Border Innovation Challenge
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Border Innovation Challenge

UC San Diego’s Rady School of Management and Jacobs School of Engineering, and through the generosity of Smart Border Coalition, are pleased to present the Border Innovation Challenge.

In its 23rd year, the Border Innovation Challenge competition spotlights commercially promising technologies focused on the challenges surrounding crossing the San Diego/Tijuana generated by UC San Diego’s and Tijuana’s finest minds. Students, faculty and staff from across campus as well as those from universities and tech hubs in Mexico will pitch their compelling, innovative ideas to a panel of expert judges in an attempt to win $12,500 in funding.

You will not want to miss this event! 


Rady School of Management



Smart Border Coalition