Berkeley Method of Entrepreneurship Bootcamp

The next Berkeley Method of Entrepreneurship (BMoE) bootcamp is
January 14th-18th, 2019

The Pantas and Ting Sutardja Center for Entrepreneurship & Technology hosts the bi-annual Berkeley Method of Entrepreneurship Bootcamp(BMoE), an intense 4 1/2 day venture workshop held at UC Berkeley.

The bootcamp facilitates immersive learning for new venture creation. This workshop offers a one-of-a-kind experience in one of the premier institutions in Silicon Valley. During the program, participants will attend sessions that weave together lectures and interactive game-based exercises, receive one-on-one mentoring from Sutardja Center faculty and industry experts; and learn in a collaborative environment.

Work on idea generation and how to turn ideas into new ventures and taking it to market while integrating concepts including customer-focused design thinking and innovation in business models, and receiving input and advice from real-life entrepreneurs, investors, and marketing specialists

Pitch your idea to an experienced panel of experts and potential investors

Use case studies to facilitate and hone ideas, attend special modules on ideation, sales, pitch and funding (sample Modules/Videos)

Collaborate with our experts and advance your idea to the next level

Establish or optimize to form startup teams, learn mechanics of a start-up and setting major milestones


The schedule for this semester's BMOE, when available, will be posted here. You may view our previous semester's schedule here.

Please note that the Bootcamp takes place the week before classes begin each semester.

The Bootcamp is held at the Banatao Auditorium at  Sutardja Dai Hall.

For parking information, building maps, and other logistics, click here. 

Core Faculty

Leadership Team

Spring 2018 BMOE Boot-camp Speakers, Mentors, & Judges.

BMoE Team

To view other previous speakers at the BMoE, please click here.

How to Register

  • UC Berkeley students
  • Sutardja Center Global Partners & Global Venture Lab
    • Contact Jesse Dieker at

For all other inquiries, contact Gigi Wang, Industry Fellow, Berkeley Method Bootcamp Program Chair:

Read more about Berkeley Method of Entrepreneurship approach in a blog, by the Sutadja Center’s Founder, Professor Ikhlaq Sidhu.

Bootcamp Archive

Check out our previous boot camps!