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Vol Court - Spring 2021

Feb. 02 - Mar. 02, 2021

University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Knoxville, TN

Vol Court includes four speaker sessions conducted by successful entrepreneurs and UT faculty and experts. Sessions are held Tuesday evenings during the fall and spring semesters. UT students, faculty, staff, alumni and local community members are welcome to attend. Participants who attend all speaker sessions will be eligible to pitch in week five. Prizes up to $1,500 plus prizes packages are awarded to the competition winners. There is no application or cost to attend this series, and participants are not required to pitch in order to attend.

Sponsors and Partners

Vol Court would not be possible without the generous support of our sponsor The Scott and Dianna Roe Foundation. And we would also like to thank our in-kind partners UT Research FoundationPYAMorehous Legal Group3 Roots Capital, and Innovative Design, Inc. for their continuing support.

Vol Court Archives

Review sessions you may have missed.

Previous Sessions

Tuesday, Feb. 02

5:15pm - 6:15pm

Session 1 : Ideas Vs Opportunities

Tuesday, Feb. 09

5:15pm - 6:15pm

Session 2: Customer Discovery

Tuesday, Feb. 16

5:15pm - 6:15pm

Session 3: Franchising with Special Guest Shelly Sun

Tuesday, Feb. 23

5:15pm - 6:15pm

Session 4: Preparing to Pitch

Tuesday, Mar. 02

5:15pm - 6:15pm

Pitch Night

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