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January 16, 2018

Calling All Innovators & Entrepreneurs

Registration is open to faculty, students, staff, and alumni from UC San Diego and regional universities; entrepreneurs; investors; and members of the community. Grab your ticket today and help us ignite entrepreneurial ideas on March 6-7, 2018. Full Story

December 12, 2017

Around the Pier: Triton Innovation Challenge Awards Forward-Thinking Scientists

Imagine a time in the future when the roads are meeting all electrical needs with embedded solar cells, important coastal data is collected with a special surfboard fin, and trees in the forest are equipped with inexpensive technology that can detect small fires before they spread. Full Story


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