Alot is happening in San Diego Oct/Nov 2016
Learn to solve business challenges more creatively and contribute to innovation.
Let the Coding Begin!
San Diego Zoohackathon Oct 7-9th
Be part of social impact by directly addressing wildlife trafficking. The Zoo is calling upon San Diego’s creative technical community to directly address this challenges. Halting the illegal capture and transport of endangered species is crucial to the Zoo's mission as a conservation organization dedicated to ending extinction. The inaugural San Diego Zoohackathon will take place from 5pm Friday October 7th through 1pm Sunday October 9th at the Institute for Conservation Research in Escondido, CA. Further details and information will be provided upon registration. http://zoohackathon.com/san-diego/
Innovate San Diego Sept/Oct
A week of exciting events
Maker Faire, Balboa Park, Oct 1-2 sandiego.makerfaire.com/
Film Festival, Sept 29 - Oct 2 sdfilmfest.com/
Twitchcom, Sept 30 - Oct 2 www.twitch
Global Empowerment Summit
Saturday, October 22, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Alliance 4 Empowerment (A4E) is a non-profit organization created to empower underserved people with the universal opportunity to live with dignity, self-esteem, respect and love, in the San Diego region and beyond.
Our goal is to create inspired, innovative & inclusive communities that are sustainable economically, socially and environmentally, and to develop platforms for full participation of women and youth globally.
Design Thinking / Human-Centered Design Workshop
This two-day workshop introduces participants to a flexible framework for practicing the discipline of Human-Centered Design. Participants will learn how HCD can be used to:
Understand the needs of the different stakeholders.
Encourage frequent prototyping and sense-checking of ideas.
Promote effective interdisciplinary collaboration.
Provide teams with a repeatableway to innovate.