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 Fall 2018 FORM+FUND Series at UC Berkeley. 

The FORM+FUND sessions 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 Series: 

Startup Law 101 September 4, 2018
Startup Law 102 September 25, 2018
Intellectual Property Strategy  October 2, 2018
Introduction to Startup Accounting October 16, 2018
Raising Capital October 30, 2018
Compensation and Hiring November 13, 2018
Data Privacy for Startups November 27, 2018

FORM+FUND Investor Showcase

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

Winter 2018

Applications for Fall 2018 are open.


(open to Berkeley students, staff, faculty, and alumni and invited partner schools and organizations)
Workshop capacity is extremely limited 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!