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Berkeley Sky DickToday, the global accelerator and center for entrepreneurship has announced that it will be hosting the Demo Day for Batch 14 on September 27.
Is characterized by 18 startups from four continents (North America, Asia, Australia and Europe), Berkeley Sky DickThe upcoming Silicon Valley Demo Day will present Silicon Valley investors from some of the largest venture capital firms with new opportunities in biotechnology, fintech, artificial intelligence, robotics, hardware, aerospace manufacturing, data and security, enterprise software, and more.
Each startup receives five minutes to present to these investors.
Berkeley SkyDeck accepts only 1.5% of startups that apply to each of its groups. Cohort companies receive $200,000 in funding, $750,000 in free and discounted resources, and access to SkyDeck’s unprecedented network of UC Berkeley alumni, faculty, and advisors.
Berkeley SkyDeck alumni – including Lime, Zephyrus Biosciences, Xendit and Skyloom – have a proven track record in their own industries, raising more than $1.7 billion in funding. The recently launched Berkeley SkyDeck Europe is working with the first batch of kits, which will present on their demo day on October 20, 2022.
“The 14th batch of startups are not only meeting the moment in their industries – they are launching their industries into the future. We are thrilled to see the steps they are taking to solve real problems and we are proud that the Berkeley ecosystem It can help them in their journey.” “Demo day attendees will have lots of different opportunities to explore, from better drug discovery platforms to digital twins, data security and beyond, and I am sure they will be just as excited as we are about this batch.”
Although Batch 14 shares its innovations with Silicon Valley, Berkeley SkyDeck recently closed its applications for Batch 15, which will have a demo day in the spring of 2023. Batch 15 also marks the inaugural category with two new tracks: Aero-Astro Track and Blockchain/Crypto Track . Led by experts in their respective fields, these tracks join Berkeley SkyDeck’s other focus areas: consumer technology, enterprise software, biotechnology, green technology, and more.
Following successful investments from SkyDeck Fund I, Berkeley SkyDeck recently closed its $60 million SkyDeck Fund II. Now in its fourth year, the fund has invested in 160 companies, representing a wide range of businesses and industries from 30 countries around the world. The SkyDeck Fund, a new generation venture fund, shares half of its profits with UC Berkeley, helping to continue the university’s mission to achieve excellence in education.
“Day of Demo is the culmination of months of hard work and growth for these companies, and we are thrilled to be investing in them and introducing them to the Silicon Valley investment community,” said Chun Tang, co-founder, Berkeley SkyDeck Fund. in the current situation. “We look forward to seeing how these startups continue to learn, grow and benefit from the Berkeley SkyDeck ecosystem.”
The Berkeley SkyDeck Demo Day will be hosted from 3 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Pacific Ocean on September 27 at Zellerbach Hall on the UC Berkeley campus. Accredited investors wishing to receive an invitation for the exclusive demo day can apply Via this link.
14 startups at once
Quick Kart (Berkeley)
Crypto Arsenal (Taipei)
ATDev (Los Angeles)
Inflows (New York/France)
Endometriosis (San Mateo)
Music Health (Sydney)
Apa Health (Auckland)
Alera (San Francisco and San Diego)
Datadogs (New York)
WavePhotonics (Cambridge, UK)
ZHealth (San Francisco)
Dispatch Gods (San Francisco)
Rangeview (Berkeley/Los Angeles)
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