Ignite in the media

Check out highlights from last year’s Ignite Conference:

 The San Diego Union Tribune

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UCSD’s Ignite event highlights start-ups from local universities

February 23, 2017 | Mike Freeman, The San Diego Union Tribune


As an undergraduate at UC San Diego, Steve McCloskey bought an Oculus virtual reality headset — in part because he liked video games, but also because of virtual reality’s potential uses in his major, nano-engineering.

Today, McCloskey and four other fellow UCSD alumni have founded Nanome, a start-up that pairs… Read more

University of California San Diego TV

Ignite at UC San Diego: Innovators and Entrepreneurs

April 10, 2017  | University of California San Diego TV


The 2017 Ignite@UC San Diego Conference for Innovators and Entrepreneurs features a mindfulness exercise by Anthony Zolezzi of Pegasus Capital Advisors; a pep talk on San Diego’s future from Mike Krenn of the San Diego Venture Group; and a “fireside chat” with Jon Belmonte of Spoutable and Scot Chisholm of Classy on how to recognize and act on opportunities to build companies that will contribute to the public good.

Full video can also be found on the UCSD-TV website.

The Future of the Innovation Economy: Ignite at UC San Diego

April 11, 2017  | University of California San Diego TV


Serial entrepreneur and newly elected San Diego City Councilmember Barbara Bry leads a discussion on the future of the region’s innovation economy with panelists Greg McKee, CEO of CONNECT; Albert Pisano, dean of the Jacobs School of Engineering at UC San Diego; John Cabeca of the United States Patent and Trademark Office; Paul Roben, the Associate Vice Chancellor of Innovation and Commercialization at UC San Diego; and Nicole Truitt, the founder of Metamer Materials. This program is presented as part of the 2017 Ignite@UC San Diego Conference for Innovators and Entrepreneurs.

Full video can also be found on the UCSD-TV website.

Televisa Tijuana

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February 23, 2017 | Televisa Tijuana Oficial


Cientos de emprendedores de México y Estados Unidos se unieron en San Diego con un solo objetivo, aprender herramientas para entrar a u mundo tan competitivo por medio de la inovación.

 

Televisa Tijuana’s highlights from last year’s conference can be found on their official Facebook page.