Tech Surge Now Underway

Tech Events
March 13, 2017 By Wendy Wolfson

Tech Surge 2017, a competition for UCI entrepreneurs to commercialize UCI-generated intellectual property, is underway. Keep track of the schedule and deadlines here and stay tuned for updates!

  • Wednesday, February 22, Tech Surge/ School of Medicine Kickoff, 5:30-7:00 pm, The Cove – Screening Room/Tiki Area
  • Wednesday, March 1, Tech Coast Angels Screening, 9:00 am – 1:00 pm, The Cove – Screening Room, where tech surge participants can hear what it takes to pitch a proposal
  • Wednesday, March 1, Business Model Development Workshop, 5:30 – 7:30 pm, The Cove – Screening Room
  • Friday, March 10 SBIR/STTR Workshop #1, 3:00 – 5:00 pm, The Cove – The Beach
  • Thursday, April 6, Intellectual Property Workshop, 4:30 – 6:00 pm, The Cove – Screening Room
  • Friday, April 7, FDA Regulatory Workshop, 2:00 – 5:00 pm, The Cove – Screening Room
  • Wednesday, April 12, How To Give An Effective Pitch Workshop, 5:30 – 7:30 pm, The Cove – Screening Room
  •  Monday, April 24, SBIR/STTR Workshop #2*, 11:00 am – 1:00 pm, The Cove – The Beach * Repeat of the March 10th workshop
  •  Tuesday, April 25, Practice Pitches, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm, The Cove – Paradise Cove
  • Wednesday, April 26, Practice Pitches, 4:00 – 7:00 pm, The Cove – Screening Room
  • Thursday, April 27, Practice Pitches, 2:00 – 5:00 pm, The Cove – Paradise Cove

Deadlines and Contacts

  • Tuesday, May 2 Tech Surge/School of Medicine Pitch Materials Due
  • Tuesday, May 9 Tech Surge/School of Medicine Finals, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm, The Cove
  • Friday, May 12 NVC Finals/ Tech Surge & School of Medicine Awards, Paul Merage School of Business

 

As-needed office hours/questions, contact:

Doug Crawford doug.crawford@uci.edu

Hayley Young, hayley.young@uci.edu