TiE University Global Business Hackathon
12 – 14 March 2021


Welcome University Startups!

TiE University is an exciting program to empower college startups with mentoring and coaching from serial entrepreneurs and charter members in our local and global network.


Mission & Program Objectives



The TiE University program enhances college learning with mentoring by real life entrepreneurs, internships, local and global networking and access to funding sources.  The program helps university startup founders and teams successfully launch and scale their ventures more rapidly.

Global University Pitchfest


​The TiE University program culminates at the local chapter level with the selection of a finalist team. This team is invited to participate in the TiE University Global Pitchfest at the TiEcon conference in Silicon Valley.


International University Connect


​Startup teams for TiE University Pitchfest are selected by participating TiE chapters around the world. Past teams have come from Penn State University, New Jersey Institute of Technology, Columbia University, Birla Institute of Technology, Hong Kong Institute of Technology and Science, Georgia Tech, Skyline Unversity, Indian Institute of Technology and several other premier institutions around the world.



3975 Freedom Circle

Santa Clara, California 95054


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