Berkeley Postdoctoral Entrepreneur Program (BPEP) aims to foster entrepreneurship in the UC Berkeley postdoctoral and graduate community. We provide tools, mentoring, and a platform for science-business communication to enable research innovations to move into the marketplace. We believe entrepreneurship is an integral part of UC Berkeley's ethos, and aim to build a community of entrepreneurship among UC Berkeley's postdocs.
Wednesday, April 27th, 2016 from 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM, 106 Stanley Hall
You just finished writing your first Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant for your startup. Great job on the hard work! But.. hmm it seems there is more to it than submitting paperwork! Learn how to put the icing on your application and move from 90% fundable to 100%.
Monday, March 28, 2016 from 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM, 105 Stanley Hall
How to bring a product from the bench to the world?
Learn from entrepreneurs about the bench state of a product, decide to start a business, how to obtain funding, and how to approach the market.
Thursday February 4th at 6pm in Stanley Hall on UC Berkeley Campus.
Rita Georges, Managing Attorney with Serotte Law Firm, LLC
Manan Mehta, Founding Partner at Unshackled
Jorge Calderon, Founder and CEO of Carett
Andrej Danko, Co-founder & CTO at Shortlist
November 19, 2015 at UC Berkeley, Stanley Hall 105.
Intellectual Property - The role of the tech transfer office and law firms in patenting and launching your startup for Graduate Students, Postdocs and Faculty.
Enablers and Barriers to Entrepreneurship for Graduate Students, Postdocs and Faculty.
February 11th, 2015 6pm @Stanley Hall. Details here. Thank you everyone for coming!
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