Faculty of Dentistry

14Sep202214:45
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25Sep202223:45

The competition encourages McGill students, working in teams, to propose new technologically-based ideas/solutions to solve real world problems. This year's pitch competition is taking place during the John D. Thompson Entrepreneurial Development Seminar on October 27th, 2022 and it will have a Cleantech theme. Submissions must be an idea/solution to pressing global environmental issues. 

Classified as: innovation, Social Innovation, entrepreneurship, Sustainability, students, undergraduate students, Graduate Students
27Sep202213:00
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This workshop will provide an overview of the customer discovery process and then delve deeper into how to conduct customer interviews and how to iterate on your business model or lean canvas.

RSVP Here!

Date: Sept.27th

    Time: 1:00 - 2:00 pm

Location: FDA 3, Seminar Room

Classified as: entrepreneurship, External, faculty, innovation, students, undergraduate students, startup law
29Sep202217:00
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19:00

Come and meet our TechAccel teams! Student startup teams funded and supported by The McGill Engine will be present to demo their projects and businesses! Grantees from various cohorts will be set up at tables and guests are welcome to network with them. There will also be pitches from 6 teams who participated in the Fall 2021, Winter 2022 and Summer 2022 cohorts. Register here!

Classified as: entrepreneurship, innovation, Social Innovation
2Oct2022

Important Dates:

  • Application deadline – October 2, 2022 @ 11:59pm (ET)
  • Decisions made by Engine team and applicants advised by October 7, 2022.
  • Program duration: October 20, 2022 to March 23, 2023. In-person classes will be held at FDA 3 every other Thursday, 4 -6 pm (ET). No classes during the December and Spring breaks.
Classified as: entrepreneurship, innovation, Social Innovation
14Sep202212:00
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2Oct202223:45

Application deadline – October 2, 2022 @ 11:59pm (ET) - Apply here!

The Invention to Impact (I-to-I) Training Program uses experiential learning to help McGill graduate students and their faculty supervisors gain insight into:

Classified as: entrepreneurship, faculty, innovation, Graduate Students
4Oct202213:00
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14:00

This workshop will provide an overview of the different types of market research, how to analyze the competition, and the resources available at McGill to perform market research. Our market research librarian Amanda Wheatley will walk us through some of those resources using a market research canvas tool.

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    Date: Oct.4th

    Time: 1:00 - 2:00 pm

Classified as: entrepreneurship, External, faculty, innovation, students, undergraduate students, startup law
18Oct202213:00
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14:00

This workshop will demystify and explain the various form of intellectual property (IP), namely, patents, industrial designs, copyright, trademarks, and trade secrets. We will then do some actual patent searching with our librarian April Colosimo using the DERWENT worldwide patent database.

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    Date: Oct.18th

    Time: 1:00 - 2:00 pm

Classified as: entrepreneurship, External, faculty, innovation, students, undergraduate students, startup law
25Oct202213:00
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14:00

This workshop run by Compass Startup Legal Clinic will discuss common legal questions faced by startups and explain concrete steps that founders should consider to ensure a strong legal foundation for their venture.  Topics will include:

Classified as: entrepreneurship, External, faculty, innovation, students, undergraduate students, startup law
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