Jun 20 2017
Are you an entrepreneur with an idea but need funding? Attend UC Berkeley's first Inclusion in Entrepreneurship Summit! On September 15th, 2017, UC Berkeley and 14 federal funding agencies will provide 350 entrepreneurs the opportunity to partner directly with federal SBIR/STTR program managers to help them gain access to $2,000,000 in non-dilutive funding.Be one of those 350 entrepreneurs to meet one-on-one with 25 SBIR/STTR program managers and get feedback on how to fund your idea through SBIR grants. Learn about how to overcome common mistakes in the SBIR application process, and...
Jun 16 2017
Four new companies accepted into the CITRIS Foundry startup acceleratorThe 2017 Spring CITRIS Foundry applications have finished and four companies have risen to the top after this highly-competitive selection round. The Foundry welcomes this new cohort of pioneering companies as they work to commercialize deep technology innovations within the biotech, energy, and wireless industries.Applications for the CITRIS Foundry came in from all four CITRIS campuses, with an 11% acceptance rate for this impressive cohort. Learn more about each of the four companies below:Aether lowers manufacturing...
Jun 08 2017
Twelve teams from UC Merced demo their mobile app design skills at Innovate to Grow showcase On Friday, May 12th, 7 student teams pitched their mobile apps before a panel of esteemed judges at the Innovate to Grow showcase event. The 6th annual CITRISMobile App Challenge Demo Day at UC Merced then culminated with a celebration of the students’ progress throughout the semester and presentation of awards to the following teams: CADD, Good Juju, Groovy, Growth, Iterate, Reach, and Seed.1st place award of $5,000: Iterate2nd place award of $2,500: Good Juju3rd place award of $...