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Feb 22, 2017 at 8:00 am

Ignite Conference


The free, daylong conference will offer keynote remarks from Scot Chisholm, CEO and co-founder of Classy, a leading fundraising platform for social-good organizations, and Jon Belmonte, CEO of Spoutable. The conference will also feature an innovation economy forum with senior leaders from around the region. Other highlights include 24-plus breakout sessions, three business idea “pitch” competitions, a startup fair featuring more than 30 company demonstrations, mentoring opportunities and a “startup crawl” touring some of downtown San Diego’s hottest companies. The conference is sponsored by more than 20 departments and programs across campus.

For a full schedule of the day’s events, visit

Event Website

Date and Time

Feb 22, 2017 at 8:00 am


Price Center

Event Registration

Registration for this event is required by Feb 21, 2017.

Event Fee



UC San Diego Startup Advocate


Faculty, Staff, Students, The General Public

Event Host

Office of Innovation and Commercialization, Entrepreneur Challenge

Event Category

Conferences, Workshops and Symposia