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SkyTeam Stroll Invited to Speak With Congress

SkyTeam Stroll has been invited to speak at a hearing held by the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, Subcommittee on Research and Technology, of the House of Representatives. The hearing is entitled “Smart Health: Empowering the Future of Mobile Apps” and includes companies that...

Fall 2016 Application Live: Accelerate Your Berkeley Innovation

Bring us your moonshot startups! SkyDeck has opened its application to join the Fall 2016 Cohort. Any talented team with a great idea is encouraged to apply. Here's what we're looking for: High-potential startups as reflected in proof of feasibility (ex. customer interviews, demo or prototype, a patent, or significant scientific or...

Better Ventures Fireside Chat with Kristin Richmond of Revolution Foods

Better Ventures is hosting its next fireside chat on March 24th at Impact Hub Oakland. This chat will feature Kristin Richmond (Haas '06) who will share her entrepreneurial expertise. Kristin is the CEO and Co-Founder of Revolution Foods and works towards building sustainable healthy eaters by targeting...

SkyTeam Hitmap Airs On CNN

SkyTeam Hitmap was featured on a CNN segment in Chile. The broadcast of their product on CNN has helped gain valuable traction for the team and its product. Hitmap co-founder José Urrechaga is working in Berkeley to expand the team’s network and customer base beyond...

The Berkeley Angel Network Application is Open

The Berkeley Angel Network has announced the opening of their application for entrepreneurs interested in their 2016 Pitch Meeting on April 26th. The application deadline is March 28th, 2016. The Berkeley Angel Network is a group of Berkeley alumni angel investors who are interested in supporting Berkeley entrepreneurs...

SkyTeam Dray Supports Flint, Michigan During Water Crisis

In response to the water contamination crisis in Flint, Michigan, SkyTeam Dray is leveraging their expertise in the trucking industry to support relief efforts. Dray is partnering with Niagara Bottling and Feed the Children to deliver water to those in need. Quick background: A change in...

MIT Alumni Angel Investors Group Hosts Startup Dinner

The MIT Alumni Angel Investors Group is accepting applications for attendance at their dinner meeting in Palo Alto on March 24th. The Investors Group is particularly excited about companies with deep technology and disruptive models. The application deadline is February 18th....

SkyAlum Lioness Launches on Indiegogo

Yesterday Lioness announced the launch of their smart vibrator on Indiegogo. Just barely 24 hours after the launch, Lioness has reached nearly 50% of their campaign goal. The Lioness product is uniquely designed to empower women and allow them to explore their bodies. The team is...

Success at the Localwise Startup Job Fair

SkyAlum Localwise hosted a Berkeley startup job fair across the street from SkyDeck at Nextspace on Thursday, January 28th. The event attracted over 1,000 local job seekers. The line to enter the building wrapped around the block and it took participants up to an hour to...