SVSC - Startup Pitch Introduction
Mountain View, CA
SVSC is supporting a monthly investment event. Applications to present must include an executive summary and a draft pitch deck. This session will outline the expectations for both documents.
If you are interested applying to "pitch your startup", please plan to attend this discussion group.
Since we are meeting in the Hacker Dojo Classroom, space is limited. Eventbright ticket holders get preference over all dojo members if this event sells out.
Networking: 3:00 pm
Start time: 3:30 pm
Bio: Dr. Sean Casey is Co-Founder and Managing Director of the Silicon Valley Space Center, a business accelerator for NewSpace entrepreneurs in Silicon Valley. He is a member of the Suborbital Applications Researchers Group of the Commercial Spaceflight Federation and has over two decades of experience as an airborne astronomer. Between 1997 and 2012, Dr. Casey served as a Senior Scientist with the NASA/DLR SOFIA program as the USRA management and technical lead for SOFIA’s science instrument development program, lead for science instrument integration and commissioning, and science liaison for the review of system level requirements for SOFIA’s final operating capability. Dr. Casey’s work has been recognized as an example of NASA’s goal for “more efficient and cost effective methodologies to [instrument] design and construction…”. He is an author and co-author on several dozen of science publications and has a PhD in Astrophysics from the University of Chicago and dual MBAs from the Berkeley Haas and Columbia Schools of Business.
Silicon Valley Space Center
Silicon Valley Space Center provides business acceleration, strategic direction and angel level funding for startup companies within the growing NewSpace industry in Silicon Valley. We assist start-up and early-stage companies with the commercialization of their innovative products or services. We regularly host events and workshops to bring together the vast array of entrepreneurs, scientists, engineers, and investors who share a passion for shaping the future of space exploration.