InnoVention is a prototyping competition hosted by the NYU Entrepreneurship & Innovation Association and supported by the Future Labs and Tandon School of Engineering. The competition challenges student-led teams to validate, prototype and pitch commercially viable technology ventures that solve global problems.With an emphasis on prototyping, the initiative uniquely adds to the university’s entrepreneurial ecosystem working well with the NYU Summer Launchpad pre-accelerator and the Stern $300k challenge. Ultimately, the InnoVention infrastructure builds a robust competitive culture at the School of Engineering that drives innovation through ideation, education, mentorship and funding, leading student entrepreneurs to start and take their ventures forward.

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