Pre-registration required for Oct. 21 innovation contest

picture disc.Have an innovative idea to commercialize?

Then register today to compete in Tuesday's elevator pitch contest known as "You, the Investor, 60 Seconds ... GO!"

The UNeMed and Dundee Bank sponsored event -- open to all UNMC faculty, staff and student -- will be from 3 to 5 p.m. in the Durham Research Center, Room 1006.

Contestants present a 60 second or 200-word pitch of their idea to a panel of judges. Cash prizes of $500, $250, $100 will be awarded to the top three pitches.

Pre-registration is required. Registration information may be found on the UNeMed Web site at or by e-mailing

Refreshments will be served.

Date Published: Friday, October 17, 2008