Past Events

December 15, 2017

UCLA Ventures Dinner for 12 Strangers

Los Angeles | February 25, 2018 | 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Dinners for 12 Strangers is a 50-year UCLA tradition that has become a global phenomenon. Every year, alumni, faculty and students come together to enjoy good food and great conversation. This year, a long-time UCLA Ventures member has volunteered to host a Dinner for 12 Strangers specifically for prospective UCLA Ventures members. Joins us as we celebrate this tradition and network with fellow UCLA alumni entrepreneurs and VCs.
November 16, 2017

UCLA Ventures Annual Dinner

Thursday, November 16, 2017 | 5:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
UCLA Ventures will host its signature members-only annual dinner at La Honda Winery in Redwood City. Join us for a memorable evening of food and wine, networking, recognition awards and a few outstanding members sharing their journeys through entrepreneurship.

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October 11, 2017

California NanoSystems Institute (CNSI): Driving Transformative Innovation from Discovery to Commercialization

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 | 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
UCLA Ventures members are invited to the California NanoSystems Institute (CNSI) for a night of networking and an introduction to how the CNSI is producing life-changing scientific, economic and social impact in California and across the world.

If you're interested in attending, please RSVP to UCLA Ventures at
September 15, 2017

UCLA Ventures Happy Hour Reception

Bay Area | May 21, 2018 | 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
UCLA Ventures invites its members to an intimate happy hour to network and forge connections with fellow UCLA alumni entrepreneurs, and VCs. This reception will feature UCLA leadership, so come prepared to discus your vision for entrepreneurship at UCLA!
September 14, 2017

Silicon Valley Science & Entrepreneurship Panel

Thursday, September 14, 2017 | 5:30pm - 8:30pm
UCLA Ventures and UCLA Engineering are co-hosting a panel discussion in Silicon Valley. The discussion will feature UCLA Alumni & UCLA Ventures members in STEM and their journeys through entrepreneurship, featuring founders and leaders of 3D printing, cyber security, and wearable health technology companies. Join us for an evening of wine, hor d'oeuvres and networking with some of UCLA's leading entrepreneurs and VCs.