UCLA’s Virtual First Friday
May 1, 2020 @ 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
UCLA TDG First Friday is going virtual for May. Join us for a special First Friday webinar with Brian Bordley from Berkeley SkyDeck Fund.
This event is FREE but you must Register below. Event time is 10am PST, 1pm EST.
About the Speaker:
Brian Bordley is a startup operator turned venture capitalist. He has spent time in business roles at various startups (TechValidate, Marqeta, Remeeting), including time as a founder of a 3D printing company, Eucl3D, that went through Berkeley SkyDeck Accelerator in 2015. He is currently a Principal with Berkeley SkyDeck Fund, an active early stage fund invests in startups affiliated with the 10 UC campuses and the partner investment firm of Berkeley SkyDeck. Berkeley SkyDeck Fund has backed dozens of founders out of the UC campuses and helped them both go to market and raise additional capital from institutional VCs.
He will share details on funding opportunities for founders from UCLA – affiliated founders as well as advice on key milestones/objectives to hit to fundraise.
About Berkeley SkyDeck:
Formed as a partnership between the Haas School of Business, the College of Engineering, and the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, SkyDeck combines the consulting know-how of traditional accelerators with the vast resources of its research university.
This robust partnership is coupled with SkyDeck’s unique mentorship program to create a powerful environment for startups. Its SkyAdvisors, Partners, and large network of accredited investors connect their SkyTeams to the expertise and capital they need to launch and grow…to the moon.