UC San Diego’s Role in Blue Tech Innovation

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DateTuesday, November 09, 2021 | 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

The Blue Tech sector and Blue Economy are growing rapidly along with the need for innovations that address climate change and support the U.N. Sustainable Development Goals. In this webinar, you will learn how UC San Diego and partners are leading innovative research and innovation programs to tackle ocean challenges with advanced science and engineering solutions.

The 2021 launch of startBlue accelerator led by Scripps Institution of Oceanography and Rady School of Management supports the formation of new ocean startups integrated into science, industry, investment, and government networks. Innovative, blue solutions and inclusive programs are priorities for UC San Diego, the U.S. Department of Energy, and other federal and local innovation programs that will be discussed.

NOTE: Zoom link will be sent upon registration.


  • Gwen Nero, Director of Corporate Affiliates, Business Development, Industry Outreach, and Innovation, UC San Diego Scripps Institution of Oceanography
  • Karen Jensen, Entrepreneurship Advocate, California Institute for Innovation and Development, Rady School of Management

Date and time
Tuesday, November 9, 2021
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM PST


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