The Pantas and Ting Sutardja Center for Entrepreneurship & Technology hosts a vibrant ecosystem that encompasses an array of companies, start-ups, investors, mentors, and entrepreneurs. They all play an important role in developing new ideas, products, businesses, and job opportunities for students. The diagram at the bottom of the page displays the interactions between all the players of this ecosystem.

If you are interested in joining our diverse ecosystem, here are some options:

Be a Mentor | Click here to become involved in classroom projects, BMoE Bootcamp, Venture Lab, MTI, and Collider Projects.

Students & Faculty | Join community to discover other ways to stay connected.

Academic Institutions  and Industry Partners | A broad set of influential board members and supporters who connect CET students with the larger ecosystem in Silicon Valley. Academic institutions and industry partners contact directly (sidhu at

Executive Education |  ELPP is an executive education program. The following companies have joined: Applied Materials, Box, Cloudera, EMC, Ericsson, GE Software, Google, Juniper, Kaiser Permanente, Lam Research, Mentor Graphics, NetApp, Pivotal, Qualcomm, Samsung, SanDisk, Synopsys, VMware, Volkswagon, Yahoo!

Global Venture Lab Network |  A network of leading universities that share best practices in teaching entrepreneurship and innovation.

Applied Innovation Institute | A 501-3.c non-profit organization founded in 2008 that hosts global competitions, supports student awards and travel, and connects industry partners with students and faculty around the world.

Ecosystem Map