Current and Upcoming Events

May 14: May Tech Fiesta
5:00-8:30pm, Medical Education and Telemedicine Building on the UC San Diego Campus
Registration Pricing
Agenda
Directions to the Medical Education and Telemedicine Building at UC San Diego

June 11: Case Study Presentation with Achates Power
5:00-8:30pm, Medical Education and Telemedicine Building on the UC San Diego Campus

July: No Program

August 6: 11th Annual Wine Social
6:00-9:00pm, Birch Aquarium at Scripps

May Tech Fiesta

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May 14: May Tech Fiesta
5:00-8:30pm, Medical Education and Telemedicine Building on the UC San Diego Campus

San Diego MIT Enterprise Forum will present its 3rd annual May Tech Fiesta on May 14, 2014 at the Medical Education & Telemedicine building on the UC San Diego campus. The program will feature 3-minute “elevator pitches” from selected companies to an audience of investment bankers, capital investment and planning experts, venture capitalists, angel investors, service providers, senior executives and other entrepreneurs. Presenting companies will also staff display tables during a networking reception before pitching their companies and products to the audience.

At the end of the evening, audience voting will determine the winning company in each of the following categories:

- Company you want to hear more about
- Company most likely to be bought by Facebook
- Company most likely to issue the largest tech IPO ever
- Company most likely to be the first to meet Mark Cuban

Moderator
Bill Parker, President and CEO, Tara Jayde Capital Partners, LLC

Judges
Navid Alipour, Managing Partner, Analytics Ventures
Brant Cooper, Co-Founder, Moves the Needle
Gioia Messinger, Founder and CEO, LinkedObjects

PRESENTING COMPANIES

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PRESENTING SPONSORS

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PARTNERS

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REGISTRATION
General Public: $65
CONNECT Members/Active Business Advisors: $55
MIT Alumni: $40
Student: $15 (with valid student ID)
Full MITEF Members & Sponsors: FREE
Modified MITEF Members: $25
On-Site: $75
**On-Site registration pricing goes into effect the Monday before the Forum for all non-members/sponsors**

**No MITEF Member guest passes will be honored for this special event**


AGENDA
5:00 PM Registration, Display Tables, Networking
6:00 PM Welcome
6:10 PM Pitch Competition & Judge’s Panel Feedback
6:50 PM Live Audience Voting
7:15 PM Award Presentation
7:30 PM Program Concludes; Networking, Coffee & Dessert until 8:30PM


DIRECTIONS-MEDICAL EDUCATION AND TELEMEDICINE BUILDING AT UC SAN DIEGO
Below please find MULTIPLE driving routes to the Gilman Parking Structure (where FREE parking is available in any open space labeled “V”, “B” or “A”). Please enter the Gilman Structure at the RUSSEL DRIVE entrance where an attendant will hand you a parking PERMIT. The attendant will be on duty from 4:30pm to 6:00pm handing out permits – if you arrive before or after those times, you will need to purchase your own parking permit. Also see below for WALKING directions to the MET Building on the UCSD Campus. There will be signage to guide you.

*Please note: there is handicapped parking available closer to the MET, in P602. After turning left onto Gilman Drive (from Villa La Jolla Drive), take the first left into P602.

Route # 1: Directions to the Gilman Parking Structure from I-5 North/South

1. Exit the I-5 onto La Jolla Village Drive West
2. Turn right onto Villa La Jolla Drive
3. Turn left onto Gilman Drive
4. Take your first right onto Russell Drive
5. Turn right to enter the Gilman Parking Structure
6. See attendant at entrance for a free parking permit (mention MIT Enterprise Forum)
7. Park in any open “V”, “B” or “A” parking space

Route # 2: Directions to the Gilman Parking Structure from I-5 North/South
1. Exit the I-5 onto La Jolla Village Drive West
2. Take the Gilman Dr. Ramp (right hand side)
3. Turn right onto Gilman Dr
4. Turn left onto Russell Drive
5. Turn right to enter the Gilman Parking Structure
6. See attendant at entrance for a free parking permit (mention MIT Enterprise Forum)
7. Park in any open “V”, “B” or “A” parking space

Route # 3: Directions to the Gilman Parking Structure from I-5 North/South
1. Exit the I-5 onto Genesee Ave. East
2. Turn left onto Genesee Ave.
3. Turn right onto Campus Point Dr
4. Turn right onto Voigt Dr
5. Turn left onto Gilman Dr
6. Turn right onto Russell Dr
7. Turn right to enter the Gilman Parking Structure
8. See attendant at entrance for a free parking permit (mention MIT Enterprise Forum)
9. Park in any open “V”, “B” or “A” parking space

Walking Directions (2 min walk from Gilman Structure)

1. Exit the Gilman Parking Structure onto Gilman Drive
2. Cross the street to parking lot P602
3. Follow narrow path leading out of P602 (between trees)
4. Path takes you to the ceremonial green lawn
5. MET Building is visible at the top of the green lawn
(We will have walking directional signs to guide you)

 

QUESTIONS?
Please contact Melissa Beyer at 858.964.1316 or mbeyer@connect.org