Erupture Demo Day

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Event Information

NOTE: We will only be accepting 30 VCs.

Erupture has grown to be one of UC Berkeley’s largest active angel network of underrepresented founders and investors. We are incredibly excited to present our end of year event.

Join us Friday, December 2, 2022, for a start-up pitch event where 10 of Cal’s top start-ups will present their business ideas in front of investors!

Event Host: Erupture Angel Network

Erupure is a club at UC Berkeley that aims to connect underrepresented founders with funding opportunities in Silicon Valley, as well as help investors source quality start-ups. Feel free to check out the Erupture website and our LinkedIn page

Start-up Information: There will be 10 UC Berkeley start-ups pitching at our Demo Day event. They will each perform a 5 minute pitch, followed by a 5 minute Q&A. All start-ups are pre-seed to seed with pre-money valuation < $10 million. The start-ups will be in the following verticals:

  1. AI / ML

  2. Creator Economy

  3. Web3

    1. Content

    2. Future of Work

    3. Ecosystem / Cross-platform

  4. Cybersecurity

  5. Physical Security

  6. Cloud

  7. FinTech

Reasons to Attend:

  1. UC Berkeley is ranked 2nd place in the world for most unicorn founders per 1000 students! 

  2. UC Berkeley students have invented some of the most impactful technologies of our generation including CRISPR gene editing technology, mass production of malaria treatment, modern CPU design, and even robotic legs. Check out the UC Berkeley history and discoveries page for more

  3. UC Berkeley students come from incredibly diverse backgrounds. Your time has a valuable social impact on our community.

Event Logistics: 

Erupture’s Demo Day will be located in the Wells Fargo Room (C420) in Cheit Hall on Friday, December 2, 2022 from 6-8pm. Food and beverages will be provided, and both vegan and non-vegan options will be available.

Thank you so much for your time and consideration! The UC Berkeley start-up community will be lucky to have you.

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