Sept 1 Journal of the National Academy of Inventors

Call for Papers: The Invention Gender Gap
Technology and Innovation (T&I) is currently soliciting manuscripts for a special issue on the gender gap in the invention arena.

September 15 Deadline: Applications for The Young Entrepreneurs Academy (YEA!)

The Young Entrepreneurs Academy (YEA!) is a year-long program that teaches middle and high school students how to start and run their own REAL businesses. YEA! guides middle to high school-aged students through the process of starting and running a legitimate business or social movement over the course of a full academic year.

September 16: Endeavor Summit

Endeavor 2017 empowers Knoxville’s young professionals to engage with their community and take ownership of their professional growth. Compelling keynote speakers and dynamic discussions inspire the next generation of leaders to launch their own ideas, evolve their personal brands, and invest in regional progress.

September 18 – 22: Innov865 Week

Innov865 Week is a week-long series of events that showcases Knoxville as a prime destination for startups and entrepreneurs. It features multiple entrepreneurial opportunities and features a Startup Day Pitch competition with a cash-prize award for the winning presenter(s).