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Midwest Engineering Entrepreneurship Network (M.E.E.N.) Conference

Date Jul 15, 2013 - Jul 16, 2013
Time All Day
Location Chicago, IL (Northwestern University Campuses)
Sponsor Technology Entrepreneur Center, Farley Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation
Registration Register Today!
Event type Special Events
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Originating Calendar TEC Calendar

The Farley Center for Entrepreneurship at Northwestern University is proud to host the 3rd annual Midwest Engineering Entrepreneurship Network (M.E.E.N.)

When: Monday, July 15 – Tuesday, July 16

Where: Chicago, Ill. – Northwestern University’s Downtown and Evanston campuses

Please join us for a third year of learning, networking, and stimulating conversation.

Staff from many entrepreneurship centers based in the Midwest region and in the college of engineering will be meeting for a shared discussion and networking opportunities.

Tentative Agenda

RSVP for M.E.E.N.Day 1 – July 15 starting at 12 p.m. – Northwestern Campus – Downtown

  • Welcome lunch
  • Presentations by represented schools – successes and challenges during the past school year
  • Individual school presentations on chosen topic of expertise
  • Tour of 1871 and guest speaker

Day 2 – July 16 starting at breakfast – Northwestern Campus – Evanston

  • Working meeting – discussion on collaboration with NCIIA 
  • Tour of Evanston Incubator with presentations from student startups
  • Tour of Northwestern

Detailed agenda will be sent upon registration. There is no registration fee but participants are responsible for providing their own transportation and accommodations.

Accommodation information:

A block of rooms at the Allerton Hotel and MileNorth Hotel are available for the night of July 15 at Northwestern University discounted rates. Both hotels are in downtown Chicago near the Downtown Northwestern campus. If you would like a room at one of these hotels, please email Megan Everett: m-everett@northwestern.edu

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