Aging2.0 Sacramento Global Startup Pitch Competition

Tue, Apr 18, 2017, 5:30 PM (PDT)


The annual Aging2.0 Global Startup Search seeks the best aging-focused startups from around the world. The competition kicks off with a series of pitch events in chapter cities, including Sacramento.

The winner of the Sacramento pitch competition will:

  • Receive prizes valued over $2000 from local sponsors
  • Move forward to the Aging2.0 Global Startup Search Semi-Finals
  • Be featured on the Aging2.0 website
  • Receive ONE free ticket to the Aging2.0 Americas Summit & Startup Bootcamp (June 20-21) in Toronto
  • Receive ONE free ticket to the Aging2.0 OPTIMIZE Conference (Nov 14-15) valued at $800
  • Be featured on the main stage during the Aging2.0 OPTIMIZE Conference in San Francisco - potentially as a finalist.

The winning startup from each event (each chapter city) proceeds to an online voting round, where the general public and a panel of expert judges evaluate and determine the finalists. Finalists will receive:

  • $1000 (USD) in travel stipends to get to San Francisco for OPTIMIZE
  • Aging2.0 mentorship and pitch training
  • Free exhibit space at the Aging2.0 OPTIMIZE conference
  • The opportunity to present on stage to all Aging2.0 OPTIMIZE attendees for a chance to win the grand prize

The finale pitch event occurs during Aging2.0 OPTIMIZE conference. The grand prize winner will receive a $10,000 (USD) cash prize and a one-year membership to the Aging2.0 Alliance.

This program is hosted by Aging2.0 ( and supported by Google for Entrepreneurs (



  • Rich Foreman

    Rich Foreman


    CEO and Co-Founder

  • Eric Ullrich

    Eric Ullrich

    Hacker Lab


  • Barbara O'Connor

    Barbara O'Connor

    California State University, Sacramento & California Emerging Technology Fund

    Professor Emeritus (CSUS) & Co-Chair (CETF)

  • Steven Chan

    Steven Chan

    UCSF Division of Hospital Medicine

    Clinical Informatics Physician

  • Gordon Marshall

    Gordon Marshall

    Sacramento County Adult and Aging Commission



Tuesday, Apr 18
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM (PDT)


2030 W. El Camino Ave. Sacramento95833

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