Maker Faire is a gathering of fascinating, curious people who enjoy learning and who love sharing what they can do. From engineers to artists to scientists to crafters, Maker Faire is a venue for these "makers" to show hobbies, experiments, projects.
We call it the Greatest Show (& Tell) on Earth - a family-friendly showcase of invention, creativity, and resourcefulness.
Join us as we celebrate another great year at LaunchNET Kent State!
Our Awards & Expo event will be in the evening, at Ray's Place in downtown Kent! Come and see what our clients have been building as they exhibit their ventures, meet other friends of LaunchNET, and learn about all we do to support entrepreneurship and innovation in Northeast Ohio.
LAUNCHNET CLIENTS: Sign up NOW as an exhibitor to reserve your table.
Are you an international student with a great idea for a business, but aren't sure how to set up a business in the United States? Join LaunchNET to get free legal advice, receive tips on setting up a successful business and learn about business related resources available to you on campus!
All participants of the workshop will have an opportunity to win $380 toward the OPT fee or other business expenses.
Bring your questions. Bring a pen and notepad. Bring a friend!
Wednesday, April 18, 2018 Multicultural Center (KSC 206) 7-8:30pm
A new endowed scholarship fund has been developed in honor of Paul L. Pfeiffer to support the students of LaunchNET Kent State. The prizes will recognize one innovative Kent State student and one Kent State faculty member each year.
The $1000 student scholarship will recognize an outstanding, motivated graduate or undergraduate Kent State student who is a regular client of LaunchNET.
Darrell L. McNair, president and CEO of MVP Plastics Corp. and previous LaunchNET advisory board member, will be the featured speaker at the Geauga Growth Partnership’s Entrepreneur Success Breakfast on April 13.
5 MINUTE PITCHES 5 MINUTES OF FEEDBACK SERIOUS CONNECTIONS The audience at our events is made up of members of the local entrepreneurial community that want to help create, nurture and grow the next generation of great companies. April 18, 2018 at Blu Jazz in Akron
The Youngstown Business Incubator, along with America Makes, and Team NEO, are developing an infrastructure to provide commercialization services for technologies related to Additive Manufacturing (AM).
Getting to your first 100 customers is a dynamic process—and it’s also going to look and feel different than any other stage of your business. Use the three steps below to build a foundation for marketing that won’t just help you win over your first 100 customers, but also the next ten thousand.