Regional Program Dates

Upcoming Events

Fast Pitch Session

Bi-Monthly · June 07, 2024 · 12 PM – 1 PM

Virtual Meeting ID: 963 1351 7835 | Passcode: 126262

Not sure but have a pitch deck? Come and pitch in for 3 minutes, get feedback from industry specialists, and observe how others pitch! The event will be hosted on  Zoom. Join the virtual meeting here.

Past Events

Celebrating Black Founders in Deep Tech

February 21, 2024 · 5 PM – 6 PM

Virtual Meeting · Sign Up Here

Join us for an electrifying speaker panel as we honor the remarkable journey of Black founders paving the way in deep technology innovation. Whether you’re an aspiring entrepreneur, seasoned investor, or simply passionate about fostering diversity in tech, this is an occasion not to be missed!

This event is hosted by NSF I-Corps at UCLA Samueli School of Engineering and NSF I-CORPS Hub West.

UCLA MedTech Partnering Conference

March 12, 2024 · 9:00 AM – 7:00 PM

UCLA Meyer and Renee Luskin Conference Center

Connect with innovators, investors and industry executives to build your network and find out about the latest innovation in the MedTech field. There will be exciting panels with up-to-date developments and highlights of cutting edge technology.

Destination Startup® March 22 Investor Showcase

March 21 – 22, 2024 · 7 AM – 6 PM

Le Méridien Denver Downtown, 1475 California Street, Denver

A collaboration among leading research universities and federal laboratories across the Intermountain West to showcase the best companies from our innovation ecosystem. Destination Startup® brings groundbreaking researchers together with hundreds of investors from throughout North America to catalyze real-world impact. This showcase demonstrates a powerful way to advance innovative research and translate it into impactful business ventures.

Celebrating Women in Deep Tech

April 04, 2024 · 12 PM – 1 PM

Virtual Meeting – Registration Required

NSF I-CORPS at UCLA Samueli School of Engineering invites you to join us in a special celebration dedicated to honoring the trailblazing women in deep tech who are making waves in entrepreneurship today. Come meet investors supporting female founders. Whether you’re a seasoned entrepreneur or just starting on your journey, your presence and participation are invaluable. Together, let’s elevate each other, amplify our voices, and celebrate the remarkable impact of female founders on the entrepreneurial landscape.

Featuring:
Tamra Johnson: Rocket Scientist, Serial Founder, Angel Investor, COO @ Liquid
Zoë K: Co-Founder, CEO @ Four Resolutions Incorporated
Rebecca Duquette: Graduate Researcher @ UTA

URL/Registration: https://lu.ma/y8avrslk

Fast Pitch Session

Bi-Monthly · April 05, 2024 · 12 PM – 1 PM

Virtual Meeting ID: 963 1351 7835 | Passcode: 126262

Not sure but have a pitch deck? Come and pitch in for 3 minutes, get feedback from industry specialists, and observe how others pitch! The event will be hosted on  Zoom. Join the virtual meeting here.

Incubate UCLA: Panel & Mixer

April 10, 2024 · 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM

UCLA Anderson’s Grand Salon

Panel with several on-campus UCLA incubators/accelerators to point students in the direction of resources. The event includes a 45-minute panel, 15 minutes of Q&A, and 1 hour networking & other activities.