Sweet Stuff for Entrepreneurs
Programs designed to help companies raise capital and scale.
Mentor session with an expert to prepare to raise capital and scale
Tech and lifesci startups are selected to meet VCs
Meet a Mentor
Quick sessions with a expert, designed to get you unstuck.
Topic-based educational workshops and events from industry experts
Pro-bono 1:1 time with an advisor to discuss your specific business
Cohorts of early-stage startups, and a community effort to diversify innovation.
SBIR @ Connect
Government applications for non-dilutive funding and potential to commercialize.
Investors reach out to us about supplying companies, usually in a specific industry.
Awarding local startups funds from governement grants
10 startups are given 2 minutes each to pitch to judges and audience, competing for $75K in prizes.
Entrepreneurs, VCs, and eco-system partners are brought together to network, share updates on key venture industry topics, and mingle with 30+ of San Diego’s most exciting companies.
Honoring iconic leaders and induction to the Entrepreneur Hall of Fame, followed by awards to top advancements in technology and life sciences.