Border Innovation Challenge
Wednesday, May 22, 2019
5:30 to 8:00 p.m. 
Sanford Burnham Consortium
Duane J Roth Auditorium 

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 inaugural 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 $20,000 in funding.


5:30 p.m.    Networking reception & poster session
6:00 p.m.    Finalist pitches
7:45 p.m.    Winners announced, dessert reception
8:00 p.m.    Event concludes

You will not want to miss this event!