2016 West Regional Finals
Boulder, CO
February 5, 2016
Hosted byColorad_Leeds_sm

The University of Colorado at Boulder, Leeds School of Business
There are a couple of pay lots located near the Koelbel Business School (map below). Lots #448 and #440 are probably the best options. Stay tuned for free parking permits for teams.
Colorado Parking
Best Western – est. $159/night
– Closest option to campus at a pretty good price

Millennium Harvest House Hotel – est. $99/night
– Cheapest option; almost as close to campus as the Best Western

Boulder Marriott – est. $239/night
– Slightly further from campus but a slightly nicer option

Hotel Boulderado – est. $249/night
– Great boutique hotel located right downtown 






Michigan Ross

Arizona Eller




  • 5:00 p.m.    Local time of event. Teams receive business plans by email.


  • 8:00 a.m.    Team check-in, facility tour, coffee and muffins
  • 8:30 a.m.    Judge and startup check-in
  • 8:50 a.m.    Orientation for everyone
  • 9:00 a.m.    Startup 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 by email  (see Deliverables Schedule, use filename “teamname.doc/pdf” template)
  • 1:30 p.m.    Partner meetings (15 minutes each)  
  • 3:30 p.m.   Judges vote for top two teams (see results at www.vcic.org/results)
  • 3:45 p.m.    Negotiations (top two teams only, 10 minutes each)
  • 4:30 p.m.    Awards ceremony + networking with judges
  • 6:00 p.m.    Networking event at local venue