New Venture Fair

New Venture Fair 2023Cal Lutheran New Venture Fair

IN-PERSON EXPO: May 3, 2023

The New Venture Fair (NVF) is a valuable part of Cal Lutheran's entrepreneurial education experience, in which student teams share their innovative startup projects in a competitive environment. The NVF is a dynamic and exciting event where the community gets its first look at Cal Lutheran's exceptional student entrepreneurs and vote for their favorites.. 

This year, student projects will be available to view for an entire week online and also be presented at our live event. The NVF 2023 teams are from Cal Lutheran's main campus, its Executive MBA in Europe Program, LionTREPS from Oaks Christian School, Thousand Oaks High School, Newbury Park High School, Bakersfield Christian High School, Start-Up Kids, and One Spark Academy.

  • In-person Expo Event and Awards Presentation on May 3.
    • 4:00 - 6:00 p.m. - New Venture Fair & Voting
    • 6:00 p.m. - Reception & Award Announcements

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California Lutheran University
Building name: Gilbert Sports & Fitness Center
Gymnasium name: Soiland Arena
130 Overton Court 
Thousand Oaks, CA 91360




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Previous NVF Events

Congratulations to all of the winning teams of 2022! To find out who won last year and previous competitions, view the past winners list