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Penn Wharton Entrepreneurship is here to help Penn students interested in entrepreneurship & innovation find their unique path and career.

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Don’t know where to start? Meet with one of our knowledgeable staff and craft your entrepreneurial path.

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Entrepreneurship Classes

Work on your startup in class, develop a product, or prepare yourself for a career in startups, private equity & VC, intrapreneurship, or social entrepreneurship.

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India Cool: Aerate Wins $30,000 Startup Challenge Perlman Grand Prize with First-of-its-Kind Air Conditioner Technology

Penn Wharton Entrepreneurship is pleased to announce the winner of the third annual Startup Challenge, sponsored by Eric Aroesty, C’92: Aerate, founded by six Wharton and Penn Engineering undergraduate students. The Showcase was held on May 3, 2019, at the Wharton School on the University of Pennsylvania campus. Aerate’s novel, patent-pending air conditioner functions as a dehumidifier and air cooler up to 20x more efficient than others in the market. Specifically designed for high humidity environments, Aerate plans to bring this climate-friendly product to the Indian market to combat the growing need for cool air.

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Questions? Contact us at entrepreneurship@wharton.upenn.edu.

#entrePENNeur Stories

Scaling an Omnichannel Fulfillment Strategy

Guiding entrepreneurs making the transition from a successful startup to a large enterprise.

The Pitch: Live from the Wharton School

Katherine Sizov, C’19, founder of  Strella Biotechnology, who won the competition will appear on a full-length episode in late Spring.

OnStar for the Blind

Karl Ulrich sits down with Wharton alum Yuja Chang to discuss his product Aira

LaunchPad on Sirius XM Channel 132, Business Radio Powered by The Wharton School

Listen to Karl Ulrich, Vice Dean of Entrepreneurship and Innovation, as he interviews today’s leading entrepreneurs and innovators.

India Cool: Aerate Wins $30,000 Startup Challenge Perlman Grand Prize

Aerate’s novel, patent-pending air conditioner functions as a dehumidifier and air cooler up to 20x more efficient than others in the market.

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Philadelphia

entrepreneurship@wharton.upenn.edu
215-898-4856

Hamilton Village, Suite 250
220 S. 40th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

San Francisco

entrepreneurshipSF@wharton.upenn.edu
415-267-6300

Wharton San Francisco
2 Harrison Street
San Francisco, CA 94105