Big Bang! Workshop: Developing Your Startup Slide Deck

by UC Davis Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Back Event Feb 28, 2019 @ 6 pm

Learn how to develop a compelling business plan/slide deck to convey your idea. You can then use this presentation when pitching your venture to potential team members, investors and stakeholders.


Can’t make the workshop in person? We will be livestreaming, and encourage you to hold a watch party. Click here to watch and participate >

Meet Our Presenter: Ben Wang | NeVap Inc.

Benjamin R. Wang MD is founder and chief medical officer of NeVap Inc., a medical device startup that has developed a game-changing device to prevent common hospital acquired infections. Wang and NeVap won the first prize in our 2014 Big Bang! Business Competition.

Wang is also the co-founder and chair of the board for Bottle to Bungalows, a nonprofit organization addressing transitional homelessness using green methods. He has been involved in several successful real estate ventures and serves on the board of Foothill Community Health Center in San Jose. Wang received his graduate medical training at the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine and his undergraduate degree from UC Davis. He is most interested in building great organizations and scalable projects with significant positive social impact. On a personal note, he has donated thousands of hours to science education, Medical Mission work and Habitat for Humanity NOLA.

About the Big Bang! Business Competition

The annual UC Davis Big Bang! Business Competition provides free workshops and other events from October through April and concludes with pitches from five finalist teams at an awards ceremony in May.

The competition is open to everyone and provides a forum for college and university students, faculty, staff and the the public to collaborate, develop and test business ideas. You’ll find resources for mentorship, team creation, education and networking — and the winners receive cash prizes!

Participating in the Big Bang! provides a rich immersion in starting your business venture. But…you don’t have to compete to attend our workshops and build your entrepreneurial skills and network.

Learn more about the Big Bang!

Hosted by the UC Davis Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, the Big Bang! is the largest annual business competition in the Sacramento region.

For more information, click here