News & events

Upcoming events

May 11, 2017 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

2017 Spring Startup Connection

Join us and our partner Alexandria Real Estate for a mixer that brings together Mission Bay entrepreneurs with our local venture capitalists. Meet VCs in a casual setting over drinks and bites and take part in our special entrepreneurial ecosystem at Mission Bay. This is an informal networking opportunity that gives entrepreneurs a chance to connect with the VC community across the street from the UCSF Mission Bay campus. Open to current UCSF affiliation, UCSF alumni and the Mission Bay community.

 

Partner Event
May 1, 2017 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm

 

Speaker Series
April 12, 2017 - 6:30pm to 9:00pm

 

 

EC Event
February 22, 2017 - 10:00am to 11:00am

 

 

 

EC Event
February 7, 2017 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm

Why was Denali able to raise a $217MM Series A? Find out the special ingredients that broke the Series A ceiling.

Speaker Series
November 7, 2016 - 5:00pm

UCSF’s Entrepreneurship Center and Haas Healthcare Association invite you to join in the fun and networking in this exciting space. Mix with the who’s doing what in the digital health world, make connections and have fun. This popular mixer always brings out a big crowd. Tickets.

 

November 3, 2016 - 5:30pm

Starting a Dhealth Company as my Night Job. A son’s medical crisis inspired Rusty to form Grand Rounds to provide access to top specialists from the most prestigious medical institutions that few patients can reach.  Rusty will describe how he founded the company, raised venture capital and found a CEO, all while maintaining his very full-time position at Stanford. 

EClub
October 4, 2016 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Join us and our partner Alexandria Real Estate for a mixer that brings together Mission Bay entrepreneurs with our local venture capitalists. Meet VCs in a casual setting over drinks and bites and take part in our special entrepreneurial ecosystem at Mission Bay. This is an informal networking opportunity that gives entrepreneurs a chance to connect with the VC community across the street from the UCSF Mission Bay campus. Open to current UCSF affiliation, UCSF alumni and the Mission Bay community.

EC Event
September 29, 2016 - 11:30am to 5:00pm

We are pleased that a group of investors from Life Science Angels (LSA), the premier angel investment group focused solely on healthcare investing in all sectors -- medical devices, diagnostics, biopharmaceuticals and digital health -- is coming to UCSF for the fourth time.  Their feedback has been highly valued by teams that participated in the past.  This is an opportunity to understand the angel mindset and to get direction about your venture. 

 

EC Event
May 12, 2016 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm

Find out how this UCSF faculty member started a company and raised venture capital. Neurona Therapeutics is a pre-clinical stage biotechnology company that was founded by four leading-edge neuroscientists and stem cell pioneers at The University of California, San Francisco. We are focused on the discovery and development of cell-based therapies to treat intractable neurological disease.

EClub
April 29, 2016 - 11:30am to 1:00pm

UCSF teaches the life science/healthcare version of Lean LaunchPad in partnership with Berkeley and Stanford in the National Science Foundation’s I-Corps program.  This groundbreaking entrepreneurship course enables you to test your venture idea with the marketplace even before you develop a product. Over 750 teams throughout the United States have participated in a Lean LaunchPad program with excellent results.   In a short 7 weeks, you will be able to assess if your entrepreneurial idea can become a successful venture by testing your hypotheses in the outside world.

Attending
April 19, 2016 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm

UCSF teaches the life science/healthcare version of Lean LaunchPad in partnership with Berkeley and Stanford in the National Science Foundation’s I-Corps program.  This groundbreaking entrepreneurship course enables you to test your venture idea with the marketplace even before you develop a product. Over 750 teams throughout the United States have participated in a Lean LaunchPad program with excellent results.   In a short 7 weeks, you will be able to assess if your entrepreneurial idea can become a successful venture by testing your hypotheses in the outside world.

EC Event

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