ASUio letters on a stage

Attend ASUio

Join us at the
2024 ASU Innovation Open!

At the show, you’ll find out which of the top 26 participating student ventures from universities around the world will earn their share of $400,000 in non-diluted cash prizes — including two teams whose ventures will earn a grand prize of $100,000!

Get inspired to change the world!

Join us for the award show!

Friday, Feb. 9, 2024
1:30 p.m. MST
San Tan Ford Club at Mountain America Stadium [map]
500 E. Veterans Way
Tempe, AZ 85287

Or watch the event online.

Event schedule

Note: All times are MST/ AZ Time; so please adjust your calendar reminders accordingly.

1:30 p.m.

Award show begins

1:40 p.m.

Welcome address from Michael Crow, Kyle Squires and Cody Friesen

1:50 p.m.

Live Pitch by Roy Stillwell of Nearwave, the ASUio 2022 grand prize winner. Watch and learn as Roy pitches to investors with live commentary.

2:05 p.m.

Fireside chat with Tom Prescott of the Prescott Student Venture Fund and Joe Hogan from Align Technology, Inc.

2:25 p.m.

ASUio Keynote speech by Mara Aspinall, partner at Illumina Ventures and Professor of Practice at ASU’s College of Health Solutions

Awards presentation

2:45 p.m.

$10,000 Avnet Judges Choice Prize presented by Katie Stringham

2:55 p.m.

$10,000 PRHI Patient Safety Prize presented by Dave Mayer

3:05 p.m.

$25,000 SOURCE Global Technology for Social Equity prize presented by Cody Friesen

3:15 p.m.

$45,000 Intel for Water prize presented by Mackenzie Koenig

3:25 p.m.

$50,000 ASU Innovation Prize presented by Tracey Dodenhoff

3:35 p.m.

$50,000 ASU Innovation Prize presented by Tracey Dodenhoff

3:45 p.m.

$100,000 ASU Innovation Prize presented by Tracey Dodenhoff

3:55 p.m.

$100,000 eSeed Pay it Forward prize presented by Tom Prescott

4:00 p.m.

Closing remarks / Venture showcase booths and networking