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International Student Pitch Competition - Submit by October 24, 2017

On November 1st, Global Cleveland will be showcasing 12 international students (currently enrolled or recent graduates from 2017) in a pitch competition in front of hundreds of employers, attendees and guest judgest in a showcase/demo table style presentation. (Additional student who submit project ideas but are not selected to pitch will also be in attendance).

There are four categories to pitch:

  • Business Management and Process Improvement
  • IT/Connected Devices (IOT)
  • Community/Civic Innovations
  • Health Care/Biomedical Innovations

Your pitch can be a research paper, a school project or an innovative idea that you want to share and win cash prizes!

Learn more about the process and the judging here

The deadline to submit your idea is October 24th, 2017. Finalists will be announced on October 27th. 

To submit your idea, please email by October 24 with the subject line: "Cleveland State University - International Student Pitch Showcase". Please include the following in your email:

  1. Full Name
  2. Phone Number
  3. Name of University and degree/major of study 
  4. Graduation date
  5. Category of pitch
  6. One-pager that briefly describes your idea
  7. Three slides (optional)

If you are interested in attending on November 1st, please register online here.