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Startup Investment & Community Capital Expo 2021

Thursday, September 23, 2021 - 9:00am
Cal Coastal SBDC is a sponsor of the Monterey Bay region’s largest showcase of emerging companies, connecting startups with capital.

About this event

The 2021 Startup Investment & Community Capital Expo (SICC) is hosted by the Institute for Innovation and Economic Development (iiED) at California State University Monterey Bay (CSUMB). The event will be held  ONLINE  September 23, 2021. 


This fifth annual Startup Investment event is a collaboration between the Startup Investment community and Slow Money Northern California in the Monterey Bay region. This exciting event provides businesses, investors, Chamber members, and the larger Monterey Bay community a forum for pathways to funding local and regional startup business projects.

This year’s event will be online and connects the region's fastest-growing companies with investors and lenders to raise the capital they need to grow their business.  The SICC features speakers, panels and networking to power the Monterey Bay startup community to success.  

Who should participate:

  • Entrepreneurs and Startup Companies
  • Angel and Venture Capital Investors
  • Lenders and Other Sources of Startup Capital
  • Partners in the Monterey Bay Startup Ecosystem
  • Community Leaders
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Funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration and a Grant with the Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development. All opinions, conclusions, and/or recommendations expressed herein are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the SBA or the Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact the California SBDC closest to you.