2nd Round: Submit Elevator Pitch and Business Concept
A maximum two-page summary of your elevator pitch and business concept. Your business concept should include a brief elevator pitch and concisely address the problem/solution your business is addressing.
15-Feb-2014 Midnight to
07-Mar-2014 11:59 PM
08-Mar-2014 05:01 PM to
26-Mar-2014 05:00 PM
4th Round: Submit Business Summary Online
Participants submit a DETAILED 10-slide deck powerpoint business summary, addressing the following areas:
Financial projections (estimate)
Next steps (funding and milestones)
26-Mar-2014 11:59 PM to
18-Apr-2014 11:59 PM
19-Apr-2014 12:01 AM to
30-Apr-2014 11:59 PM
5th Round: Semi-Finals Pitch Presentation
Selected participants will deliver their presentation to a panel of invited business and investment community members. Participants will have 10 minutes to deliver their pitch with 10 minutes for questions.
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Big Bang! is the annual University of California, Davis Business Competition organized by the Child Family Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship at the Graduate School of Management. The goal of the contest is to promote entrepreneurship throughout UC Davis and the region. UC Davis students, staff, faculty, and alumni are eligible to participate and compete in Big Bang. Additional eligible members include CSU Sacramento students and faculty, Sacramento Entrepreneurship Academy alumni and Child Family Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship academy alumni.
Big Bang! provides year round forums and workshops in which students, alumni, faculty, and staff can collaborate to develop and test their business vision and concept. The competition provides a network of resources for mentorship, team creation, education, networking and financing for these aspiring entrepreneurs.
Many groups and companies benefit from the competition, including students, faculty, staff, alumni, investors, business professionals and local entrepreneurs.
The competition is generously sponsored by local corporations and the investment community.
Visit the website for more info: http://bigbang.gsm.ucdavis.edu