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PitchFEST w/ Alpha Kappa Psi

4:00 PM to 5:45 PM

EIS 103

Pitch Ideas. Win Prizes. Have Fun.


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3D Printing

4:00 PM to 5:00 PM

EIS 103

Get hands-on experience with 3D Printing, print your own creation with a team and enjoy pizza!

Laser Cutting

4:00 PM to 5:00 PM

EIS 103

Work hands-on with a laser cutter, design a graphic and see it cut!


Arduino MicroController

4:00 PM to 5:00 PM

EIS 103

This workshop will introduce you to the Arduino microcontroller and offer insight as to how the prototyping platform can bolster your start up!

Learn to use rapid prototyping tools in a hands on workshop.


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Most Thursdays at the SDSU Farmer's Market

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. 

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.

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.