FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Register no later than Oct 28th, Competition day: November 7, 2020
The Space Innovation Challenge is a graduate-level, week-long case competition that helps you make an impact, meet new friends across campus and from other top universities, and mingle with leaders of the new space industry. The case prompt will go live on October 31st and you'll have all week to hack on a space-themed business problem for the event. The following Saturday, teams will pitch their solution to a team of leading professionals in the new space industry.
This year's event will be virtual, so you don't need to be in Pittsburgh to compete!
Due to current event policies in place at Carnegie Mellon University as a result of the COVID-19 Pandemic, all of this year's SIC activities will be held in a virtual format.
Love space but don't have a team? We can help connect you! Register Here
WHY SHOULD YOU ATTEND?
Pitch to industry leaders and make high-profile professional contacts
Expand your network with students from other CMU schools and other leading universities
Your idea might get funded by the companies in attendance!
Registration is free, so why not?
GROW YOUR NETWORK
Following the innovation challenge there will be a networking social between the participants, sponsors, and judges. The networking event will be held exclusively for STARS members. Not a member? Contact us to join here.
Times are listed in US Eastern Time
28 Oct 2020 11:59PM - Team Formation Deadline
31 Oct 2020 12:00PM - Prompt Release
5 Nov 2020 11:59PM - Prompt Submission Deadline
7 Nov 2020 10:00AM - 4:00PM - Event Day
(Event day hours may be extended depending on participation)
The 2020 Space Innovation Challenge is sponsored by:
Blue Origin, Astrobotic Technology, and Firehawk Aerospace