STEP-UP 2023 At a Glance

The KSEA proudly announces its 4th “Science and Technology Entrepreneurship Partners’ Upscale Program (STEP-UP 2023)” which will take place in Newport Beach, CA from May 20 to 21, 2023. The STEP-UP aims to promote and enrich the entrepreneurship & partnership activities among KSEA members and other stakeholders. This year’s theme is “the Arts, Technology, and Entrepreneurship” where we will focus on entrepreneurial innovations and convergence in arts and technology.

Our Showcase of Success sessions will feature unicorn startups sharing their insider knowledge and know-hows of success. For those looking to take their startup to the next level, our Road to Success Sessions will cover critical topics such as marketing, business law, and funding. Whether you’re a new entrepreneur or a seasoned founder, we have something for you at STEP-UP 2023. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to learn, network, and grow your startup!

The STEP-UP 2023 will be held as an in-person program, and selected attendees will receive travel and lodging support. We look forward to welcoming you at STEP-UP 2023.

STEP-UP 2023 Highlights:

About the Korean American Scientists & Engineers Association (KSEA)

KSEA was established in 1971 as a non-profit professional organization and has grown to over 6,000 registered members with 70 local chapters (including four Branches) and 13 technical groups across the United States


The organization’s objectives are to:


To provide, in the areas of science, technology, and entrepreneurship, opportunities for:

Membership Benefits


Regional Programs

Membership Fee (Annual Dues)

For more information, visit https://www.ksea.org