Event Details

SoCal Startup Day 2024 - Largest VC & Angel Investor Event of the Year


June 12, 2024    
2:00 pm - 9:00 pm


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About This Event

This year’s SoCal Startup Day is now the largest startup and investor conference in Southern California. Featuring over 1500 attendees, hundreds of investors, and over $100,000 in prizes for our pitch competition winners. The event will be jam-packed with festivities, exhibitors, investor panels, fireside chats, amazing food, and an open bar networking party. Don’t miss out!

Check out SoCalStartupDay.com for the most up to date information, the agenda and roster of speakers, and make sure you stick around for a killer closing party!

If you are looking to network and connect with Southern California’s top investors and startups, are seeking funding, or just curious about the startup community, this is the event for you.


14:00 – 15:00  : Doors Open

15:00 – 15:15  : Opening Remarks

15:15 – 16:15 : Startup Ecosystem Panel

16:15 – 16:30 : Round 1 Pitch Competition

16:30 – 17:15 : Angel Panel

17:15 – 18:15 : Dinner Networking Break

18:15 – 18:30 : Round 2 Pitch Competition

18:30 – 19:15 : VC Panel

19:15 – 19:30 : Final Pitch round

19:30 – 20:00 : Surprise Keynote

20:00 – 21:30 : Networking cocktail party

Ticket Options:

General Admission:

  • Event access to all of the exhibiting companies
  • All panels and speakers
  • 5pm open bar (wine and beer)
  • Networking party
  • OC’s top Foodtrucks

VIP Pass:

  • Entire day access to VIP Investor Lounge
  • All day full open bar OC’s
  • Private VIP cocktail party
  • Everything in GA ticket

Investor VIP Pass:

  • Early access to event
  • All day access to Investor Lounge
  • Vote on pitching companies
  • Must be an accredited investor
  • Everything in VIP Pass included

Exhibitor Booth / Startup Pitch Tickets:

Exhibitor Booth VIP Package (No- Pitch):

  • 3 VIP Passes
  • Exhibitor Space (6 foot table and tablecloths included)
  • Early access
  • Everything in VIP Pass included

Pitch + VIP Exhibitor Booth Package:

  • 1 pitch competition spot
  • Over $100k in prizes
  • Private coaching sessions prior to event
  • Everything in Exhibitor Booth VIP Package included

Pitch Competition Details:

Interested in pitching your startup to hundreds of investors with the chance to win over $100,000 in prizes? When you purchase the Exhibitor Pitch ticket, you will have have a table to exhibit and the opportunity to pitch in front of the entire audience. There will be 2 groups of 60 second pitches (no slides / no Q&A). The top 5 (voted by all participating investors) will move onto the finals. The finalists will each have 5 minutes on stage including Q&A. Finalists can split their time as they see fit, for example 2 minutes pitching / 3 minutes Q&A or 1 minute pitching / 4 minute Q&A, etc. The top 3 companies will be selected as the SoCal Startup Day Pitch competition winners.