Innovate 128 will bring together the best startup talent from the colleges and universities that line the 128 corridor. One startup from each school will compete in a throw down for the best “rocket pitch” with each given two minutes to sell judges on why they should invest.
Other startups from area colleges will also have a chance to show their goods at a showcase event, demonstrating the breadth and depth of the local innovation ecosystem. Judges, prizes and participants to be announced soon.
It all happens on February 7 at the historic Saco-Pettee Mill Building in Newton, Mass. in the heart of the N-Squared Innovation District.
The event is free and open to the public, things get underway at 7pm.