Business Management by Numbers

Maryland Innovation Center 6751 Columbia Gateway Drive, Columbia, MD

Measuring the Right Metrics for Day-to-Day Success Through years of consulting with Business Owners and Executives of Fortune 500 companies, speaker Bola Audena has found it’s not the Business Owner, Executive, or Organization that is failing. It’s the lack of a comprehensive and agile Action Plan that is. And without a plan in place, it’s [....]

Master Class: How to do Business with the Federal Government


CONNECTpreneur Master Class: “How to do Business with the Federal Government” by Matthew Lee, President at KoBE Government Contracting Alliance and CONNECTpreneur Ambassador Topics covered:  U.S. Government Contracting Overview How to Get Started & SAM.GOV Small Business Program: SABA 8(a) Find Bid Opportunities Target Your Market Prime contractor vs. subcontractor Teaming & Partnership Utilizing Existing [....]

2023 Johns Hopkins Healthcare Design Competition Application


Open to all student-led teams from around the world that have designed health-related solutions. Including medical devices, surgical tools, diagnostics devices, drug delivery devices, health IT solutions, mHealth solutions or global health innovations. Competition Tracks Solutions for advanced health systems Global health/humanitarian design Healthcare apps/information technology design Timeline: February 10 – Submission of two-page proposals [....]

Draper Competition for Collegiate Women Entrepreneurs


he Draper Competition for Collegiate Women Entrepreneurs is an on-ramp for undergraduate women seeking access to entrepreneurship opportunities, capital and networks. Since 2013, the competition has developed nearly 500 startup founders as innovators and entrepreneurs. The Draper Competition is the only event of its type that focuses exclusively on developing the talent of collegiate female [....]

Women in Science Speak

Hood College 401 Rosemont Ave, Frederick, Maryland

Join Woman to Woman Mentoring, Inc., Hood College and Leidos Biomedical Research, Inc., current operator of the Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research, for a lively discussion on inspiring and creating space for women in science. A virtual option will also be available for those who cannot attend in-person. During the panel discussion, participants will hear firsthand from women [....]


2023 Black Innovation and Entrepreneurship: Part 1

Virtual and In-Person

Do you want to be a successful entrepreneur, small business owner, or inventor? Do you want to transform your innovation into an enterprise? If so, don’t miss the 2023 Black Innovation and Entrepreneurship Program. Attend these empowering events to be inspired by Black entrepreneurs, small business owners, and inventors. Register today to attend online or in-person at the Morgan [....]

HopStart: Hopkins New Venture Challenge Application


Hosted by the Center for Leadership Education, HopStart: Hopkins New Venture Challenge connects competitors with mentors who guide them through the process of writing a business plan and provides them the opportunity to pitch their new ventures to industry leaders and win up to $5,000 in prize money to take those ventures to the next level. Compete in one [....]

Feb. Faculty & Startup Office Hours with Richard Hughen


Johns Hopkins innovators are invited to meet with Richard Hughen, CEO of Linshom and FastForward Mentor-in-Residence to discuss market assessments, commercialization, and funding for medical devices. Johns Hopkins faculty and startup leaders will gain insight from Hughen’s experience working with Fortune 500 companies in the medical device industry in addition to creating and exiting two [....]