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October 11, 2018

A UCSD Startup Expansion - Smart Transportation Solution

Visionful is enabling cities and transit agencies to leverage AI technology as a tool to enhance the public realm and improve the life quality of all urban residents. Visionful provides artificial intelligent vision-based solutions for quick access, affordable, equitable and sustainable transportation options throughout cities. Full Story


July 6, 2018

Scripps Entrepreneurs: Q&A with Scientists for Sustainable Technology

Entrepreneurs from Scripps Oceanography are advancing green and blue technologies with support from the Institute for the Global Entrepreneur. Full Story


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