—  P R E S E N T E D   B Y  —

10 Startups  |  2 Min Each  |  $75K in Prizes

Each company gets 2 minutes to pitch to an audience and panel of engaged, educating, and entertaining judges.
Enjoy networking, startup tables, refreshments, and snacks before the show.

Tuesday, November 10, 2020

5PM  –  8:30pm  @  Qualcomm Hall

Quick Pitch 2019 Video

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Meet the 2019 Startup Finalists


We are upending the paradigm of medicine discovery by replacing the large facilities used for medicine discovery with a single benchtop instrument that allows scientists to rapidly discover the best new medicines and get those medicines to the clinic faster.


Agragene’s technology is a chemical-free approach that is non-toxic and cheaper than pesticides. Agragene will directly market the Knock-Out product to crop and fruit growers thus eliminating pesticide use.


Agtools is a supply chain SaaS platform offering real-time intelligence to agribusiness operators – from farmers to distributors to marketers


Eyedaptic is addressing the leading cause of blindness (AMD – Age Related Macular Degeneration), by developing unique software, embedded in AR (Augmented Reality) glasses, which help those with retina-related vision loss simulate natural vision, and improve their quality of life.

Jaan Bio

Developing therapeutics that target specific molecules, known as microRNAs (miRs) and regenerate heart muscle to treat heart diseases.


Developing medical countermeasures to terrorism, Regenica is a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company engaged in the development of treatments for serious unmet medical needs and biothreats.


RoomChazer is a peer-to-peer marketplace for co-living based on location, combining the ease of booking that Airbnb offers and the reliability of knowing who your roommates will be while keeping rent affordable.


Suavei Inc’s cybersecurity solution protects Internet-of-Things (IoT) devices and critical infrastructure with the only self-configuring threat management solution available in the market today.


99% of amateur and professional sports lack access to live scores and live streaming. Stact is a mobile app that allows you to find, follow and watch action/alternative sports competitions while following and engaging with your favorite athlete.

The 5th Ingredient®

The 5th Ingredient® improves beer. We have developed Beer30™, a cloud-based, B2B software that empowers breweries to track and analyze over 300 data points from grain-to-glass.

2019 Judges

Caitlin Wege

Incoming President of Tech Coast Angels — San Diego
Partner at MooDoos Investments

Marlon Evans

CEO of Nex Cubed

Nancy Hong

Managing Director of RiverVest Venture Partners

Paul WhitWorth

Senior Vice President of Cox Automotive
General Manager of Kelley Blue Book


Sanket Merchant

Senior Associate at PeakSpan Capital

Vanitha Kumar

Vice President of Software Engineering at Qualcomm

2019 Hosts & EmCees

Victoria Lakers

Quick Pitch Chair for Tech Coast Angels

Mike Krenn

CEO of Connect w/ SDVG