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Unleash Innovation ... Make an impact!

Join our panel of philanthropic investors who:

  • Champion innovation at JMU
  • Share a passion for participating in JMU’s enterprising spirit
  • Drive the development of inventive faculty projects

You’ll be expected to:

  • Be available to hear pitches on FRIDAY, MARCH 11, 2022 — this year’s event will be presented both in person and online, so you can attend on campus or remotely
  • Advise, evaluate, and assess promising proposals for faculty inventions, programs, and collaborations that can make a difference in the world
  • Choose which of our JMU faculty pitches to support with your philanthropic investment*

You’ll get to:

  • Liaise with other philanthropists to pre-select the day’s presenters
  • Collaborate face-to-face with other top thinkers and doers
  • Be immersed in the intellectual core of JMU's innovation, research and discovery culture
  • Take an important role in life-changing innovations
  • Leave your philanthropic legacy at Madison

* Members of the panel agree to commit at least $5,000 to one or more of the projects and programs that are proposed that day. Graduates of the last decade can participate with an investment of $500.

For more information, please contact John Meck.

John Meck

John Meck
Program Director

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