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Events
Thursday, November 1, 2018 | 6 – 8pmGallagher Hall

This first workshop in our Big Bang! workshop series introduces the most important skill any innovator or entrepreneur needs: the ability to build a network around your business idea.

Thursday, November 8, 2018 | 3 – 5pmGallagher Hall

Moving your potential business idea from concept to reality requires planning, cheap tools and a strong network. Develop a foundation for thinking about how to move your idea forward and the tools to do so effectively.

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 | 5 – 8pmGallagher Hall

Little Bang! Poster Competitions are designed to help UC Davis students define their business idea and communicate it concisely using a poster.

Thursday, November 15, 2018 | 6 – 8pmGallagher Hall

A key element in developing a viable business is clearly articulating the problem you are solving and your proposed solution.

Thursday, December 6, 2018 | 6 – 8pmGallagher Hall

n this workshop, you will learn how to define your business in a concise and well-written executive summary. The executive summary is a required deliverable in Round 1 of our competition.

Thursday, January 17, 2019 | 6 – 8pmGallagher Hall

A new venture’s business model defines how the new venture brings together the technology, market, and business opportunities available to it, as well as how the business plans to make money (and how much). This workshop covers basic business models and provides hands-on instruction on how to evaluate the best model for your business.

Thursday, January 24, 2019 | 5 – 8pmGallagher Hall

Little Bang! Poster Competitions are designed to help UC Davis students define their business idea and communicate it concisely using a poster.

Thursday, January 31, 2019 | 6 – 8pmGallagher Hall

Understanding the needs of your customer is one of the most important first steps in any new venture. Learn to identify your market segment and customers, and evaluate whether (and how much) those customers value your product, service or business solution. This session will help you develop questions to ask a potential customer in order to better validate your market, competitors and customers. You will be able to observe a real-time customer call in action.

Thursday, February 7, 2019 | 4 – 8pmGallagher Hall

Attend the boot camp for the inside scoop on making the leap from idea to business, validating a problem and solution, and identifying a market and customer. You'll leave with a toolset and clear perspective on how to build an effective, appropriate and viable plan and strategy to business.

Wednesday, February 13, 2019 | 6 – 8pmGallagher Hall

Our annual Big Bang! Business Competition provides a forum for UC Davis and the broader community to collaborate, develop and test business visions and plans.

Thursday, February 28, 2019 | 6 – 8pmGallagher Hall

This workshop will teach you how to develop a compelling business plan/slide deck to convey your idea. The presentation can be used when pitching your venture to potential team members, investors and stakeholders.

Thursday, March 7, 2019 | 6 – 8pmGallagher Hall

Come learn how to pitch your idea in a more compelling way. Whether you are starting a business, building a nonprofit or presenting a new idea to your boss, this workshop will provide you with a set of tools to effectively pitch like a pro.Past Big Bang! winners will show you how it is done by presenting their startup

Thursday, April 11, 2019 | 6 – 8pmGallagher Hall

Intellectual Property (IP) may be the first tangible asset you have to give value to a new venture. Whether you plan to develop a business around your research or license your technology, you will need to decide how and when to protect your intellectual property.

Tuesday, May 21, 2019 | 5 – 8pmGallagher Hall

Little Bang! Poster Competitions are designed to help UC Davis students define their business idea and communicate it concisely using a poster.

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