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TroyLabs: USC's Largest Startup Exhibition 2021

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Latinx women role in the media tech space
Cristina De La Peña, Forbes 30 under 30, will discuss her Latinx founder perspective in the early stages of building a company.
Cristina De la Peña
2021-04-16T10:00:00Z 2021-04-16T10:30:00Z America/Los_Angeles Latinx+women+role+in+the+media+tech+space Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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10 Mistakes Founders Make When Starting on AWS
An introduction to cloud computing, the benefits of the AWS Cloud & its service categories, common mistakes, and more!
2021-04-16T10:30:00Z 2021-04-16T11:00:00Z America/Los_Angeles 10+Mistakes+Founders+Make+When+Starting+on+AWS Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Panel: Raising Early-Stage with Alon Goren and Eric Manlunas
Tips for raising your round from the Alon Goren, founding partner of Draper Goren Holm, and Eric Manlunas, Founder of Wavemaker Partners.
Alon Goren Eric Manlunas Adam Levy
2021-04-16T11:00:00Z 2021-04-16T11:30:00Z America/Los_Angeles Panel%3A+Raising+Early-Stage+with+Alon+Goren+and+Eric+Manlunas Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Demo Day Kickoff
Welcome to USC Demo Day 2021!
2021-04-16T11:30:00Z 2021-04-16T12:00:00Z America/Los_Angeles Demo+Day+Kickoff Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Keynote: Palmer Luckey, Founder of Oculus VR and Anduril Industries
Palmer discusses the founder journey.
Palmer Luckey
2021-04-16T12:00:00Z 2021-04-16T13:00:00Z America/Los_Angeles Keynote%3A+Palmer+Luckey%2C+Founder+of+Oculus+VR+and+Anduril+Industries Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Startup Exhibition
Explore USC's Most Innovative Startups!
2021-04-16T13:00:00Z 2021-04-16T15:00:00Z America/Los_Angeles Startup+Exhibition Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Dr. Erin: Spiritual Entrepreneurship Workshop
Dr. Erin Fall Haskell, Doctor of Divinity, is CEO of Soulciété, TV Host of Good Morning LaLaLand, and self-made millionaire.
Dr. Erin Haskell
2021-04-16T15:00:00Z 2021-04-16T15:30:00Z America/Los_Angeles Dr.+Erin%3A+Spiritual+Entrepreneurship+Workshop Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Panel: Preparing for Web3.0
This panel features Jordan Lyall, Co-founder & CPO at Nifty’s, Adam Levy, Operations Manager at Draper Garen Holm and Jon Farjo, Co-founder & CPO at LunarCRUSH.
Jordan Lyall Adam Levy Jon Farjo
2021-04-16T15:30:00Z 2021-04-16T16:00:00Z America/Los_Angeles Panel%3A+Preparing+for+Web3.0 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Pitch Competition
Six startups will have an opportunity to pitch their venture to an experienced panel of investors.
2021-04-16T16:00:00Z 2021-04-16T17:30:00Z America/Los_Angeles Pitch+Competition Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)


Palmer Luckey

Founder of Oculus VR and Anduril Industries

Jon Farjo

Co-founder & CPO at LunarCRUSH

Adam Levy

Operations Manager at Draper Garen Holm

Jordan Lyall

Co-founder & CPO at Nifty’s

Eric Manlunas

Founder of Wavemaker Partners

Alon Goren

Founding Partner at Draper Goren Holm

Cristina De la Peña

CEO Synapbox, Forbes 30 under 30

Dr. Erin Haskell

CEO of Soulcieté



Interested in TroyLabs? Learn about our initiatives and team.

TroyLabs Investor Booth

Are you an investor? This is the booth for you!


Reimagining music therapy


3D Portal for Biomedical Data Collaboration


Join us to change how the world learns


Overlooked is The Social News Network that helps publishers drive digital revenue.


Personalized Fashion Discovery

Nile Hair

We focus on textured haircare for men!


Planning tool and marketplace for sustainable death care products and services.


Say Goodbye to Student Loans

Inked Sports

The new sponsorship and influencer marketing solution for college athletes.


Giving You a Say In The Market


OnlyFans for Fitness

Fanzia (App)

Exclusive rewards and experiences for spectacular fans!


A mindful, rose-infused sparkling seltzer made for health and pleasure.


Warm introductions right in your pocket


The future of Digital Music Experiences (VR,AR,NFTs...)


Digitizing the perishable food supply chain

Estimate your cloud expenses in 5 minutes, for free


Synthetic Data for AI & Computer Vision


The best way to find and connect with a healthcare provider near you.

Alens XR

Platform for laboratory training in Virtual Reality


Health In The Palm Of Your Hand

BANDEJA.MX is the biggest padel distributor in Latin America.


BooksnBucks motivates and encourages students to love learning through affirmation and recognition while building their self-confidence and key life skills.


Contemplate is a new app where busy people form life-giving spiritual practices.


Dorkaholics create content focused on the trends of pop culture, grounded with intentionality on real-life topics.


One-stop shop for nutrition education for teachers, parents, and community organizers.

Evernever Games

Next generation games-as-social-networks.

Farmhaus Technologies: Buzzl App

Modernizing the farmers market experience for market managers, farmers, and consumers.


Trusted online community marketplace connecting people to service providers to tackle their workload

Impulse Control

building digital structures for construction and gaming

Major League Markets

The Stock Market for Sports

Discz Music

Swipe right on your next favorite song!

QR Clothes

QR Clothes is redefining fashion in a digital age with the very first-ever QR integrated clothing line and streetwear brand.


A faster, more fun way of shopping online!


TutorTies is an peer-to-peer mobile application, utilizing a swipe-to-match algorithm to connect students with peer tutors.

Deep End Fitness & The Underwater Torpedo League

Tip of the spear in human performance through aquatic and mindset training and competition.

The Internship Initiative LLC

One common application for all high school internships.

Study Break Beverages

The World of Film is Your Classroom

Salty Cheeks

Adventure Band

Rotate Watches

All-in-one Watchmaking Kits


An app-based marketplace connecting surplus food from local restaurants to price-savvy, purpose-driven college students.

Pickup N' Park

Keeping college students moving


Sustainably harvesting fruits, vegetables and flowers

Zycara, Inc.

Fostering healthy SMB receivables outcomes via reputation management and real-time credit rating.

Papua Coffee

Coffee With a Purpose

Student Wave

A freelance marketplace for students to provide services to their local communities


connect with your favorite stars from anywhere


E-Agreement DAPP built on Web3


A scalable platform that levels the playing in access to College Admissions Guidance


A travel-based NFT game for all