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Spring 2018 BOSS Competition Finale

April 18, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Join the Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship for the Spring 2018 Best of Student Startups (BOSS) Finale! Attend and watch 5 student finalists pitch their ideas for a product/business/service and compete for $3,000 of funding towards their idea. Also, there will be FREE sushi from Fusian!

Learn more about the BOSS Program at go.osu.edu/BOSS

This event is FREE and open to the public. RSVP today to attend the BOSS Finale!

Event Timeline:

5:00-6:00pm: Sushi & Beverages, BOSS Student Participant Tabling Fair and networking

6:00-6:15pm: BOSS Opening Remarks

6:15-7:15pm: BOSS FInalist Pitches

7:15-7:30pm: BOSS Winner Announced

Top Five Finalists TBD



Are there ID requirements to enter the event?

No. Anyone is welcome to RSVP and attend the Spring 2018 BOSS Finale.

Will I have the opportunity to network with the Spring 2018 BOSS participants?

Yes.  From 5:00-6:00pm there will be a BOSS Student Participant Student Tabling Fair where you can speak with all of our BOSS participants, including our 5 finalists who will be pitching at the event.

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

There is FREE parking at the PAST Innovation Lab (1003 Kinnear Rd).  There is also additional parking across the street at Metro High School (1929 Kenny Road, Columbus, OH 43210) parking lot.

For OSU students without access to a vehicle, there are both CABS and COTA bus stops are close to the PAST Innovation Lab.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Yes.  Email questions to Jake Cohen (cohen.739@osu.edu) & Alicia Russo (russo.191@osu.edu) 

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

No.  We will have your name on our attendance roster


April 18, 2018
5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Event Category:


The Ohio State University Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship


The Past Innovation Lab
1003 Kinnear Rd, Columbus, Ohio 43212
Columbus, Ohio 43212 US
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