Events

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

    Competitions

  • Business Design Showcase

    The 6th annual Business Design Showcase returned to the UCSC Silicon Valley Campus in Santa Clara on April 18, 2018. Check out the winners! ...
  • CruzHacks

    CruzHacks 2018 is the renamed Hack UCSC coding hackathon, the long-standing largest on the California central coast. It returned for its 5th iteration—2nd as a student-organized event—to Porter/Kresge Dining Hall January 19–21 ...
  • Slug Tank

    The 3rd annual student business-pitch competition returned, renamed as Slug Tank, 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 ...

  • Affiliated Events

  • TechCrunch Sessions: Robotics 2018

    TechCrunch Sessions: Robotics happens at UC Berkeley on May 11 ...