Student Incubator Application Enrollment Period
Date: February 1 - 10
Chapman University Business Plan Competition Info Session
Date: February 5 | 6 - 7 PM
Location: Argyros Forum 209C
Join The Competition - Attend the Fall Information Meeting!
No RSVP Required
TCVN Survivor 8
Date: February 7 | 5:30 - 9:30 PM
Location: Sandhu Conference Room D and D1
From the Tech Coast Venture Network, join us for our annual fast-pitch competition offering entrepreneurs unprecedented opportunity to compete for funding, gain visibility and network with investors. The event will feature a catered dinner, top shelf cash bar, live music, prizes, complimentary parking and exclusive networking with prestigious Orange County entrepreneurs and business professionals.
Entrepreneur of the Year Dinner
Date: February 27, 6:30 - 10:00
Location: Sandhu Conference CenterRSVP For the Event
Chapman University Business Plan Competition
Date: April 10 | 8 AM - 1 PM
Location: Beckman Hall 404
The Ralph W. Leatherby Center for Entrepreneurship & Business Ethics is conducting a Business Plan Competition to highlight Chapman University students’ best and most feasible ideas for new businesses. The objectives will be to:
- Provide assistance to new, fast-growth commercial and social enterprise ideas
- Provide a vehicle for matching new businesses with potential investors
- Gain support and recognition from the Orange County business community for students’ entrepreneurial activities
- Identify and assist skilled students who are interested in becoming entrepreneurs
Because the Leatherby Center is committed to the educational aspects of the program, even those individuals who do not qualify as a finalist for award prizes will be winners. Experts will provide feedback to all participants. Finalists will be provided mentoring by Tech Coast Angel members. **Finalists may receive a Tech Coast Angels Seed Financing Invitation to be potentially funded up to $1,000,000 in seed financing. Tech Coast Angels is the largest seed financing organization in the United States.
California Dreamin’ Business Plan Competition
Date: April 25 - 26
Location: Beckman Hall 401, Beckman Hall 404, Argyros Forum 209 A/B/C, Argyros Forum 309
$230,000 IN PRIZE MONEY/EQUITY INVESTMENT
AND POTENTIALLY UP TO $1,000,000 EQUITY FINANCING
The California Dreamin' competitions bring together students from top entrepreneur programs to prove that they have the best business plan. This event is by invitation only. Schools selected to participate will determine team to compete from their school. (Typically, team competing is winner of school's internal competition).
Global Game Jam
Date: January 24 - 26
UCI Start-Up Weekend
Date: January 24 - 26