The Corporate Relations team would like to express our sincere gratitude to all the Corporate Sponsors of the 2014 Imagine RIT Innovation and Creativity Festival. Over 20 corporate sponsors participated in making this a successful event for RIT and the local community. More than 30,000 people came to campus to take part in the activities, music, food and close to 400 interactive student and vendor exhibits.
Special thanks goes out to our lead sponsors, Time Warner Cable, Xerox, Rochester General Hospital and the Democrat & Chronicle for making this day possible. The continued support from the local community and our business partners will guarantee the future success of Imagine RIT.
For more information on how your company can benefit from corporate sponsorship at RIT, please contact us.
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The next Imagine RIT: Innovation and Creativity Festival is set for May 2, 2015.
Some of our sponsorship opportunities include:
Brick City Homecoming & Family Weekend
October 16-19, 2014
Each year, RIT celebrates its family and alumni weekend in the Fall with our Brick City Homecoming & Family Weekend. This three-day event is a chance for students and families to spend time together while attending signature events.
Nationally known comedians and speakers, cultural and athletic events, college receptions, opportunities to mingle with faculty, and a luncheon catered by Dinosaur Bar-B-Que are just a few of the activities featured during Brick City Homecoming & Family Weekend. Join us at our signature event, as we cheer on the men's Division I hockey team in a battle at the Blue Cross Arena. Learn more at www.rit.edu/brickcity.
Imagine RIT: Innovation + Creativity Festival
May 2, 2015, 10am-5pm
Celebrating the collision of the right brain and the left brain, this full-day event is open to the public and is heavily promoted throughout the greater Rochester region. More than 32,000 spectators turn out to discover the breadth of innovative and creative talent. Learn more about the festival at www.rit.edu/imagine.
To find out how your organization can be a part of this amazing Rochester-area festival, please download our brochure.
To a make a pledge as a sponsoring organization, please download and complete this pledge form.
Undergraduate Research Symposium
This event allows Students to showcase their knowledge and applied research. students develop real-world projects which affords them the opportunity to realize a competitive advantage in creativity, innovation and invention. More importantly, it provides your company access to future talent including co-op and full-time employees. Click here to learn more.
For more information on how you can sponsor student creativity, innovation and invention, download our information sheet.
Simone Center for Student Innovation & Entrepreneurship
The Center is a uniquely established environment where students, faculty, and industry converge. The Center focuses on cutting-edge research and frees up valuable employee resources. The Center also provides an opportunity for your company to evaluate new technology before potential commercialization to the general public and other entrepreneurs. Click here to learn more.
To find out how you can get in on the ground floor of student entrepreneurship, please download our brochure.