Intro to Lean Startup: NSF I-Corps Method – April 17, April 19, April 24Application Deadline: 03/31/2023
Intro to Lean Startup: NSF I-Corps Method is a free remote one-week course based on Steve Blank’s Lean LaunchPad. The three evening sessions teach you to identify your top customer segment and value propositions, and accelerate finding product market fit. When: Course sessions are held online April 17, 19, & 24 from 5-8pm PSTWho: Any team (2-4 people) with a STEM technology based startup ide
Propose Capstone Projects for 2023-24 UC Berkeley MEng ProgramApplication Deadline: 03/31/2023
UC Berkeley’s Master of Engineering program is now accepting capstone project proposals for the next academic year (2023-24). Every year, Berkeley MEng teams partner with industry leaders to pilot new initiatives, improve existing products, and develop data-driven business strategy. The capstone program is a nine month experiential course offered by the Master of Engineering (MEng) degree program at UC Berkeley. Projects are facilitated by the Fung Institute for Engineering Leadership within the College of Engineering. The capstone program integrates leadership breadth with technical depth in the innovative engineering leadership curriculum. It addresses present-day industry challenges and has solid engineering content.
Human & Machine Song ContestApplication Deadline: 04/02/2023
CAL PERFORMANCES AT UC BERKELEY ANNOUNCES HUMAN & MACHINE SONG CONTEST, AS PART OF ITS ILLUMINATIONS: HUMAN AND MACHINE THEME THIS SEASON Teams are invited to submit entries March 1 to April 2A series of free panels and workshops open to the public will explore the Human & Machine creative processWinners of the Human & Machine Song Contest will be announced in person on Saturday, April 22
Hacking4Oceans Spring 2023Application Deadline: 04/03/2023
Hacking 4 Oceans provides students the opportunity to learn how to work with city government, nonprofits, and other organizations to better address ocean challenges. This 10-week course forgoes traditional practices which slow decision making and impede rapid innovation and provides a proven platform to develop testable solution prototypes in weeks, not months or years. The course will run from Monday April 3 through Wed June 7; and the meeting days and times are Mon and Wed 3:30-5 pm, on zoom.
SQM Lithium Ventures – Seed Series Corporate Acceleration ProgramApplication Deadline: 04/07/2023
At SQM Lithium Ventures we are going to accompany companies at an early stage through a global corporate acceleration program (Seed Series) and later through equity investment of corporate venture capital (A Series). We are looking for entrepreneurs from Chile and the world who, through their startups or scaleups, propose transformative solutions and opportunities that impact SQM’s core business in Lithium, having a potential for global scaling, from the most incipient stages of development and up to later stages. of escalation.
International Elite Summer School in Robotics and Entrepreneurship 2023Application Deadline: 04/10/2023
The Summer School will be organized in close collaboration with some of the local robotics companies and students will be working on practical applications of robotics systems inspired by the challenges the industry face. Join the best and brightest students from 5 world-leading robotics hubs from 2 August – 19 August 2023 in Odense, Denmark and expand your international outlook and build a valuable international network to elite students from prestigious universities around the world. The opportunity is fully funded for the selected students (tuition, flight and hotel for the selected students).
Volunteer Opportunities at Emerging Tech Venture SummitApplication Deadline: 04/30/2023
The Emerging Tech Venture Summit on May 10th & 11th, 2023 at the San Jose Convention Center in Silicon Valley offers students and recent grads an opportunity to volunteer and attend the summit for free. Students Volunteers assist with setup, registration, program coordination, company presentations etc.
Cleantech to Market – climate tech applicationApplication Deadline: 04/30/2023
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, C2M will hand-pick interdisciplinary teams of UC Berkeley grad students to help entrepreneurs identify the most viable initial markets, prospective customers and partners, funding sources, and related strategies.
ZKP / Web3 HackathonApplication Deadline: 05/02/2023
This ZKP / Web3 Hackathon, hosted by Berkeley RDI and in partnership with ZKP MOOC (~3500 enrolled worldwide), aims to bring together all students, researchers, and practitioners to build and showcase their innovative work in ZKP, grow the ZKP community, and advance ZKP technology. It is open to the public, and is held both virtual and in-person at UC Berkeley.
Maker Launchpad: Berkeley’s six-week summer intensive in design innovationApplication Deadline: 06/30/2023
Expand your design and prototyping skills this summer at UC Berkeley’s Maker Launchpad, a six-week intensive in design methodologies and prototyping skills offered by the Jacobs Institute for Design Innovation. The program welcomes all students regardless of their background in engineering, and emphasizes design methodologies and the required prototyping skills to bring projects to reality. Enjoy access to Berkeley’s 24,000 square foot makerspace and gain hands-on experience in creative programming and electronics, AR/VR design fundamentals, digital fabrication and more.