berkeley method of entrepreneurship

scet spring 2024 course coordinators - This is a collage showing four course coordinators students. Starting with Top left, there is Claire Chu, Sanjana Gurram, Anderson Lam, and Katrina Manaloto

Meet Our Spring 2024 Course Coordinators

Developing entrepreneurship skills isn’t about flipping through a textbook – it requires immersive, hands-on learning. The Berkeley Method of Entrepreneurship has been designed by SCET to do just that. Through a series of interdisciplinary courses that combine theory and business models with real-world tests and activities, the Berkeley Method brings people and ideas together. With…

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David Law, SCET Director of Global Student Programs presenting at the National Taiwan University Forum

From Berkeley to Taiwan: SCET Director Builds Bridges for the Future of Innovation and Entrepreneurship at NTU Forum

David Law, Director of Global Academic Programs at the Sutardja Center for Entrepreneurship and Technology (SCET), recently served as the keynote speaker at the Future University Forum hosted by National Taiwan University. The Forum, themed around “Innovation & Entrepreneurship Education,” drew participation from universities across Taiwan. During his keynote address, David provided an insightful overview…

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David Law and Susan Giesecke at CACIE in Beijing

SCET Director Highlights Value of International Education and Entrepreneurial Skills at CACIE in Beijing

David Law, SCET’s Director of Global Academic Programs, attended the China Annual Conference for International Education (CACIE) in Beijing, China. David was hosted by the Study Abroad Foundation (SAF) and served as a panelist at SAF’s “Forum on Enhancing Institutional Disciplinary Strengths Through International Student Mobility”. David introduced SCET and the Berkeley Method of Entrepreneurship…

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Vint Cerf headshot

8 Lessons Learned for Tech Firm Leadership with Vint Cerf, Co-Creator of the Internet

In the Spring 2022 semester, the Sutardja Center for Entrepreneurship & Technology’s Technology Firm Leadership course taught by Carrie Requist had the distinct honor to host one of the fathers of the Internet, Dr. Vint Cerf for a guest lecture and interactive Q&A with the students. Along with Bob Kahn, Dr. Cerf co-created the Internet’s…

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Alina Rui Su CEO of NovaXS Biotech Corp.

Fall 2021 Collider Cup Profile:  Alina Su, CEO & Founder, NovaXS Biotech Corp

In September 2020, Alina Su (Bioengineering ’22) and her team, CTO Alex Zou, a Ph.D. student at UC Berkeley, Jonathan Xing, Booth Business School MBA, and Berkeley Bioengineering Professor Irina Conboy, founded NovaXS Biotech Corp. The team also won the Fall 2021 Collider Cup hosted by the Sutardja Center of Entrepreneurship & Technology at the University of…

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Kevin Chou

Next trends of the gaming industry with Kevin Chou, founder of SuperLayer, Rally, Forte, and Kabam

In a special talk given at the SCET’s Fall 2021 Newton Lecture Series, distinguished founders Kevin Chou and Mike Li tell the audience their stories of founding multiple startups and give advice to young entrepreneurs.  “Go figure out what’s weird and wacky about yourself. Find your weird curiosity and try to think about how to…

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Leaf Global: Using Blockchain to Enable Virtual Banking Across Borders

The UN estimates that there are over 80 million people around the world who have been forcibly displaced from their homes. Even more live in states of economic, social and political instability. While asylum-seekers wait for their claims to be processed, they reside in detention centers with no entitlement to the freedom of movement, residency,…

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‘Coin Assistant’ Startup Makes Crypto Easy to Use

Coin founders Damon Nam and Byron Levels had initially set out to solve a personal problem: their passion for the potential of blockchain was met with an equal frustration for current solutions with high friction, extreme complexity, and poor user experiences. Investigating this problem further, Nam and Levels decided to poll consumers about the core…

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SCET Partners with University of Economics, Prague (VŠE) to Enhance its Innovation Pedagogy

The Sutardja Center for Entrepreneurship and Technology (SCET) at the University of California, Berkeley and the Faculty of Informatics and Statistics at the University of Economics in Prague, Czech Republic recently formed a new partnership to help facilitate the exchange of pedagogy, faculty, and students between the two universities. Additionally, mentors from UC Berkeley will…

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SmartDrug, the winners of the Berkeley Method of Entrepreneurship Bootcamp

SmartDrug wins first place prize at BMoE Bootcamp

SmartDrug took home the top prize at the Berkeley Method of Entrepreneurship Bootcamp on August 23. SmartDrug is an automatic drug development technology that gets rid of fatal side effects.  SmartDrug’s team consisted of members Arpinderjeet Singh, Ruchirangad Sharma, and Roalla Toy from UC Berkeley, Ka Wang (Frankie) Wong from Hong Kong Baptist University, and…

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