If you want to watch upcoming global entrepreneurs pitch to some of the most well-connected investors in Silicon Valley via zoom, here is your chance.
Pitch Global (including predecessor cos) has been matching global entrepreneurs with Silicon Valley investors for almost a decade in curated, sharktank-style events. If you're not interested in making a pitch, just sit back and watch to see ideas turn into companies.
9-9:10 am: Opening remarks from UC Berkeley Global and Pitch Global
9:10-9:30 am: Fireside chat with Sharad Mishra—Venture Development, United Health Group+Venture Partner Medstartr Venture Fund—and Gwen Cheni of Fusion Fund will discuss how founders can formulate a unified fundraising strategy by engaging VCs, CVCs, Angels and crowdfunding. Dr. Elizabeth Cho-Fertikh, co-founder of MEDA Angels, will share some tips on how founders can leverage R&D to create more IP and increase valuation.
9:30-9:50 am: Introduction to our judges
9:50–10:50 am: Global startups pitch to 20-plus investors
Friday, July 23, 2021
9-11:30 am (Pacific Time)