The UC Davis Big Bang! Business Competition provides a forum for innovators to collaborate, develop and test business ideas.
Join us as we celebrate this year’s finalists, announce our winners—and help them launch into their bright future!
Networking | 5 p.m.
Program | 6 p.m.
Our 23rd annual Big Bang! will award up to $90,000 in prizes:
$20,000 | First Place | Top innovation in the competition
$10,000 | People’s Choice Award
$10,000 | Food + Agriculture Sector Award
$10,000 | Animal Health + Industry Sector Award
$10,000 | Human Health + Industry Sector Award
$10,000 | Education + Education Tools Sector Award
$10,000 | Energy + Sustainability Sector Award
$10,000 | Social Entrepreneurship Sector Award
And 2 In-Kind Services Awards, each valued at $4,000
Online voting for the People’s Choice Award recipient runs May 18 at noon to May 22 at noon. RSVP to attend the Awards Ceremony and to receive a link to view the finalist videos and vote!
The Big Bang! is presented by the UC Davis Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship. To learn more, visit bigbang.ucdavis.edu.