WELCOME TO TREPCAMP @SILICON VALLEY
TREPCAMP SILICON VALLEY
Silicon Valley is equal to high technology innovation. It is the entrepreneurial ecosystem by definition. In this area, you can find hundreds of technological companies, investors and technology specialists from around the world. That being said, this city is the capital of innovation and startups.
It is the headquarter for the most relevant technological companies such as Apple, Microsoft, Facebook, and Google, among others, making it the high technology center. USA that receives a 41% of the high-risk investment in the country.
It was one of the first clusters in big data and has transformed how it is analyzed, interpreted and how the decisions are being made with all the information captured. Several startups have been born here and have received numerous investments.
New creation manufacturing systems like advanced robotics, automation, rapid prototyping and the use of high precision technologies have become the standard in Silicon Valley and are in continuous improvement.
Powered by the Silicon (chemical element that gave the name to the area), the microelectronics make possible to obtain integrated circuits to get miniature electronic devices and more efficient than before.
BERKELEY UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA
The University of California Berkeley, is ranked as one of the world’s most prestigious universities and the top public university in the United States. Berkeley is committed to developing the next generation of researchers, scientists and academics.
Estimated accommodation costs: $ 1,300 - $ 1,500 USD Meal plan not included.
Clubs and Activities
UC Berkeley is roughly equidistant from the San Francisco (SFO) and Oakland (OAK) airports. We suggest comparing fares to all two airports, as there can be significant differences, even for the same airline.
To go from the airport to the dorms, you can choose a taxi, airport shuttle, Uber, or the Caltrain.
With the Caltrain, a one-way trip from San Francisco takes approximately one hour and costs about $10.30. With the BART a one-way trip from Oakland takes approximately 40 minutes and costs about $8.95.
MEET THE 2019 TEAM
Extraordinary people that helped, assisted and mentored in Silicon Valley during the entrepreneurial journey.
Meet the team according to the date of the program.