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Poster Registration is now closed.
2019 Poster Count:  197
*Poster exhibit is limited to the first 210 registrants

Jacobs School Graduate Students Poster Research Showcase and Competition

Poster Presenters Must:

Important Dates:

Feb 11Poster Registration Opens
Mar 19Final day to submit poster title and abstract
Mar 22Final day to update your poster title and abstract
Mar 22Final day to withdraw poster without penalty
April 5Deadline to print your poster (suggested)
April 93:00 - 5:00 PMPoster Presentation Workshop: Training with Industry Experts (Jacobs Hall, Qualcomm Conference Center)

Day-Of Agenda for Poster Presenters:

UC San Diego, Price Center, Ballrooms

April 189:00 - NoonCheck-in and Poster set up (West Ballroom)
April 181:15 PMReport to Poster (stand at your poster)
April 181:30 - 3:30 PMPoster Judging
April 183:30 - 4:30 PM*NEW* Recruitment Hour and Coffee Bar
April 184:30 - 6:00 PMAwards Program and Reception (East Ballroom)


  • Network with industry leaders, investors, corporate recruiters, engineering alumni, faculty, and your peers
  • Compete for awards
    • $1,500 M. Lea Rudee Outstanding Poster Award
    • $750 Department Best Poster Prizes and UC San Diego Extension Class Gift Certificate ($1,000 value)
    • $500 Ignite Prize for the Most Commercial Potential, Awarded by UC San Diego, Office of Innovation and Commercialization.
    • $75 UC San Diego Library, Best Literature Review Award
  • Obtain valuable feedback on your research from others
  • Discover new research across all engineering disciplines



Contact us at researchexpo@soe.ucsd.edu.