The event will also announce faculty and student entrepreneurs of the year and recognize David Kristal (BS ’87), Founder and CEO of Augeo, as the 2022 University of Minnesota Entrepreneur of the Year.

***The event will start at the Northrop Auditorium and move to the Toaster***

Founders Day Agenda 

  • 4:30-5 p.m.:   Reception @ Northrop Auditorium
  • 5-5:30 p.m.:   Program and Speakers @ Northrup Auditorium. 
  • 5:30-6 p.m.:   MVP Challenge Prototype Demos 
  • 6-7 p.m.:   Student Presentations @ the Toaster Innovation Hub
Register here!