TIE Events

We strongly encourage that all attendees, vaccinated or unvaccinated, wear a mask for in-person events. Unvaccinated individuals should maintain a 6” physical distance from those outside of their household while consuming food or beverage. Any event attendee, vendor or staff member who tests positive for COVID-19 within 48 hours of attending an event, should immediately report their exposure to the university.

To notify the university of a positive case of COVID-19, please call 213-740-6291 or email covid19@usc.edu

After a positive case, all USC employees (staff & faculty) and vendors at the event will be notified of a possible exposure. Those who are notified will be given further instructions as part of their notification.

August 2021


Fri
27

August 27, 2021 @ 12:30pm PST

TIE General Info Session (virtual)

The Viterbi Office of Technology Innovation & Entrepreneurship invites you to join us on Friday, August 27 @ 12:30 PM for an information session hosted by Vice Dean Ellis Meng. Come learn about our Competitions, Curricular Programs and Classes, Internship Opportunities, Funding Opportunities and Building Your Team.

View the Zoom Recording and Power Point Slides.

September 2021


Wed
08

September 08, 2021 @ 2:00pm PST

Min Family Challenge Info Session (virtual)

The Min Family Challenge was created to empower future generations of engineers to use their acquired knowledge and leverage the power of technology to better the world by serving the least fortunate and their pressing societal needs. The grand prize winner will receive $50K to help launch their startup!

View the Zoom Recording and Power Point Slides.

Wed
15

September 15, 2021 @ 7:00pm PST

Min Family Challenge Education Session #1 (virtual)

Join the Min Family Challenge organizers for an education session focused on providing insights about the problems that you can help solve using technology. If you are ready to turn your idea into an innovation for positive social impact, join us!

"Tackling Poverty and Access to Clean Water in Low-income Communities in SoCal." A presentation by organizers and members of Western Service Workers Association

View the Zoom Recording.

Thu
16

September 16, 2021 @ 3:00pm PST (POSTPONED)

Min Family Challenge Education Session #2 (virtual)

Join the Min Family Challenge organizers for an education session focused on providing insights about the problems that you can help solve using technology. If you are ready to turn your idea into an innovation for positive social impact, join us!

"It's Never 'Just Water': The effects of water quality and access on communities of color in Los Angeles area" A presentation by Kaela Thomas of Black Women for Wellness

Open to ALL USC students - Free

Wed
29

September 29, 2021 @ 12:30pm PST

Viterbi Startup Garage Residency Program Info Session (virtual)

Fall 2021 Recruiting Info Session w/ Arcelia Navarro

USC Viterbi Startup Garage is holding an open call for early-stage technology startup teams for our Fall cohort which kicks-off Mid-October, 2021. Join Arcelia as she hosts the informational session ready to answer any and all questions!

RSVP - Open to ALL USC students - Free

October 2021


Fri
01

October 01, 2021 @ 12:00pm PST

Masseh Entrepreneurship Prize Competition Info Session (virtual)

Come learn how to win cash for your startup! The Maseeh Entrepreneurship Prize Competition (MEPC) includes customer discovery workshops, developing a business model, legal prizes, mentorship from seasoned business executives and access to the local investment community. Your team can win the $50,000 grand prize!

RSVP - Open to ALL USC students - Free

Wed
06

October 06, 2021 @ 3:00pm PST

Min Family Challenge Education Session #2 (virtual)

Join the Min Family Challenge organizers for an education session focused on providing insights about the problems that you can help solve using technology. If you are ready to turn your idea into an innovation for positive social impact, join us!

"It's Never 'Just Water': The effects of water quality and access on communities of color in Los Angeles area" A presentation by Kaela Thomas of Black Women for Wellness

Open to ALL USC students - Free

Thu
07

October 7, 2021 @ 12:30pm PST

Technology Start-Up Networking Event (virtual)

The Viterbi School of Engineering and Office of Technology Innovation and Entrepreneurship is pleased to host a special mixer, bringing together people from across campus who are passionate about technology-driven start-ups.Every successful startup begins with a diverse team. Whether you are looking for co-founders with different skill sets to help launch your company, looking to join a team or just plain curious - this is the event for you. Come hear what exciting ventures are taking off on campus and mingle with our vibrant community of innovators. Join the wave of USC entrepreneurs making a real impact!

Be sure to join us if…

  • You’re looking to complete your MEPC or MFC team
  • You’re looking for a CTO or engineer to join your startup (Founders, come prepared with your 1-minute quick pitch!)
  • You’re curious about innovation and entrepreneurship at USC

Open to ALL USC students - Free