Mark your calendar for the 2023 Ithaca College Demo Day!

This celebration of entrepreneurship will feature up to 10 student teams from all majors as they pitch their ideas to a panel of seasoned entrepreneurs, who are eager to award initial startup investments for participants. These student entrepreneur teams will battle it out for the Sustainability Award and Audience Choice Award. Show up to cast your vote!

Demo Day application deadline is April 17th. Email and

Audition Day is April 19 with audition slots from approximately 4:00 PM to 8:30 PM.

Demo Day is Wednesday, April 29th at Rev: Startup Works at 5:00 PM.

Have a great idea? Make it a reality at Startup Business Pitch Demo Day.  

Have a great idea? Make it a reality at Ithaca College Startup Business Pitch Demo Day!

Each November, student entrepreneurs from all majors and class years present their most brilliant business concepts to seasoned entrepreneurs and compete for a portion of startup funding.

Mimicking the launch of a startup and the process it takes to get there, Business Idea Demo Day participants will learn what ideas qualify for successful businesses, practice pitching their ideas, and discover how to connect with established entrepreneurs. All you need to participate is an idea!

Learn more about the competition guidelines, rules and timeline.”