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Aggie Innovation & Start-Up Symposium

  • UC Davis Conference Center 550 Alumni Lane Davis, CA, 95616 United States (map)

UC Davis is hosting a Symposium to assist students who wish to embrace an entrepreneurial mindset by connecting participants with access to resources, mentors, business fundamentals and community stakeholders. The Aggie Innovation and Start-Up Symposium: Entrepreneurship Impacting People, Products, and Planet will take place on February 8, 2018, at the UC Davis Conference Center.  Please see the agenda below:

  • 8:15am - Registration/Check-in Begins - Refreshments Provided

  • 9:00am-9:55am - Keynote: Understanding the Start-Up Ecosystem

  • 10:00am-11:50am - Supporting Student Innovators Beyond the Classroom

  • 12:00pm - 1:20pm - Creating a New Normal: Increasing Diversity in the Start-Up Community - Lunch Provided

  • 1:20pm - 1:45pm - Chancellor’s Remarks

  • 1:55pm - 2:35pm - Entrepreneurism in a Corporate Environment

  • 2:45pm-3:25pm

    • You Can Do It All: Balancing Student and Start-Up Life

    • Without Failure, There is No Success

  • 3:30pm-4:45pm - From Friends, Fools, and Families to Venture Capital and Everything in Between

  • 4:45pm-6:00pm - Campus and Community Resource Reception - Refreshments Provided

We invite you to join the Sacramento Entrepreneurship Academy at the Campus and Community Resource Reception. The reception space will be set up with cafe style tables rather than vendor style booths to encourage networking among the students. Hors d'oeuvres and light refreshments will be served at the event.

 Come by the Sacramento Entrepreneurship Academy table and chat with:

To register for this inaugural symposium and great networking opportunity:

Inquiries can be emailed to

Earlier Event: February 7
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