• Ideas

February – March 2014

Feb
28
Fri
HHS Innovates Applications Close
Feb 28 @ 5:00 pm

Applications for Round 7 of HHS Innovates close today at 5 PM. More information on HHS Innovates can be found here.

Mar
3
Mon
HHS Ignite Applications Open
Mar 3 @ 8:00 am

HHS Employees, do you have an idea that you want to get off the ground or a problem that you are trying to solve and want to test a possible solution? HHS Ignite may be the pathway to take you there. HHS Ignite catalyzes early-stage project ideas that can be completed within very compressed time frames. Teams selected into HHS Ignite are guaranteed an appropriate amount of their time to complete the project.

Apply now to HHS Ignite. More information on HHS Ignite can be found here.

Mar
5
Wed
HHS Entrepreneurs Yam Jam
Mar 5 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

HHS Employees, do you have an idea you want to act on or a problem you are trying to solve but need a specific skill set or special expertise to do it? HHS Entrepreneurs may be the pathway for you. HHS Entrepreneurs pairs internal ideas with external expertise.

Learn about how you can get your idea selected in the next cohort of HHS Entrepreneurs in a special virtual town hall event on March 5 from 2-3 PM EST on Yammer.

Mar
6
Thu
Webinar: HHS Ignite Overview @ Webinar + Conference Line
Mar 6 @ 1:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Webinar: http://hhs.adobeconnect.com/idealab
Conference: 1-877-409-0442 | Passcode: 2142144

This introductory webinar will provide an overview of HHS Ignite, an internal incubator for new ideas. By exposing teams to a network of innovators and equipping them with the methodologies and tools used by successful startup companies, HHS Ignite provides an environment in which small teams can try something new.

Learn more about HHS Ignite.

Webinar: HHS Ventures @ Webinar + Conference Line
Mar 6 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Webinar: http://hhs.adobeconnect.com/idealab
Conference: 1-877-409-0442 | Passcode: 2142144#

This is an introductory webinar about HHS Ventures, a new initiative within the IDEA Lab. HHS Ventures gives Department employees the opportunity to take their ideas to the next level of implementation. Selected from a pool of previously proven concepts, HHS Ventures gives teams a “Phase II” opportunity to continue development of their data-proven projects for up to 9 months with a budget up to $50,000.

Learn more about HHS Ventures

This is the first of two introductory webinars offered for Department staff interested in applying to HHS Ventures. The other webinar occurrs on March 11th. These two webinars will present the same information.

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