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Slug Tank 2024

February 26 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Slug Tank is an annual entrepreneurship competition that serves as a pivotal catalyst for the burgeoning UCSC entrepreneurship ecosystem.

Slug Tank, now in its 4th edition, is an annual entrepreneurship competition that serves as a pivotal catalyst for the burgeoning UC Santa Cruz entrepreneurship ecosystem. Beyond a mere showcase of ideas, Slug Tank propels student entrepreneurs into the startup realm, fostering a collaborative community that influences not only the participants but also the broader landscape of UCSC’s academic and innovation initiatives. The event attracts students, mentors, investors, and industry professionals, creating an environment where creativity, innovation, and business acumen converge to shape the future of entrepreneurship.

This year, as an audience member, your presence at Slug Tank holds even greater significance. Not only will you witness the birth of cutting-edge ideas and innovative solutions, but you will also play an active role in supporting emerging leaders. With 10% voting rights granted to the audience, you contribute to the decision-making process and lend your encouragement to the most promising startups. Slug Tank alumni stand as a testament to its success, with past participants raising seed rounds from renowned entities like Y Combinator and finding incubation support at Citris Foundry and Berkeley Sky Deck. Join us at Slug Tank, be part of the journey, and support the vibrant entrepreneurial spirit at UC Santa Cruz.

Details

Date:
February 26
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/slug-tank-2024-tickets-824228518687

Venue

UCSC Merrill Cultural Center
641 Merrill Road
Santa Cruz, CA 95064 United States

Organizer

Santa Cruz Works
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