Events

CIED hosts and cohosts several events and also promotes non-CIED entrepreneurial events in the region. Check out what's on offer.

    Special Events

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    Crown College 50th Anniversary, Alumni Weekend: Steve Blank

    Crown College celebrates its 50th anniversary Alumni Weekend with a keynote address by Steve Blank ...
  • Entrepreneurship Experiences for Graduate Students

    In collaboration with the Graduate Student Commons, CIED brought back this panel discussion by entrepreneurial graduate-student alumni on November 4 ...

  • Competitions

  • Business Design Competition and Showcase

    The 5th annual Business Design Showcase moved to the newly relocated UCSC Silicon Valley Campus in Santa Clara on April 18, 2017. Check out the winners! ...
  • Hack UCSC

    Hack UCSC 2017 returned as a student-organized event, and its 4th iteration occurred at Porter/Kresge Dining Hall January 20-22 ...
  • Pitch Slam!

    The 2nd annual Pitch Slam! student business-pitch competition moved to the Cowell/Stevenson Dining Commons on November 29 ...

  • Santa Cruz Entrepreneurial Ecosystem

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    Santa Cruz New Tech Meetups

    Santa Cruz New Tech Meetups offer opportunities to learn about new technology startups in the Santa Cruz region ...
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    Santa Cruz Works Workshops

    Santa Cruz Works holds regular career building and entrepreneurship workshops ...