Come develop the commercial potential of your idea by working with leading investors, entrepreneurs and others in the business and investment community.
The three day UC Entrepreneurship Academy is the premiere academic program for commercializing science and engineering innovations. It is a springboard for moving research out of the lab and into the world.
The academy is taught by venture capitalists, entrepreneurs, university faculty, industry executives and angel investors who serve as mentors and guest speakers, providing participants with the knowledge and networks needed to take the next steps toward moving research out of the lab and into the world.
The academy includes:
My experience at UCEA was invaluable. The ideas I brought with me were challenged and refined by my peers, talented instructors, entrepreneurs, and potential investors, and I left with an actionable plan. - Alex Bailey, UCEA '08 Alum
Applications due by August 10.
Enrollment and Tuition
Non-refundable due upon acceptance to UCEA. A majority of the cost is supported by fellowships from our sponsors, as a result the cost for participants is:
Includes course, materials and dining for the week. Payment due upon acceptance to the program. This does NOT include lodging.
The academy is held in Ballrooms A+ B at the UC Davis Conference Center.
Lodging is the responsibility of the participant.