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TiVo + Real Industry Challenge

Students interested in the media & entertainment industry will find excellent opportunities to learn invention skills during the TiVo+Real Industry Media and Entertainment Technology Innovation Challenge. Students will work with industry leaders in the field of next generation products and services for Media and Entertainment technologies. Real Industry is partnering with TiVo on this challenge to provide resources, marketing tools and hands-on mentoring to help students develop their business plan for taking their idea to market.


Co-hosted by Draper Venture Network
The Draper Venture Network (DVN) is an alliance of over 20 independent venture capital funds located in tech hubs across the globe that cooperate on investment diligence, marketing intelligence, corporate relationships, and co-investments.

If your team is selected after the Innovation Hackathon, you'll be able to connect with VC's from the global network of venture capital funds and get the opportunity to work with them after the final presentations in April.


Innovation Hackathon

Students are invited to join TiVo and Real Industry in this extensive experiential workshop. With expert guidance and mentorship, student teams will define specific problem statements and work on solutions for platform, advertising or technology innovations. 


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Challenge Timeline

After the Innovation Hackthon, students must submit their business plans for review and present to a panel of judges during a final presentation. 


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Intellectual Privacy Policy 


The intellectual property guidelines and procedures related to this event. By default, Drexel students will own their intellectual property. 


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