BEST (Bergeron Entrepreneurs in Science and Technology) runs activities to stimulate undergraduate and graduate student interest in entrepreneurial science and engineering.
- Sep. 25th – 27th Startup Weekend A 54-hour event designed to provide superior experiential education for technical and non-technical entrepreneurs. Beginning with Friday night pitches and continuing through brainstorming, business plan development, and basic prototype creation, Start-up Weekends culminate in Sunday night demos and presentations. Participants create working start-ups during the event and are able to collaborate with like-minded individuals outside of their daily networks and receive valuable feedback from local entrepreneurs. Subsidized registration ($50) for limited number of students available here.