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Startup Law Initiative – Client Application Form Spring 2021

Through the Startup Law Initiative (SLI), law students team up with law firms to provide free legal incorporation services to local entrepreneurs. SLI’s services allow Bay Area founders to overcome…

Startup Fundamentals: FORM+FUND

Apply Now for Berkeley Law’s Startup Program! APPLICATIONS DUE SEPTEMBER 1, 2020 Startup Fundamentals: FORM+FUND Applications for FORM+FUND Fall 2020 — Berkeley Law’s workshop series for Berkeley-affiliated entrepreneurs — close…

Have a startup idea? Bay Area I-Corps can turn this idea into a reality! Deadline – 3/26

The Bay Area Regional I-Corps Node offers a one-week course based on Steve Blank’s Lean LaunchPad (Business Model Canvas + Customer Discovery). The three evening sessions will teach you to…




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Cleantech to Market – climate tech application info session

C2M is now accepting climate tech applications — low-carbon energy, green chemistry, food, and water technologies covering both mitigation and adaptation — for its 2023 cohort. For those technologies selected,…

EIA – Portugal: Global Entrepreneurship and Innovation in Europe INFO SESSION

Join the European Innovation Academy for a once in a life-time summer abroad experience in Spain and Portugal. Earn the SCET Certificate in Entrepreneurship and Technology the fastest way possible!…

SkyDeck’s Batch 15 Global Innovation Showcase

Named by Forbes as a top accelerator, Berkeley SkyDeck invites you to tune in for our Batch 15 Virtual Global Innovation Showcase. This event allows investors, founders, and SkyDeck advisors…

UC Berkeley Spring Tech Networking Event

We are pleased to announce a free-to-attend Spring Tech Networking Event on Tuesday, February 7 from 2-4pm on the UC Berkeley campus! Registration will close Tuesday, January 31st but there…


SCET partners with IE School of Science and Technology to develop impactful global innovation projects and pedagogies

January 25, 2023

The Sutardja Center for Entrepreneurship & Technology (SCET) at the University of California, Berkeley is excited to announce a new partnership with IE University, IE School of Science and Technology…

5th Berkeley Culture Conference focuses on building strong organizations in a post-pandemic world

January 24, 2023

Strategies to build organizational culture in a world fundamentally changed by the coronavirus pandemic were the focus as academics and executives came together at this year’s Berkeley Culture Conference, back…

Meet Merrick Osborne, first Haas post-doctoral scholar in racial equity

January 20, 2023

Merrick Robinson Osborne Merrick Robinson Osborne is the first postdoctoral scholar in racial equity at Berkeley Haas.  Osborne, who grew up in Portland, Ore., studies how organizations address (or don’t…

Startup Spotlight: Alokee wants to be your virtual realtor

January 19, 2023

Startup Spotlight profiles startups founded by current Berkeley Haas students or recent alumni. Alokee Team: Matthew Parker, (co-founder and CEO), Hamed Adibnatanzi (co-founder and head of legal), Noman Shaukat, (co-founder),…

Sutardja Center Partners with Moldova’s Top Universities to Support Innovation and Entrepreneurship in the Republic of Moldova

January 19, 2023

The Sutardja Center for Entrepreneurship at the University of California, Berkeley is embarking on a new partnership with top Moldovan universities to support workforce development and entrepreneurship in the Republic…

UC Berkeley Mastercard Foundation Scholars Present Startup Ideas

January 19, 2023

After participating in a custom Berkeley Method of Entrepreneurship bootcamp held across 3 weekends in September and October 2022, the 2022 Mastercard Foundation Scholars presented four startup ideas to a…

Sutardja Center partners with YC to bring co-founder matching platform to Berkeley

January 17, 2023

The University of California, Berkeley Sutardja Center for Entrepreneurship & Technology, in partnership with Y Combinator, the premier global accelerator, is excited to announce that the Sutardja Center will be…

Seeing in Super-Resolution

January 16, 2023

What do the smallest building blocks of life look like? How do molecules dance and dart and drift through cells, fold and fuse and form the machinery of living things?…

SCET Student Innovation Fellows expand their cybersecurity skills in Capture the Flag Challenge

January 12, 2023

To help address the talent gap in the rapidly growing cybersecurity industry, SCET Student Innovation Fellows have been growing their skills. By partnering with Berke1337, UC Berkeley’s student-run cybersecurity club,…

Professional in Residence interview with Miki Yamamoto: Finding a Path in Regulatory Affairs

January 11, 2023

Miki Yamamoto, PhD, is the vice president and head of regulatory affairs at Arrivent Biopharma. Yamamoto is joining the QB3-Berkeley Professionals in Residence (PIR) program on February 9th 2023. UC…

My Experience as a QB3-Berkeley Biotech Intern at InterVenn Biosciences

January 5, 2023

During the summer of 2022, I had the opportunity to be a QB3-Berkeley Undergraduate Biotech intern at InterVenn Biosciences, located in South San Francisco, as a BioAssay Development Research Intern.…

Special section on managing transparency

December 20, 2022

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Students pitch next generation venture projects at Collider Cup XI

December 19, 2022

The Sutardja Center for Entrepreneurship & Technology held its flagship event, Collider Cup, on Dec 9, 2022 at Sibley Auditorium in the Bechtel Engineering Center on the UC Berkeley campus.…

Why the tech layoffs offer opportunity for a reset: Q&A with Saikat Chaudhuri

December 16, 2022

Saikat Chaudhuri (Photo: Copyright Noah Berger) While tech employment remains strong, a wave of layoffs is shaking up the industry. According to the tracking site layoffs.fyi, about 137,000 people have…

Application Window Open for Xcelerator 2023 Cohort!

December 16, 2022

Application Info The Xcelerator is excited to announce that we are now accepting applications for our 6th cohort, which will run from March to September of 2023. Since 2019, through…

Management strategy makes a difference in C-section rates, study finds

December 13, 2022

Photo: Adobestock For physicians, it seems like a no-brainer: Management experts, often private equity firms, offer to take over the logistical and financial drudgery of their practices, leaving the doctors…

RockCreek Founder Afsaneh Beschloss on the long-term value of impact investing

December 12, 2022

In a recent Dean’s Speaker Series talk, RockCreek founder and CEO Afseneh Beschloss discussed the long-term goals of ESG and impact investing and how her firm allocates capital to diverse…

Three teams honored for innovation at CleanTech to Market Summit

December 8, 2022

Three teams were honored at the annual C2M Summit. Three teams that included Berkeley Haas MBA students won top awards at the annual Cleantech to Market (C2M) Climate Tech Summit…

Karthik Shekhar named Allen Institute Next Generation Leaders

December 8, 2022

The Allen Institute today announced six new Next Generation Leaders (NGL), members of a unique neuroscience advisory panel made up of early-career researchers who will help advise research efforts at the Allen…

Karthik Shekhar named Allen Institute Next Generation Leader

December 8, 2022

The Allen Institute today announced six new Next Generation Leaders (NGL), members of a unique neuroscience advisory panel made up of early-career researchers who will help advise research efforts at the Allen…


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