Apr 20
Friday

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Time

IDEA Week Registration

This registration acts as general admission for all events excluding those listed below. IMPORTANT: While this registration will get you into all non-ticketed events, priority seating ...

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  • South Bend - Elkhart Region
  • 8:00 am - 11:55 pm

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Time

Thomson Reuters MBA Tech Innovation Challenge

M.B.A. and graduate students from top programs across the U.S. will form teams and go toe-to-toe, coming up with innovative technology solutions, as they work ...

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  • Mendoza College of Business
  • 9:00 am - 11:00 am

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Patti LuPone

In Don’t Monkey with Broadway, two-time Tony Award-winner Patti LuPone explores, through indelible interpretations of classic Broadway show tunes by the likes of Richard Rodgers, ...

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  • DeBartolo Performing Arts Center
  • 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Apr 21
Saturday

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Type

Time

The 89th Annual Blue-Gold Game

This annual spring scrimmage in which the Notre Dame football team plays against itself in the Notre Dame Stadium is a great opportunity to get ...

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  • Notre Dame Stadium
  • 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm

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Notre Dame Pitch Rally

University of Notre Dame students, faculty, and researchers will pitch emerging and cutting-edge Notre Dame technologies in front of an audience of Notre Dame alumni, ...

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  • The IDEA Center
  • 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Apr 22
Sunday

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Type

Time

Maker Faire

The Maker Faire is a gathering of fascinating, curious people who enjoy learning and love displaying what they can make. From engineers to artists to ...

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  • Success Academy South Bend
  • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Apr 23
Monday

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Time

IDEAs at Sunrise

Grab a cup of joe at the South Bend Chocolate Café in downtown South Bend with your colleagues before the first IDEA Week session of ...

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  • South Bend Chocolate Cafe
  • 7:30 am - 9:30 am

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Type

Time

Headline Event: Driving Entrepreneurship in a Rustbelt City

Most entrepreneurs are not like Elon Musk, Steve Jobs or Bill Gates. In this session moderated by South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg, attendees will learn ...

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  • Century Center
  • 9:30 am - 10:30 am

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Time

How to Create Your First Product

The path to the successful creation of a product is anything but linear. It often goes through repeated cycles of testing and validation and pivoting ...

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  • Century Center
  • 10:45 am - 11:45 am

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Scaling Your Business

Getting the first paid customer is one of the most important milestones a startup can achieve. It isn’t, however, necessarily easy. In this session, attendees ...

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  • Century Center
  • 10:45 am - 11:45 am

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Time

Finding Your Right Customer

It is estimated that 42% of all startups fail because there is no market for their product or service. Startups often assume they know the ...

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  • Century Center
  • 1:15 pm - 2:15 pm

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Smart Cities Industry Panel

This panel of experts will explore exciting new developments in information and communication technology (ICT), as well as Internet of Things (IoT) devices, which, when ...

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  • Century Center
  • 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

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Type

Time

Graduate School Shaheen Three Minute Thesis (3MT®)

The 3MT® competition empowers graduate students from all departments and colleges at the University of Notre Dame to explain how their research matters - both ...

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  • Mendoza College of Business
  • 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

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Gabriel Iglesias

Come laugh with comedian Gabriel Iglesias at his “One Show Fits All World Tour” performance at the Morris Performing Arts Center in downtown South Bend ...

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  • Morris Performing Arts Center
  • 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Apr 24
Tuesday

Events

Location

Type

Time

IDEAs at Sunrise

Grab a cup of joe at the Chicory Café in downtown South Bend with your colleagues before the first IDEA Week session of the day.

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  • Chicory Cafe
  • 7:30 am - 9:30 am