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Steel City Startups: Pitt x CMU 

Help us kick off Global Entrepreneurship Week at the University of Pittsburgh and Carnegie Mellon University!  This event will start with a networking reception for alumni, faculty, students and friends from Pitt and CMU followed by Tedx-style presentations.

Hear how these entrepreneurs have pursued their dreams and leveraged resources at both CMU & Pitt to help grow their startups. 

Please fill out the form on this page to register. 

Where:  Pitt Campus, Alumni hall, connolly Ballroom, 4227 Fifth Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15260
When: Monday, November 18, 2019, 5:30-7:30 p.m.


5:30-6 p.m.  Networking with hot appetizers

6 p.m. Opening remarks with Kit Needham, CMU Project Olympus and Babs Carryer, Director, Big Idea Center

6:15 p.m. Meet Startup Teams from Pitt and CMU!


Steel City Startups

Pairi: Paris Mielke 

Naimi Health: Tamar Krishnamurti

Delta Band: Matt Spettel 

ecotone renewables: Sasha Cohen; Kyle Wyche 

Root Health: Raj Sharma; Eric Ghildyal 

Four Growers: Brandon Contino 

Who Can Attend?  All students, faculty, staff, alumni and community members


Check out our video from last year GEW 2018!  

GEW 2018 – Steel City Startups Pitt x CMU


Yes, I'm coming.