Friday, October 27 at 9:00am to 11:00pm
Celebrating innovation & entrepreneurship at the University of Oregon & beyond
Join us as for a multi-day, interdisciplinary festival as we highlight innovation among our students, faculty, and alumni, as well as, the wider Eugene community and connect participants to ideas, resources and one another to advance entrepreneurial knowledge, opportunities and shared pursuits.
The UO Innovation Summit is an organized set of activities that will include speaker presentations, interactive exhibits, skill-building workshops, pitch competitions, hackathons, performances, film showings and art exhibitions all under the theme of ‘Innovation’. Activities will highlight the latest trends and thought-leadership across a range of disciplines including Science, Technology, Media, Social Justice, Global Issues, Arts & Literature, Sports, Music, Environment, Gender and Sexuality and Business.
We invite all members of the UO and Eugene/Springfield communities to submit creative and compelling proposals.
To support the inaugural University of Oregon Innovation Summit, President Michael H. Schill is encouraging the campus and greater Eugene/Springfield community to participate in the university’s Innovation week, October 24 – 29. President Schill has declared Friday, October 27 “UO Innovators' Day.”