Events Calendar

Check out our calendar for innovation and entrepreneurism events organized by OIC and our campus and community partners.

Upcoming Event

San Diego Live Well Blockchain Forum + Hackathon


UC San Diego Innovation Calendar


Blockchain Forum

Friday May 18th 2018

Atkinson Auditorium 6pm-9pm

Join local blockchain company leaders and university researchers in a panel discussion about blockchain technology and its various applications. Speakers include Dawn Barry (LunaDNA), Arie Trouw (XYO Network), Steve McCloskey (Nanome), Tim Mackey (UCSD Global Health Policy), Tsung-Ting Kuo (UCSD Bioinformatics) and Victoria Cajipe (UCSD OIC). This informational kickoff event is open to the public and aims to provide context for the weekend hackathon. This event is open to the community.

Blockchain All In Hackathon

Saturday May 19th 2018

Institute for the Global Entrepreneur/ Powell Focht Bioengineering Building 9am – 9pm

We gather individuals for conversations on problem identification and ideation. We have been building relationships with potential partners and collaborators who will provide mentorship. The hackathon is open to all. The idea is to pool together minds from different backgrounds to imagine and implement blockchain solutions to the Live Well Challenges. To be eligible for the incubator program you must join a team at the hackathon.

Blockchain Summer Incubator

Hosted at The Basement

​Ongoing support, during solution development is provided by a three month incubator hosted at The Basement providing access to resources including physical space, mentorship, and access to on campus events. Teams who complete the incubator will be eligible for awards, ongoing support, and the opportunity to present at San Diego innovation showcases.


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