IMPORTANT NOTICE: Ohio Clean Energy Challenge Postponed
We have been informed that due to health and safety concerns related to predicted extremely cold temperatures on Tuesday, January 28 and Wednesday, January 29, there is a high probability that the Cleveland State University campus will be closed. NorTech and UCEAO share the same safety concerns for the participants and attendees of the 2014 Ohio Clean Energy Challenge. Recognizing that weather conditions may change in the interim, we nevertheless believed that it was prudent to make a decision regarding the event by close of business today, Friday, January 24. Therefore, the 2014 Ohio Clean Energy Challenge is being postponed until February 27-28. More information will be distributed in the coming weeks. We sincerely regret any inconvenience and look forward to a successful competition next month.
Wed., Jan. 29, 2014 | Student Center at Cleveland State University
The Ohio Competition will take place on Jan. 29, 2014, at the Student Center, located on the campus of Cleveland State University in Cleveland, Ohio. During the Ohio Competition, semifinalist teams will present their live investor pitch in front of a panel of expert judges comprised of venture capital and private equity professionals and entrepreneurs, and a live audience. The Ohio Competition will feature keynote speakers, panel discussions and multiple opportunities for interaction with the student teams — a “competition plus conference” that will draw attendance from academia, government, the private sector, and the venture capital community. The winner of the Ohio Competition will receive the $10,000 state prize and go on to compete for the $100,000 grand prize at the Midwest Regional Competition in Chicago, Illinois, and a place in the National Competition in Washington, D.C.
For more information on live pitch and presentation guidelines, click here
- 2014 Ohio Clean Energy Challenge
- Challenge Overview
- Ohio Competition
- Sponsorship Opportunities
- 2014 Semi-Finalist Teams
- Awards & Prizes
- Ohio Mentorship Program
- How To Apply
- Team Schedule
- Challenge Checklist
- Eligibility Requirements
- Live Pitch & Presentation Guidelines
- Evaluation Criteria
- Challenge Webinars
- Challenge Champions
- 2013 Ohio Challenge Featured Teams
Registration Deadline: Feb. 21
To register to attend the 2014 Ohio Clean Energy Challenge on Fri., Feb. 28, 2014, click the link below.