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Highlights from Peter Thiel

We at the BUzz Lab would like to thank all of you who came to support our biggest, sold-out event ever last Tuesday with PayPal co-founder and billionaire investor Peter Thiel. Relive the event with photos courtesy of Michael Young of StopDownFire Photography.


PayPal co-founder Peter Thiel lectures on his book at BUzz Lab event Tuesday

By Olivia Deng, The Daily Free Press Competitive markets are not the best fodder for innovation. Pursuing higher education is a deterministic concept that has been engrained into students’ minds. Those are just some of the unusual ideas from Peter Thiel, co-founder of PayPal and billionaire investor. On Tuesday, Boston University hosted Thiel as a speaker […]

Featured Event

Have a great idea for a startup? Deliver your one-minute pitch for a chance to launch your idea! Join us on Friday, February 6, 4 to 7 p.m. in SMG 211.


Register by Tuesday, February 3 at

Open to all current students and alumni to come pitch or just watch! 

Winners will move on to the next stage in the New Venture Competition and receive up to $500 in funding for their startup! 


Events Calendar

February  2015
  • Deadline to Apply for Pitch & Pizza
    Starts: 12:00 am
    Ends: February 4, 2015 - 12:00 am
    Description: Have a great startup idea? Pitch it at our Pitch and Pizza competition this Friday. Register your idea to be considered! By entering you have the chance to receive guidance from mentors and up to a $500 prize to support the launch of your venture!
  • Pitch & Pizza Competition
    Starts: 4:00 pm
    Ends: February 6, 2015 - 7:00 pm
    Location: SMG 211
    Description: Which team will make it to the next round of the New Venture Competition for a chance to launch their dream? Come watch BU students, alumni, and their teams pitch their startup idea in 60 seconds!

    Pizza and refreshments will be provided. All are welcome!