In the Loop

UF Innovation Week 2017

  • Date & Time
    • Monday, February 06, 2017 — through
      Thursday, February 09, 2017
  • Cost
    • Free
  • Description

    UF Innovation Academy is excited to announce Innovation Week (iWeek) 2017 taking place February 6-9, 2017. iWeek 2017 is a four-day celebration of the innovation all around us, and is where artists, designers, entrepreneurs, engineers, leaders, scientists, and change makers unite to Discover, Be Inspired, Play, and Connect. When fully engaged in all FOUR, you become part of a shared journey. This year, each day (Monday – Thursday) will own a theme:

    • Monday, February 6, 2017: Innovation & Creativity
    • Tuesday, February 7, 2017: Entrepreneurship & Technology
    • Wednesday, February 8, 2017: Social Responsibility
    • Thursday, February 9, 2017: Leadership

    Do you have or are you interested in creating an event that is innovative, creative, entrepreneurial, tech-related, incites social change, and leadership-based? If so, we invite you to partner with us in submitting events to be included in our iWeek 2017 digital and printed calendars. Events types by category include:


    • Expositions
    • Startup Fairs
    • Tours
    • Hackathons

    Be Inspired

    • Panel Sessions
    • Conferences
    • Fireside Chats
    • Live Art & Music Performances


    • Interactive Activities
    • Workshops
    • Competitions
    • Demo Labs


    • Networking Event
    • Mixers

    Please Submit Your Event(s) here: by Friday, November 4, 2016. Calendars will be distributed throughout the startup community and across campus so as to make them readily visible to students as they arrive for Spring 2017. For any additional questions, please contact Xavier Richardson at