Upcoming Events


New Solutions Virtual Challenge

The Smith Center invites you to participate in an exciting upcoming virtual event, New Solutions. 

Via Zoom:

May 8th 2020 | 10:00 am to 2:00 pm


With New Challenges, come New Solutions. Therefore, because of the current environment, we have decided to turn our in-person hackathon event into a virtual event. We think this is a great opportunity to demonstrate how adaptive entrepreneurship is!

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Three Certificates will be awarded to the top three teams who have for most votes in the areas of Innovation, Creativity, and Adaptive products or services.


Event Outline:





   Ice breaker


   Introductory comments


   "Where are Things Going"


   Panel Discussion by Industry Professionals


   Teams assigned to breakout rooms

      *1 hr 30 min limit, 2 min warning


   Teams Present: problem/solution (5 min limit)


   Real Time Judging by all participants


   Close event /survey


For more information and to RSVP for this event, click on the button below (password: csuebstudent)

More information will be sent to RSVP’s. 

CSU East Bay Fellowship Program

By Founder Institute

The Founder Institute helps you get to traction and funding with a support network of startup experts that are invested in your success, and through a structured business-building process that has helped alumni raise over $900M. Through the combined benefits of the Founder Institute and CSU East Bay we create an unparalleled global support network for early-stage founders to impact the present and influence the future:


  • A combined global community of over 15,000 mentors and thousands of alumni
  • Comprehensive education and structured support programs from the idea stage to the funding/ growth stage
  • Over $3M in Partner Deals and Resources 


Who Should Apply?

The Fellowship program open to all CSUEB students to apply. The UP Club will also be awarding a Fellowship to the winner of the Pitch competition.

To learn more and to apply for the CSU East Bay Fellowship program please visit the link below.

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