Ideas Welcome

Ideas Welcome

TECHSPARKS aims to spark innovative new ideas by providing a social forum for entrepreneurial minds. Our events include networking, games, raffles and pitch opportunities to encourage interaction and collaboration. TechSparks is an Innovate Pasadena program and has a co-marketing partnership with CoFoundersLab. TechSparks events are made possible thanks to our friends at Barney's BeaneryIdealab, Opodz and SignworksUSA.  

Our Next Event:

#FastPitch & Mixer at Barney's Beanery (99 E. Colorado Ave, Pasadena, CA 91105) on WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 24TH @ 6-9PM

Additional Events for TechSparks Members:

Innovate Pasadena's 1st Annual What's Up Social at Pasadena City Hall (100 N. Garfield Ave, Pasadena, CA 91101) on WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 17TH @ 6-9PM

Cross Campus Pasadena Tour at Cross Campus (87 N. Raymond Ave, Pasadena, CA 91103) on WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 17TH @ 5-6PM


The following organizations help make TechSparks possible:  

Barney's Beanery - Restaurant & Bar, 6 Locations in the LA Area including Old Pasadena / @BarneysBeanery  

Idealab - Technology Incubator, Created & Operated more than 125 Companies with 40 IPOs and Acquisitions / @Idealab  

Opodz - Offering a coworking space in a well collaborative work environment serving downtown Los Angeles in the Little Tokyo/Arts District. / @Opodz

Signworks USA - Graphic Design, Custom Printing & Promotional Items /  

Innovate Pasadena - Community Organization, Run by Local Business Leaders, Entrepreneurs, City Government Officials, Scientists, Designers and Educators / @InnovatPasadena  

CoFoundersLab - Social Network, Match Making for Entrepreneurs / @CoFoundersLab  


TechSparks is currently seeking additional sponsors. If you are an organization that seeks to reach entrepreneurs and startups, please contact us at for more information.