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1871 University Open House

  • 1871 222 W Merchandise Mart Plaza #1212 Chicago, IL 60654 USA (map)

1871 is where the doers, makers, and disruptors of tomorrow come to work hard, shape new technologies, and reset the boundaries of what's possible. Join us at our University Open House where you'll have the opportunity to tour the #1 ranked university-affiliated incubator in the world, learn about all the resources that can help you on your own startup journey, and of course mix and mingle with other likeminded students! Entrepreneurship is a lifestyle, so don't miss out on this awesome event that will springboard you into Chicago's innovation ecosystem.

Refreshments will be served!

o 5:00-5:30 p.m. Networking
o 5:30-5:45 p.m. Welcoming Remarks from 1871 CEO Betsy Ziegler 
o 5:45-6:30 p.m. Tour of 1871 with your university reps

Please register here

Earlier Event: September 28
Ignite Lab Social Hour
Later Event: October 16
Alumni Unveiling of Ignite Lab