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FastForward U Friday Office Hours
FastForward U Friday Office Hours offer a chance for students to meet one-on-one for 30 minutes with experienced entrepreneurs or experts and get feedback and insight on their ventures. The office hour mentors vary in their background and expertise, but they each have startup experience that is valuable to budding student entrepreneurs. Past topics include pitch practice, fundraising, grant writing, building out a team and how to make a social impact.When and where: FastForward U Friday Office Hours are held on the first and last Fridays of each month during the academic year, typically from 12 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., alternating between our Homewood and East Baltimore campuses.
A collaborative, cross-disciplinary environment open to all Johns Hopkins students, FastForward U provides training and resources to empower emerging student entrepreneurs to develop ideas and disruptive technologies into successful startups.Serving freshmen to post-docs from all JHU schools, FastForward U offers student entrepreneurs mentorship, programming, space and funding.
FastForward U (FFU)
Johns Hopkins Technology Ventures (JHTV) is the intellectual property administration center of the Johns Hopkins University. In addition to serving as the licensing, patent and technology commercialization office for Johns Hopkins researchers and inventors, JHTV also supports the growth of startup companies in and around the university and is an active liaison to parties interested in leveraging university research or materials for academic or corporate endeavors.
Johns Hopkins Technology Ventures (JHTV)
Johns Hopkins, founded in 1876, is America's first research university and home to nine world-class academic divisions working together as one university.