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PitchFEST w/ Alpha Kappa Psi

4-5:30 PM

EIS 103

Prepare a 1 minute pitch that goes over the problem you are solving, your solution, and how you will differentiate. Come practice pitching to a panel of judges and other students! Get great feedback and win prizes! First 15 to sign up will get to pitch.

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3D Printing

4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

EIS 103


Laser Cutting

4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

EIS 103


Arduino MicroController

4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

EIS 103

Attend a workshop and learn to use the ZIP Launchpad's engineering and prototyping tools from our H.G. Fenton Company Lab Manager.
Free to attend and food will be provided.  

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Quick Pitch Ideas at the SDSU Farmers Market

1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Campanile Walkway

DATES: 8/30, 9/6, 9/13, 10/18, 10/25, 11/1, 11/8, 11/15, 11/29

Pitch your newest idea to us at the SDSU Farmers Market on the Campanile Walkway.  One winner is chosen at the end of each event to receive a $25 giftcard and will be notified.

Free to attend.


Design Thinking Workshops

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Design Thinking


Campanile Walkway

 Design Thinking workshops are held throughout the semester, please check the Idea Lab calendar for more information.


Every Wednesday  |  1-2 PM  |

RSVP for Idea Office Hours

Feedback on your ideas, application, or answer your questions about the ZIP Launchpad. Contact [email protected] if the available slots don’t work.

Every Wednesday  |  1-2 PM

RSVP for Lab Office Hours

Get help with engineering ideas & prototyping help. Work one-on-one with the lab manager. Email [email protected] if available time doesn't work.