April 2022 is Riverside County Innovation Month! This is a chance to celebrate innovation, share best practices and inspire others to create new inventions.
Riverside County Innovation Month:
If you’re unfamiliar with Innovation Month, it’s a series of several events in Riverside County’s cities throughout April.
The goal is to educate and connect entrepreneurs, business owners, and students with the resources to help them start or grow a business.
Innovation Month is sponsored by the Riverside County Economic Development Agency, several other organizations, and private businesses.
There are tons of reasons you shouldn’t miss out on Innovation Month, and some are given below.
Exclusive Fast Pitch Competitions
Four regional Fast Pitch Competitions will be held during Innovation Month, namely:
Menifee Regional Fast Pitch Competition
- Quick Pitch Competition for the Southwest Region (will be held on April 4)
- Time: 11:30 A.M to 1:00 P.M
- Location: City of Menifee (City Hall)
Menifee fast Pitch Registration
Register for the event here: https://www.menifeebusiness.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/2021-Innovation-Month-Regional-Application-Fillable.pdf
Corona Regional Fast Pitch
- Regional Fast Pitch Competition in Corona. (will be held on April 5)
- Time: 3:00 P.M to 5:00 P.M)
- Location: City of Corona (City Hall)
Register For The Corona Regional Fast Pitch
Greater Palm Springs Regional Fast Pitch
- Greater Fast Pitch Competition in Palm Springs (will be held on April 7)
- Time: 2:30 P.M 4:30 P.M
- Location: College of the Desert Indio Campus
Register For Greater Palm Springs Regional Pitch Competition
Register here: https://cvep.com/event/coachella-valley-fast-pitch/
Riverside Regional Fast Pitch Competition
- The Epic/SBDC/Riverside Fast Pitch Competition is a competition organized by Epic, SBDC, and Riverside Fash (will be held on April 7)
- Time: 5:30 P.M
- Location: ExCite Riverside
Register For Riverside Regional Pitch Competition
To apply, send your pitches to [email protected]
All entrepreneurs, not just those from the Inland Empire, are eligible to compete. Over $30k in prizes will be awarded at the event.
A Lot of other events, webinars, and conferences are going to be held this month, and they’re as under:
- Salton Sea Summit 2022
- The 64th Annual Palo Verde Valley Community Outlook Conference
- Coachella Valley Business Conference & Economic Forecast
- eCommerce: Creating Your Online Presence
- Demystifying Quickbooks Online
- Inland Empire SBDC: “How to Start a Small Business”
- TECHSouthwest Kick-Off Event
- International Business Office Academy (Series 1)
- International Business Office Academy (Series 2)
- International Business Office Academy (Series 3)
- Inland Empire CERF Planning Meeting
- Regional Entrepreneurial Resources Skills Panel
- SBDC presents: Beauty Boss
- Inland Empire Innovation Homecoming
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All events require advance registration because space is limited. You can find a complete list of events at https://www.rivcoinnovation.org/events.