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2020 Competition Timeline

The UH Venture Competition is made up for three rounds over the course of the spring semester: Product Market Summary, Semifinal, and the Final Round. PACE hosts a series of bootcamps, networking events, and coaching sessions in conjunction with the competition to enhance the participants' experience and to help move their ventures forward.

UPDATE: In response to the COVID-19 situation, PACE is pleased to continue the competition in an online format. The original schedule will be maintained.

DATE EVENT TIME LOCATION
December 13

Information Session

Meet like-minded students to form a team and learn all the details to be successful in the competition. Anyone considering competing is encouraged to attend.

4:00 PM sPACE (Shidler E-402)
December 13

Registration Opens

  Online Registration
January 24

Information Session

Meet like-minded students to form a team and learn all the details to be successful in the competition. 

4:00 - 5:00 PM sPACE (Shidler E-402)
January 28

Information Session

If you can't join us in-person, join us on the live stream on ZOOM

4:00 - 5:00 PM sPACE (Shidler E-402)
February 2

Registration Closes

Changes may be made to team members until Product Market Summary deadline on March 1.

11:59 PM Online Registration
February 8

Entrepreneurs' Bootcamp #1

Teams are highly encouraged to attend the Entrepreneurs' Bootcamp. The first bootcamp will focus on developing product/market fit. Learn more HERE

9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

sPACE (Shidler E-402)
March 1

Product Market Summary Deadline

Teams will be asked to enter their team members' names on the Product Market Summary submission form. These names will be listed as the OFFICIAL team members for the competition. This is your last chance to make changes to your team.

11:59 PM Online Submission
March 10

Semifinalist and Coach Pairing Announcement

Coach pairings will be sent via email. 

 -- Web Posting
March 14

Entrepreneurs' Bootcamp #2
Coaches' Briefing
Team Meetings

The second bootcamp will focus on developing a solid business model. Teams will also have the opportunity to meet their assigned coach during the lunch. Learn more HERE

9:00 AM–1:00 PM 

Online

April 5

Business Plan Deadline

11:59 PM Online
April 18

Semifinal Competition

9:00 AM–1:00 PM  Online
April 18

Finalist Announcement

-- Web Posting
April 23

Finalist Rehearsal

This rehearsal session is mandatory for all finalists of the competition.

2:00–5:30 PM
45-min time slots
Online
May 7

Final Competition and Awards

3:30 PM Call time

Online