Sponsored by Eric Aroesty, C’92

May 1 & 2, 2020

2019-2020 Startup Showcase

May 1 & 2, 2020

In light of the COVID-19 outbreak and University of Pennsylvania event restrictions, the Penn Wharton Startup Challenge Semifinals and Finals will be conducted online, and the in-person Startup Showcase event scheduled for May 1, 2020 in Philadelphia is canceled.

Friday, May 1, 2020
9:00am to 4:15pm: Startup Challenge Semifinals

5pm: Startup Showcase Virtual Happy Hour – Network with teams and judges. Links TBA.

Saturday, May 2, 2020

Link TBA

9:00am to 1:45pm: Startup Challenge Finals – Watch our Finalists pitch for $135K in cash and awards!

2pm: Alumni Entrepreneurship Panel – Join Penn alumni from across industries as they share their perspectives on entrepreneurship during COVID-19 and participate in a virtual Q&A.

3pm: Awards


Penn Wharton Entrepreneurship is grateful to
Eric Aroesty C’92,
whose generous donation supports the Penn Wharton Startup Challenge & Startup Showcase.

Please e-mail Cathy Ogur with questions.