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Welcome Wednesday

December 12, 2018

9-10:30 AM

These informal bi-weekly meetings provide an open forum for interested students, faculty and community members to exchange information pertinent to the growth and success of their businesses. Individuals will meet CIE director, Diane Durance and members of Seahawk Innovation, a venture funding and mentoring firm operating within the CIE. Meet the staff, tour the space and learn about the CIE's support services.


 

YEPex Meetup: Health Tech

December 17, 2018

4:30-6 PM

Petrics is a pet technology company that deelops IoT products and associated software that empowers pet owners to properly manage track, and respond to their pet's health and nutrition needs.  Petrics is developing an ecosystem of connected products that are easily controlled by popular mobile and smart home devices to track critical pet health data.

Ed Hall will be our speaker for this event. 

This program is for high school students who have any interest in innovation and entrepreneurship.  We will have a brief program followed by an engaging hands on activity. 

Free for all!  Register by emailing cie@uncw.edu.


2019 AI Bridge Meetings

February 5

March 5

April 2

May 7

June 4

July 2

August 6

September 3

October 1

November 5

December 3

5:30-7:30 PM


2019 AI Meetups

January 10

February 14

March 14

April 11

May 9

June 13

July 11

August 8

September 12

October 10

November 14

December 12

5:30-7:30 PM


YEPex Meetup: FinTech

January 28, 2019

4:30-6 PM

The financial services industry is in the middle of a revolution being driven by FInancial Technologies, or FinTech.  Money is moving faster in new and unique ways, security needs are ever-increasing, big data is connecting seemingly unconnected data points better than ever and artificial intelligence is pushing innovation into hyperdrive. 

Daniel Haisley, VP of Product at Apiture and Petra Sheaffer, Product Owner at Live Oak Bank will be here for our FIRST YEPex Meetup of the new academic year! 

This program is for 9-12 graders who have any interest in innovation and entrepreneurship.  We will have a brief program followed by an engaging hands on activity. 

Free for all!  Register by emailing cie@uncw.edu.