UR Next Gen 2018 Challenge:
A Think-Tank Competition Solving Real Industry Challenges

UR Next Gen Challenge is a think-tank style competition that gives students the chance to solve real-world problems with real-world engineers and scientists working alongside real-world industry representatives.

This event is being hosted by the MS TEAM program with industry challenge being submitted by Ortho Clinical Diagnostics which will have company representatives present.

UR Next Gen 2018
Challenge Schedule

  • Kickoff Event @ UR [room tbd] on Wed. Feb. 7 at 4:30 pm
  • Ortho Clinical Diagnostics Tour – Fri. Feb. 9 from 3 to 5 pm
  • UR Next Gen Challenge 2018 – Fri. Feb. 16 from 9 am to 6 pm

Cash prizes of $1,500 will be awarded to the top teams. The competition is open to all students in the STEM fields. Space is limited, only 20 students are eligible to compete! Students will be provided breakfast and lunch on the competition day.

For more information and to register,
contact Andrea Barrett at andrea.barrett@rochester.edu