Inclusion in Entrepreneurship Summit

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Inclusion in Entrepreneurship Summit

Pauley Ballroom, 2475 Bancroft Way
UC Berkeley


The 2017 event has ended. See you next year!

Thank you to all of our sponsors, speakers, volunteers and attendees for making this an amazing event!


Our purpose is to:

  • Inform students and researchers about SBIR/STTR grants. 
  • Shed light on best practices learned by past recipients.
  • Empower underrepresented groups in tech. 
  • Provide attendees with resources and tailored assistance directly from SBIR program managers.
  • Create lasting connections for everyone attending.
  • Provide each attendee with knowledge to create build a startup


Why Should I Attend?


Are you an entrepreneur with an idea, but don't know where to get funding? Attend UC Berkeley's first Inclusive Entrepreneurship Summit.

UC Berkeley and 14 federal funding agencies will provide 350 entrepreneurs the opportunity to partner directly with federal SBIR/STTR program managers to help attendees gain access to$2M in funding.


Attendees will receive:

  • Tailored assistance directly from SBIR program managers on how to draft award winning grants.
  • One on one meetings with local venture capitalists.
  • Valuable information from panels to help increase the success of your new company.  
  • Networking opportunities with 350 entrepreneurs as well as 150 industry professionals.
  • Access and exposure to the Berkeley ecosystem with opportunities for every type of business.
  • Free food and drinks!
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