Category Archives: Events

Zoohackathon 2016

zoo-hackathonWhere:
Institute for Conservation Research (next to Safari Park)
15600 San Pasqual Valley Rd
Escondido, California 92027

RSVP: http://zoohackathon.eventbrite.com
EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION only $20 before this Friday Sept 23 5pm.

When: 10/07/2016 – 10/09/2016 05:00 pm to 01:00 pm

The Future of Animals Depends on Us

Do you have programming or design skills? Would you like to make the world safer for endangered species, and win over $1000 in local prizes and support / recognition from the US State Department in the process? Join us for the inaugural Zoohackathon— sponsored by the US State Department— to create solutions to international wildlife trafficking. You’ll form teams to address illegal animal capture and trade.

We’ll meet at the San Diego Zoo’s Institute for Conservation Research, a state-of-the-art research facility normally closed to the public.

Beckman Building, Institute for Conservation Research

Agenda:
Friday October 7th: 5pm – 8pm (optional overnight)
Welcome reception // Special animal presentation // Problem statements shared // Teams formed

Saturday October 8th: 8am – late (optional overnight)
All meals // Full day working sessions // Behind the scenes experience

Sunday October 9th: 8am – 1pm
Breakfast // Presentations to Judging Panel // Announcement of San Diego Zoohackathon winner // Lunch

What makes this event special?

  • Win over $1000 in prizes
  • Behind the scenes experiences
  • Advance to international competition
  • Overnight camping optional / showers provided
  • Gain recognition and press for your contributions
  • Become part of the community of conservation-minded technologists
  • Exclusive access to Safari Park and Institute for Conservation Research
  • Winners may receive support from US State Department and others to pursue ideas
  • Ticket price includes all meals, snacks, and refreshments (dinner, breakfast, lunch, dinner, breakfast, lunch)

Plug and Play San Diego Deadline May 10

The link to submit applications is: http://sandiego.plugandplaytechcenter.com/programs/apply This opportunity is for a local startup to receive an immediate $25,000 in funding (for 5% equity) along with three months of free space at the Plug and Play Tech Center in Silicon Valley. The selected San Diego startups are automatically accepted to pitch at EXPO in SunnyvaleContinue Reading

Hang With GameSync & J!NX Clothing! FREE Giveaways!

03/13/2015 – 03/13/2015 06:00 pm to 09:00 pm Friday, March 13th, J!NX, one of the biggest gaming gear companies in the world, will be live and in person at GameSync to celebrate the launch of J!NX Boss Battle and to give away loots! They’ll be around from 6pm – 9pm so stop by, say “hey”,Continue Reading

Copyright, Trademark, and Branding IP

RSVP: http://www.meetup.com/AnsirSD/events/220094205/ Join us on fourth Thursdays at Ansir Innovation Center (AIC) to hear from local professionals and entrepreneurs, who will share their experiences and expertise to contribute to San Diego’s growing entrepreneurial ecosystem. This Month’s Topic: Copyright & Trademark: Avoiding key startup ending mistakes with your brand, IP, and other creative assets Speaker: NewContinue Reading

StartupSD Convergence (Jan 22-24)

http://sandiegostartupweek.com/ StartupSD Convergence is a series of events to celebrate and connect local entrepreneurs. We’ve clustered some of our favorite events into a couple compact days that will be both fun and helpful to the community. SCHEDULE: Thursday, Jan. 22nd 4:30-5:30 Community Orientation (tour & chat) Brief tour of the hub of the downtown startupContinue Reading

SD Startup Weekend MEGA: Web, Mobile & Maker (11/14-16)

  San Diego Startup Weekend is November 14-16 downtown at the new library. This is an exciting event that gets business folks together with web developers, mobile developers and makers to see what they can create in just a weekend. Sponsors are providing all kinds of cool hardware, including laser cutters, 3d printers, smart sensorsContinue Reading

Intern for a Day (10/29)

When: Wednesday, October 29, 2014 from 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM Where: Evonexus, 101 W Broadway #200, San Diego, CA 92101 RSVP: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/intern-for-a-day-san-diego-tickets-13527405835 How It Works: We connect excellent candidates to exclusive companies. But How? The way we do it is by having each founder talk to every intern. It’s kinda like speed dating! AfterContinue Reading

TEDxAmericasFinestCity (10/11)

When: October 11, 2014 from 8:30am to 6:00pm Where: Don Powell Theater 5500 Campanile Dr, San Diego, CA 92182 RSVP: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/tedxamericasfinestcity-tickets-12678173759?aff=team (Promo code for $65 tickets: SDTECH) Website: http://www.tedxamericasfinestcity.com/ This event Transformation Through Us will feature a compendium of innovative ideas from the minds of San Diego’s best and brightest! Join us on campus atContinue Reading

Startup Socials Mixer San Diego March 2014

Startup Socials is proud to present our MARCH MIXER in San Diego, taking place Thursday, March 13th, where you will have another opportunity to make valuable connections with 200+ fellow entrepreneurs and business partners. We are passionate about connecting and empowering people in the startup ecosystem by combine networking, no-host full-bar, and a fun informalContinue Reading

Coworking Happy Hour! 8/9

When: Aug 9th from 5:30 to 8:00pm Where: Island Prime / C Level 880 Harbor Island Dr., San Diego, California 92101

Modified: September 22, 2016