STANFORD, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–December 1, 2016–Cardinal Ventures:

WHAT: Cardinal Ventures, Stanford’s on-campus accelerator for student entrepreneurs, will be hosting its Fall Pitch Day on Monday, Dec. 5. The event will allow students to showcase their companies – spanning innovation in consumer products, medical devices, social networks, and cloud computing – to the local Silicon Valley venture community. This group represents the fourth cohort from the Cardinal Ventures accelerator program.

WHO: Cardinal Ventures was founded in 2014 by Justine Moore, ’16, and Olivia Moore, ’16. Current co-leaders of the program are Ela Heussen, MBA ’17, and Albert Gianatan, ’18.

Cardinal Ventures companies have continued to participate in and receive funding from Y Combinator, StartX, Lightspeed Venture Partners, Pejman Mar Ventures, and other accelerators and institutional investors. Company founders range from Stanford freshmen to graduate students from the university’s professional schools. The event will feature a keynote address by Astro Teller, CEO of Google[x] and pioneer in intelligent technology. Over 50 venture firms are expected to be in attendance.

WHEN: MONDAY, DEC. 5, 3-6 P.M. To register, email Michael Gioia at Refreshments will be served.

WHERE: Tresidder Union, Oak Lounge

459 Lagunita Dr. Stanford, CA 94305 Parking will be available at the Tresidder lot, off Mayfield Avenue.


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