Laboratory for IT Entrepreneurship

Transforming IT ideas into ventures

Laboratory for I.T. Entrepreneurship
Ngyuen Engineering Building

Seminars and Workshops

The laboratory organizes periodic public seminars and workshops on topics of interest to its mission. The goal is to educate bright potential IT entrepreneurs by providing them with the information, tools, and resources needed to enhance their entrepreneurial skills and succeed in the creation of innovative ventures.

Our seminars and workshops provide valuable opportunities to connect with entrepreneurs or potential entrepreneurs in specific industries or sectors. This will empower participants to expand their professional network by building key relationships with experts in the areas of interest.

LITE Seminar
November 22 LITE Seminar “Innovation During Large-Scale Natural Disasters”

Students, faculty, and staff are welcome to propose seminars and workshops on topics of interest, consistent with the mission of the laboratory. The laboratory evaluates the requests to determine if there might be enough interest around the proposed topics. For more information about how to propose a topic for a seminar or workshop, please contact us.

Upcoming Seminars

Defining and Pitching your Business Idea

Speaker(s):   Robert Smith, Director, Mason Small Business Development Center
When:   Friday, December 8, 2017, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Where:   Engineering Building, Room 4801, Fairfax Campus
Details:   Download event flyer

Recent Seminars and Workshops

Inventive Engineering: Human and Machine Creativity

Speaker(s):   Tomasz Arciszewski, Professor Emeritus, George Mason University
When:   Friday, December 1, 2017, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Where:   Engineering Building, Room 3507, Fairfax Campus
Details:   Download event flyer

Protecting and Commercializing your Intellectual Property

Speaker(s):   Hina Metha, Office of Technology Transfer, George Mason University

Sampath Ramaswamy, Senior Director, Howard Hughes Network
When:   Friday, November 10, 2017, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Where:   Engineering Building, Room 4801, Fairfax Campus
Details:   Download event flyer

Inventive Engineering

Speaker(s):   Tomasz Arciszewski, Professor Emeritus, George Mason University
When:   Wednesday, May 24, 2017, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Where:   Innovation Hall, Room 318 (MIX), Fairfax Campus
Details:   Download event flyer

An archive of all past seminars and workshops is available here.