Maricopa Emergency Management System Alert

FALL 2020 SEMESTER AND COVID-19 UPDATE: The EMCC campus is open to EMCC employees, students attending on-campus classes, or those with an appointment. All student support services are available online. Students are encouraged to contact their instructors for additional information.

Virtual Community Innovation Summit


Friday, November 20, 2020 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

This action-packed event brings together the best creative minds in the West Valley to build real-life solutions to challenges facing our community. This exciting event welcomes community college students of all majors, backgrounds, and experience to build community and practice business entrepreneurial skills needed in today's workforce. Help make the West Valley into a vibrant, innovative community you are proud to call home!

Join ASU Entrepreneurship and Innovation and Estrella Mountain Community College as they team up to give emerging innovators an opportunity they will never forget!

The event starts with a presentation of real challenges our community is facing due to COVID-19. Diverse work teams create real-life solutions and pitch their innovative ideas at the end of the event. Local mentors will be available to give feedback and ideas. A panel of community leaders will select two teams to win fantastic prizes.

All West Valley community college students welcome! Whether you are a student wanting to make an impact in their community or be a business owner, we look forward to seeing you at the Community Innovation Summit.

Certificate of participation will be awarded to everyone that attends and scholarship money will be awarded to the first- and second-place teams!