Cabot Physical Education Center
400 Huntington Ave
Boston, MA 02115
United States

Thursday, 5 April 2018 - 10:00am to 2:15pm

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At RISE, 2000+ industry leaders, entrepreneurs, investors, researchers, and technology enthusiasts from diverse sectors engage more than 400 of Northeastern’s solution-focused innovations.

Over 100 esteemed judges from a host of industries (clean energy, computer science, engineering, life science, and finance, for example) come together to measure the ingenuity of Northeastern research and determine the recipients of the prestigious RISE Awards.


The convergence of industry, capital, and academia at RISE creates a dynamic feedback loop translating into game-changing technological advancement, lucrative commercial pathways, and pioneering joint research projects.


Connectivity culminates at the RISE Awards. Here, attendees, judges, researchers, corporate executives, and Northeastern leadership mingle amidst hors d’oeuvres while exploring Northeastern’s newest start-ups and eagerly awaiting the award announcements.