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IGNITE | SCALE | SAN DIEGO Innovation Program 2020
Design For San Diego

Design for San Diego (D4SD) 2020 Summit

Design Challenges: Past
Friday, May 15, 2020

Broadcast Live (Virtual)
D4sd Design Jam

Design for San Diego (D4SD) Design Jam 4 – Connect: Creating Compelling Stories and Making Connections

Design Challenges: Past
Friday, May 1, 2020

Virtual Location: Zoom links will be provided for registered attendees before each session.
D4sd Design Jam

Design for San Diego (D4SD) Design Jam 3 – Prototype: Making and Testing Prototypes

Design Challenges: Past
Friday, April 24, 2020

Virtual Location: Zoom links will be provided for registered attendees before each session.
D4sd Design Jam

Design for San Diego (D4SD) Design Jam 2 – Ideate: Framing, Ideating, and Storyboarding

Design Challenges: Past
Friday, April 17, 2020

Virtual Location: Zoom links will be provided for registered attendees before each session.
D4sd Design Jam

Design for San Diego (D4SD) Design Jam 1 – Discover: Exploring Challenge Topics and Doing Research

Design Challenges: Past
Friday, April 10, 2020

Virtual Location: Zoom links will be provided for registered attendees before each session.
Dsgn 160

Civic Design – DSGN 160: Open Enrollment

Design Challenges: Past
Open Enrollment for Winter 2019 Quarter
HSS 1330
Interactive Kiosks Demos

Interactive Kiosks Demos

Design Challenges: Past
Monday, June 10, 2019 at 12:00 P.M. - 2:00 P.M.
Library Walk (just west of Price Center). If it rains that day, we will move inside to HSS1346.
Design Competition Parkinson's
Ucsd Design Lab Sony

Design Frontiers with Sony

Design Challenges: Past
Sunday, May 19, 2019 from 10:30 a.m. - 7:30 p.m. 
Qualcomm Room, Jacobs School of Engineering, UCSD Campus
Ucsd Design Lab Hackathon
Ucsd Design Lab Pepper Canyon Mobility Hub

The Pepper Canyon Mobility Hub Design+Hackathon

Design Challenges: Past
April 6 & 7, 2019, 9:00 A.M. - 9:00 P.M.
UCSD Campus, Warren Mall Multimedia Tent
Ucsd Design Lab Service Jam 2019

Inaugural San Diego Service Jam 2019

Design Challenges: Past
Friday, March 29, 2019 5:00 PM -
Sunday, March 31, 2019 4:00 PM
Location TBD
Uc San Diego Design Lab Architecture Of Four Ecologies

SAN DIEGO 2049: WORLDBUILDING HACK-A-THON

Design Challenges: Past
January 26, 2019 at 11:00 A.M. – 3:00 P.M.
Robinson Complex 3203
Ucsd Design Lab Business Camp: Design Design For America

Business Camp: Design

Design Challenges: Past
Friday, November 2, 2018
12:00 P.M. - 6:00 P.M.
The Alexandria at Torrey Pines
Design Lab Uc San Diego World Interaction Design Day
Design Lab Ucsd Mit Mobility

City Robotics: $10k Design•a•Hack•a•thon for People-Centric Mobility with Don Norman

Design Challenges: Past
Saturday, September 15, 2018 -
Monday, September 17, 2018

MIT Media Lab, Cambridge, MA
Image Copyright: Tomi Um / MIT Technology Review
Design Lab Uc San Diego Creative Jam

San Diego Startup Week Creative Jam

Design Challenges: Past
Thursday, June 18, 2018 from 7p.m. - 10p.m. 
Moniker Warehouse, San Diego, CA
Design Lab Ucsd Healthcare

Design Frontiers: Healthcare

Design Challenges: Past
Sunday, May 20, 2018 from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. 
Qualcomm Room, Jacobs School of Engineering, UCSD Campus
Design Lab Smart City Saturday Hackathon
Ucsd Design Lab Civic Design
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