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Cleveland Plug and Play 2018

Entrepreneurs and Startups: 
Cleveland State Has 15 Guaranteed Spots for 
Plug and Play Cleveland

The Monte Ahuja College of Business' Center for Innovation and Entrpreneuership and Weston Ideation Lab is pleased to announce that Plug and Play (P&P) and the Cleveland Clinic have extended invitations for 15 Cleveland State University students to attend the upcoming Selection Day.

We would like to invite you to attend!

Selection Day is the most important step in identifying the startup companies that will participate in the P&P program in Cleveland. A selection of 25-30 companies will give presentations and from those presentations and other discussions 12-15 companies will be selected to participate in the P&P program. 

Plug and Play Selection Day
August 23, 2018
2:00 PM  to 5:00 PM
Cleveland Clinic Campus (exact location to be announced)

Please RSVP by August 17, 2018

About Plug and Play:
Plug and Play (P&P) is a San Francisco based start-up company accelerator.  They have offices around the world, and work with companies in many verticals including Fintech, Insurance, and Mobility.  P&P recently opened an office in CLE, in collaboration with Cleveland Clinic and JumpStart, focused on Healthtech companies. Learn more here.  

About Cleveland Clinic Innovations:
Cleveland Clinic Innovations (CCI) manages commercialization and innovation activities for Cleveland Clinic.  Our 50 person team supports innovation by advancing the inventions of Cleveland Clinic staff, and also being the primary source of identifying external innovations that can be brought into Cleveland Clinic to improve our care delivery. Learn more here.  

About JumpStart:
JumpStart is a not-for-profit entrepreneur support resource focused on supporting northeast Ohio.  They provide entrepreneur mentoring services, networking and job placement services, and also manage some internal funds for direct investment into early stage companies. Learn more here