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.