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IMSA at 1871 Open House Celebrates Innovation and Entrepreneurship

IMSA recently hosted the IMSA at 1871 Open House, located at the Chicago Merchandise Mart, featuring some of Illinois' brightest, budding high school entrepreneurs.

On November 7, IMSA hosted the official launch of the IMSA Room at 1871, showcasing why IMSA is a member of 1871, where digital start-ups get their start.  From outstanding alumni entrepreneurs to today's high school students, IMSA's entrepreneurs consistently push the digital boundaries. 

The newly designed 'mindspace' ignites entrepreneurship in high school! 

View the video of the IMSA at 1871 Open House!

A digital music reader, green solutions for public transit in Chicago and video software game development are just SOME of the recent student entrepreneurial projects that have been featured in Chicago news media this year and have received additional funding for their work. 

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