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UC Davis 20th Annual Big Bang! Launch

  • UC Davis Alumni Center 530 Alumni Lane Davis, CA, 95616 United States (map)

Networking Mixer 5:30 p.m. | Program 6:15 p.m.

Featuring a fireside chat with John Bissell, founder and CEO of Origin Materials. His company makes plastic from biomass — that is, from renewable sources, rather than fossil fuels — and is working to industrialize a new material basis for the chemical industry that is built on technology that’s both sustainable and restorative. Partners include PepsiCo, Danone and Nestlé. John graduated from UC Davis with a B.S. in chemical engineering; he attended the 2008 Great Technology Entrepreneurship Academy.

Come to the launch to hear about:

  • How to enter the Big Bang! competition

  • New prize offerings

  • Our menu of workshops, offered in-person, livestreamed and on-demand

  • The Little Bang! Poster Competition

Don't miss this opportunity to meet other aspiring and early-stage entrepreneurs, share ideas, meet past winners, learn about the competition and form teams.


Earlier Event: September 30
Women In Business - Entrepreneurship Panel