Thanks to our Contributing Sponsors


We’d like to take the time to thank our contributing sponsors who upon hearing about our event helped out in their own special ways to give back to the community.








When the City of San Jose heard about our event they immediately approached us to see how it can help. The city has done a tremendous job helping us spread the word about the event and connecting to local hardware and manufacturing communities through its business development office.







Galileo’s mission is to create a world of fearless innovators. When they heard about the workspace constraints we were facing for all the teams they graciously let us borrow the space normally reserved within The Tech for their summer camps for kids.








Babson College is the educator for Entrepreneurship of All Kinds™.

Babson believes that entrepreneurship is applicable—and crucial—in organizations of all types and sizes, in established businesses as well as new ventures. Today, teams, divisions, and whole enterprises are striving to be more entrepreneurial. Furthermore, entrepreneurial thought and action are happening at all levels of an organization, where collaboration complements top-down leadership.

Babson College was the first to understand that thinking and acting entrepreneurially is more than just an inclination. Rather, it can be taught. And we do it better than anyone.

Babson College has been rated as the #1 college for Entrepreneurship by US News & World Report for over 2 decades.








Indiegogo is a way for people all over the world to join forces to make ideas happen. Since 2008, millions of contributors have empowered hundreds of thousands of inventors, musicians, do-gooders, filmmakers – and many more – to bring their dreams to life.

They will provide free crowdfunding mentorship for the winning team.