what's it all about?

The Life Science Pitch Summits are a series of quarterly events that introduce accredited life science investors to startups who are looking for funding from early-stage through Series A. Each cycle, we will invite 40 startups to pitch a panel of judges who will select 10-15 companies to take part in the Summit. Apply now for an invitation to the Medtech Track, to be held Wednesday, June 21 at UCSF Mission Bay.

Startups must apply by may 2, 2017.


Investors can join anytime.


March: biotech/biopharma

The Biotech/Biopharma Track leverages UC and California's tremendous depth and talent in R&D.

June: medtech

The Medtech Track is synced with the annual Rosenman Symposium, which draws over 700 attendees.

October: consumer healtH

The Consumer Health Track focuses on innovative products and services to be marketed directly to consumers.

JANUARY 2018: Life Science All-Stars


Following the year's three Summits, we will invite 10-15 of the year's top-performing startups to showcase their technologies in a grand finale during the week of the J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference in January 2018. The Life Science All-Stars will be open to the public and an excellent opportunity for networking.