2016 Silicon Valley
Regional Finals
San Francisco, CA
February 20, 2016
Organized byunc-logo

First Round Capital, 151 10th St, San Francisco, CA 94103

In the city that boasts both AirBnB and Uber’s headquarters, we recommend finding an AirBnB to rent, and commuting to and from First Round Capital via Uber. If that doesn’t work for you, the closest hotel is the Holiday Inn Civic Center (50 – 80th Street) and the closest parking garage is the Market Square Garage (1355 Market Street, Entrance on Jessie Street, $10 all day)

Site Host

First Round




Univ. of San Francisco

UC Davis





  • 5:00 p.m.    Pacific Standard Time. Teams receive business plans by email.


  • 8:00 a.m.    Team check-in, facility tour, coffee and muffins
  • 8:30 a.m.    Team orientation / Judge check-in
  • 9:00 a.m.    Venture pitches
  • 10:00 a.m.  Due diligence sessions (14-minute team/startup Q&A + 3-minute judge/team Q&A)
  • 11:30 a.m.  Lunch and team work session
  • 1:00 p.m.    Written deliverables due (see Deliverables Schedule, use filename “teamname.doc/pdf” template)
  • 1:30 p.m.    Partner meetings (15 minutes each)  What is this?
  • 3:30 p.m.    Judges vote for top two teams (see results at www.vcic.org/results)
  • 3:45 p.m.   Updated term sheets due by email
  • 3:50 p.m.    Negotiations (top two teams only, 10 minutes each)
  • 4:30 p.m.    Awards ceremony + networking with judges
  • 5:30 p.m.    Networking event