I hope you all had a restful morning after last night’s festivities. On behalf...– - Kirsten Berzon -Program Manager, Haas School of Business
What is Mad Valley?
UM’s “Mad Valley” aims to capture the unique ecosystem of startups, VCs, brands, and media, creating symbiotic relationships where startups can learn how to work best with agencies and brands while bringing the creativity of Madison Avenue closer to the ingenuitive and adaptive technology behind Silicon Valley.
Poll Everywhere Results →
Click on the link above to view the results of our live poll. We all voted for our favorite Bplan Team presentation and MD Local was the crowd favorite!
Learn more about the Bplan Competition...
ConcertCrowd is a new Facebook and mobile web app based on a user’s location, music likes and friends list, helping fans discover live music in any city around the world. As the only company focusing on the discovery aspect, ConcertCrowd aims to provide fans with all the tools they need to find their next favorite show, including: integrated streaming audio for sampling artists, geolocation based...
SoniqPlay Mix Finalists →
SoniqPlay, a UK startup, was kind enough to sponsor of DJ station and provide live demos of their FirePlayer Remix stations for our guests to play with. We have selected 3 of the best mixes as our finalists - who’s your favorite? Nate Goldhaber from Claremont Creek Ventures http://www.fireplayer.com/site/UMWW?id=3238 Laura Castaneda from Gizmo http://www.fireplayer.com/site/UMWW?id=3236 ...
Post Event Blog Posts
7x7 is sharing details and photos of the event with the SF community! http://www.7x7.com/tech-gadgets/photos-ensuring-future-innovation-benefit-uc-berkeley-startup-competition-bplan#/0 SCAN is blogging about our event! http://scan.me/blog/2012/04/scan-x-umww/
Thoughts from the Bplan Teams
“ We thank UM and the Berkeley Bplan Committee for the opportunity to present to an extremely relevent group of people. Given our focus on the travel industry, we got connected with potential partners at firms such as Time Inc. and Conde Naste. We also had the opportunity to meet individuals from Google, other startups and folks at UM working on the Cathay Pacific account. The event was...