SKYNEWS

SkyDeck Meets the “Woz”

On Saturday evening, SkyDeck Deputy Director, Nori Castillo had the honor of meeting Steve Wozniak at the Cal Alumni Awards dinner. Wozniak received his B.S. in Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences from the University of California, Berkeley in 1986, and was selected as the 2015...

SkyTeams in the News

SkyDeck is proud to announce that three SkyTeams, Civil Maps, Symbio Robotics, and Transcence, were selected by FOUNDER.org to join the global investor’s Class of 2016. There were 40 startups selected out of hundreds of applicants from Universities across North America and Europe. Selected teams travelled to Stockholm,...

SkyTeams Onboarded

SkyDeck is pleased to announce our new fall 2015 teams:   Axlehire: providing a workforce management solution for transportation companies. Clarity Movement Co: designing the world’s first wearable air quality monitor. Etch: using data science to collect and analyze information on user’s contacts to optimize connections in a single platform. Eucl3d: creating custom collectibles...

SkyDeck Demo Day – Spring 2015

SkyDeck's inaugural Demo Day on Thursday, May 21st was a standing-room-only event, with 125 attendees and 70 investors in the audience. We are immensely proud of our teams, who did an outstanding job presenting. The SkyTeams demonstrated the high quality of startups coming from UC...

SkyTeam Transcense wins Grand Prize at LAUNCH

We are proud to announce that Transcense took home the grand prize and $25,000 at LAUNCH last night! The SkyTeam was one of 15 teams that made it to the finals, and they delivered their pitch in front of packed house in the Andersen Auditorium at the...

Nobel Laureate Oliver Williamson joins SkyDeck Advisory Board

SkyDeck is pleased to announce the addition of Nobel Laureate Oliver Williamson to our Advisory Board. Oliver Williamson is Professor of the Graduate School and the Edgar F. Kaiser Professor Emeritus of Business, Economics, and Law at the University of California, Berkeley. He is a member of...