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Wednesday, April 3 • 4:00pm - 5:30pm
**LIVESTREAM** IdeaMakers Challenge: Final Pitches

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Teams of students from multiple colleges have spent the spring semester exploring ideas about an important problem that could potentially be solved through digital innovation. Join us as they pitch their idea to a panel of two experienced judges (Elizabeth King and Jared Yarnell-Schane) experienced judges and compete for prizes.

The keynote speakers during IdeaMakers are the previous 2018 winners of the competition, who will discuss their entrepreneurship experiences and lessons-learned while the judges select the winning teams - Team Moichor: Shevy Karbasi, Matt Chen, and Steven Flanagan.

Learn more at http://ideamakers.ist.psu.edu/.

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Elizabeth King, '79

Former VP, Global Human Resources Solutions and Services, Starbucks
Elizabeth M. King is a recently retired vice president of human resources solutions and services for Starbucks Corporation. During her tenure, the company grew from 1.100 to 24,400 coffee shops with locations in four countries to now nearly 75.  This significant growth provided exciting... Read More →
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Jared Yarnell-Schane, '14

Founder, Jarnell Consulting
Jared Yarnell-Schane is an experienced entrepreneur and program director who has led accelerator programs for over 50 different early-stage startup teams and helped these teams raise $20+ million in funding. While at Penn State earning his B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Jared became... Read More →
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Matt Chen, '19

Co-Founder, Research and Development, Moichor
Matthew handles the research and development of Moichor. This ranges from wet lab techniques to hardware development. Matthew has gained expertise through experience and advisors. All of Moichor’s hardware and research development is handled in-house.
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Steve Flanagan, '19

Co-Founder, User Research and Testing, Moichor
Steve handles user research and testing, as well as application/product/website design at Moichor. Through over 200 user tests, hundreds of one-on-one interviews, 12 iterations of the application, and countless amounts of surveys, the team has been able to fully understand what patients... Read More →
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Shevy Karbasi, '19

Co-Founder, Business Development, Moichor
Shevy leads business development at Moichor. He works with current partners and looks for new potential partners.

Wednesday April 3, 2019 4:00pm - 5:30pm EDT
W201 Westgate Building