FORM+FUND Workshop Series


“With FORM+FUND, entrepreneurs and scientists no longer have an excuse to not have the resources to bring their discoveries to the world. From accounting to legal advice, FORM+FUND provides them all. But most of all, FORM+FUND is the venue where newbies find fellow entrepreneurs, business partners, and of course, friends.

— Arvin Gouw, Founder and FORM+FUND Fellow

Startup@BerkeleyLaw, together with Berkeley InnovatorsBerkeley Entrepreneurs AssociationBerkeley Postdoctoral Entrepreneurs Program and Berkeley IPIRA are pleased to announce the Spring 2018 FORM+FUND Workshop Series at UC Berkeley. 

The FORM+FUND workshops are two-hour interactive programs that address critical operational, financial, and legal components of starting and scaling a successful business. Each workshop features introductions and office hours hosted by leading Silicon Valley attorneys, entrepreneurs, and/or venture capitalists. 





Startup@BerkeleyLaw presents the FORM+FUND Workshop Series: 

Startup Law 101 January 17, 2018
Startup Law 102 January 31, 2018
Intellectual Property Strategy  February 14, 2018
Introduction to Startup Accounting February 28, 2018
Raising Capital March 14, 2018
Compensation and Hiring April 4, 2018
Data Privacy for Startups April 11, 2018

FORM+FUND Investor Showcase

(featuring presentations from leading Silicon Valley investors and Berkeley incubators) 

 April 2017

Applications for Spring 2018 are closed.


(open to Berkeley students, staff, faculty, and alumni and invited partner schools and organizations)
Workshop capacity is extremely limited (the 2016-2017 and Fall 2017 workshop series were at capacity) and priority will be given to entrepreneurs who enroll in the full series. These entrepreneurs will also be awarded a Form+Fund Fellowship certificate and an invitation to attend the FORM+FUND Investor Showcase.
Watch the Startup@BerkeleyLaw introductory workshop, Startup Law 101 for founders, here!