New York Bruin Startup Showcase, VC Panel Discussion & Networking Event
Enjoy some food and drink while networking with fellow New York Bruin entrepreneurs, angels and VCs
October 28th 2014. 6:00 - 9:00 PM. New York
Meet fellow Bruins and learn about that ways that UCLA is working to support the Bruin start up community.
Panel discussion with leading NYC VCs including BoldStart Ventures, Social Internet Fund.
Presentations from Bruin-led, NYC-based start ups.
Network with fellow Bruin investors and entrepreneurs.
Tailgate with Bruin VCs & Entrepreneurs
Kick back and enjoy some time with other UCLA Entrepreneurs and VC's
Nov 28th, 2014. UCLA vs Stanford at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena
Read the blog post about last year's tailgate
Annual VC Fund Dinner
Speaker to be announced
February 2015. San Francisco
Our signature annual event for all the leading Bruin VCs and Entrepreneurs. Also meet the 2014 class of UCLA Fellows.
Annual Entrepreneurial Achievement Award & Lecture. UCLA Entrepreneur Hall of Fame Event.
Award recipient and lecturer to be announced
Spring 2015. On UCLA Campus
Perfect Pitch Event
Finalists present and networking cocktail
Held on May 22, 2014 on Campus. 4:30 - 9:30 PM
THE BIGGEST PITCH COMPETITION AT UCLA. Perfect Pitch is a pitch competition to foster entrepreneurial talent, facilitate creative problem solving, and promote the sharing of ideas at UCLA. Competition is run by Bruin Entrepreneurs
ITA (Engineering) Final Pitch Event
Student Entrepreneur Venture Competition
Held in 2014. May 29th. Thursday. 4:00 - 7:00 PM. On Campus.
See presentations from up and coming UCLA related start ups. Enjoy some beer and wine at our networking event with fellow Bruin VCs and Entrepreneurs. See the competition winner announced. This competition is open to teams who have formed businesses where at least one member comes from the Samueli school of engineering and one from the Anderson business school.
FirstLook Event: Summer Class of New UCLA Startups
Read more about last years events on our blog.
Meet the latest great crop of start ups from UCLA at the incubator on campus. After their first raw pitches, share your experiences with these young entrepreneurs and mingle with your fellow VC Fund members.
Panel Discussion. The Future of Bitcoin. Panel includes Adam Draper, Duncan Davidson and more.
June 5th, 2014. 6:00 - 9:00 PM. San Francisco.
Network with fellow Bruin VCs and Entrepreneurs. Hear a thoughtful panel discussion debating the future of Bitcoin. Expect a lively debate. More information
UCLA Silicon Valley Pitch Event. See pitches from great new startups from the UCLA community. And network with fellow Bruin entrepreneurs, angel investors and VCs
Wednesday September 10th, 2014. Sunnyvale, CA 4:30 - 7:30 PM
An evening full of networking, startup pitches and refreshments as UCLA entrepreneurs gather with fellow alumni for an exclusive look at new technologies and solutions being built by Bruins. Sign up today.
Held in conjunction with Plug & Play and Bruin Entrepreneurs. Sponsored by Cooley, LLP and Silicon Valley Bank.
Incubate '14 Conference. Conference dedicated to early stage founders and their choices of a springboard featuring speakers from Y Combinator, UCLA VC Fund, StartX and more.
September 12, 2014. Filoli Estate, Woodside CA
Hear directly from the valley's top incubators and accelerators and the entrepreneurs who have chosen them to fuel their ideas
Network with key angels and seed funds
Every entrepreneur attending will be entered into a drawing for a chance to win 1 of 15 two-minute elevator pitches to VCs, Angels, & Accelerators before the Networking Hour
See the full agenda and speakers
Portfolio Update & Networking Event on Campus
Updates from Cloudera, Neural Analytics and more
Hear from Bruin entrepreneurs about how they leveraged UCLA for their success
Network with fellow Bruin investors and entrepreneurs
Monday, September 22nd at 6:00 PM on Campus at the CNSI building
An update on the fund from our Exec Chair, Michael Silton along with update presentations from portfolio companies including Cloudera, Neural Analytics, SmartestK12 and TheBouqs.com. Network with fellow Bruin entrepreneurs and investors. Meet more entrepreneurs that are starting and growing the next great Bruin led companies. Learn more
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