Innovation Celebration

Three Weeks - Eight Amazing Events!

March 29-31

ACC Meeting of the Minds

Boston College

Undergraduate students across all 15 ACC universities are involved in a variety of projects that provide unique contributions to research and creativity across a broad spectrum of fields. The annual ACC Meeting of the Minds Conference has become an opportunity for universities in the ACC to highlight the diversity of scholarly engagements undertaken by undergraduates and for students to share their work with peers across the ACC.. Learn more...

April 2


18th Annual Undergraduate Research Symposium

Oglesby Union Ballrooms

The Undergraduate Research Symposium is an annual showcase for undergraduate student researchers to present their work to the university community. The symposium is an interdisciplinary event that showcases research and creative activities from across campus. Hundreds of student researchers, including those from the FSU’s Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program (UROP), present their work as poster presentations. Learn more...

April 3


Jim Moran School of Entrepreneurship Spring Expo

Landis Green

The Spring Entrepreneurship Expo is an opportunity for any FSU student to showcase, sell and promote their business and products on campus. Learn more...

April 10



FSU Innovation Hub

Students innovating with technology! DIGITECH features dozens of interactive, innovative student and department exhibits: robots, apps, artistic creations, engineering wonders, tech start-ups, all types of innovations. Participating students compete for the coveted crystal DIGITECH trophies. Creative digital music performances, $1000 Shark Tank business pitch competition, T-shirt and prize give-aways for all! A special Innovation Hub Grand Opening reception will take place at 4:00pm. Learn more...

April 12



Turnbull Conference Center

TEDxFSU explores the ideas of FSU people: students, faculty, and alumni. In one afternoon, TEDxFSU will spread FSU ideas from art, science, culture — and all the areas in between. TEDxFSU is student run and advance tickets are available for free. Learn more...

April 16-17

ACC Inventure Prize Finals

Georgia Tech (Televised on PBS)

They’ve gone head to head on the field, and now the Atlantic Coast Conference’s best entrepreneurs battle it out Shark Tank-style. Each university has set out to find their very best students to compete against other ACC schools in the second annual ACC InVenture Prize innovation competition. Learn more...

April 17-18


FAMU-FSU College of Engineering Design Day and Shark Tank Competition

Engineering Room B-221

Come join us for this year's Engineering Design Day. Be amazed by this showcase of innovative, creative, and multi-disciplinary projects developed by our graduating senior students. Each team, made up of students from among five different departments, will present their academic capstone design projects simulating real world experiences. The 3rd Annual Shark Tank is a business pitch competition for technology innovations with prizes of up to $1200.

Tentative Agenda

  • Oral presentations: 8:15 am - 12:30 pm
  • Shark Tank competition: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Poster presentations: 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
  • Awards ceremony: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Learn more...

April 20

9:00am - 5:00pm

Machine Learning Expo

Jim Moran Bldg Downtown, 111 S. Monroe St

A showcase of Machine Learning research taking place at Florida State University. Learn more...