Conference/Symposium | November 5 | 6-8:30 p.m. | Sutardja Dai Hall, Banatao Auditorium
Hosted by Big Ideas, Jacobs Institute for Design Innovation, CITRIS Tech for Social Good, Fung Institute, Women in Tech Initiative (WITI), BHEP (Haas), and The Foundry, Innovators@Cal is an exciting event which fosters collaboration across the UC Berkeley campus. If you have an idea or startup, are looking to form or join a team, or are interested in the entrepreneurship resources available - this event is for you!
Innovators@Cal provides students and student teams with opportunities to advance their ideas and ventures through two-minute pitches as well as through whiteboard sessions where teams can discuss their ideas with audience members, receive feedback, recruit new team members and more!
This year, Innovators @ Cal is proud to host the keynote speakers, Nikhil Arora and Alejandro Vélez, co-founders of Back to the Roots and Cal alumni. Based in Oakland, Back to the Roots Inc. makes indoor gardening kits and aquaponic fish tanks for producing organic mushrooms, herbs, and vegetables at home. Back to the Roots has evolved from a college kitchen experiment into a passion for urban gardening and a mission to reconnect families back to food. Come hear Nikhil and Alejandro give valuable entrepreneurial insights and answer questions about their social entrepreneurship journey.
Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate