The Kickoff (Big Bang! Competition and Workshop Series)

UC Davis Conference Center

Join us as we launch the 24th annual UC Davis Big Bang! Business Competition and workshop series! These challenging times call on us to create new solutions to our world's complex problems. The Big Bang! provides a forum for innovators to collaborate, develop and test business ideas—and move from concept to company. The Big Bang! […]

Big Bang! Workshop: Starting Something That Matters


Join Joe DiNunzio, executive director of the UC Davis Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, for an introduction to the most important skill any innovator or entrepreneur needs: the ability to build a network around their ideas. Later in the workshop, Vicky Lee, a partner with DLA Piper's technology and sourcing group, will address the concept […]

Big Bang! Workshop: Making the Leap


Are you ready to move your business idea from concept to reality? Join Graduate School of Management Professor Andrew Hargadon to learn how to clearly articulate the problem you are solving, your proposed solution and its value proposition. We’ll also discuss how to develop a foundation for thinking about moving your venture forward—and how to […]