2016 Entrepreneurship Cup

At this live pitch event, more than $50,000 in total prize and in-kind resources will be awarded to UVA student ventures.

Presented in partnership with the University of Virginia

The Entrepreneurship Cup showcases and seeds the most compelling UVA student ventures. Presenters complete a live pitch and receive feedback from expert judges. More than $50,000 in total prize and in-kind resources will be awarded.

The Finals for the E-Cup will take place at the Paramount Theater on April 15th, following the Founders Summit. During the deliberation period, the Galant Challenge will take place.

2016 Finalists

AgroSpheres LLC – Payam Pourtaheri, School of Engineering and Applied Science ’16; Ameer Shakeel, School of Engineering and Applied Science ’17

airsurve – Garrett Allen, McIntire School of Commerce ’16

AsyncTalent – Tara Raj, College of Arts and Sciences ’16; Morgan Murray, College of Arts and Sciences ’16

Kinect – Samuel Boochever, Darden Graduate School of Business Administration ’17; Max Huc, Darden Graduate School of Business Administration ’17

Market Intellex – Miles Shah, McIntire School of Commerce ’18; Alexander Spiegel, McIntire School of Commerce ’18; Ceyer Wakilpoor, School of Engineering and Applied Science ’18; Puneeth Uttla, College of Arts and Sciences ’19

Notable Music LLC – Jack Ross, School of Engineering and Applied Science ’18; Steph Colen, School of Engineering and Applied Science ’15; Axel Tarnvik, School of Engineering and Applied Science ’15; Brian Abod

2016 ECup Judges

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