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Apr 14, 2011 12 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Research Expo
Location: UCSD Price Center
Sponsored By: Jacobs School of Engineering, Qualcomm, ViaSat, Life Technologies

Gain a first-hand look at leading-edge research and meet tomorrow's technology leaders at UC San Diego Jacobs School of Engineering's 30th Annual Research Expo April 14, 2011. The theme of this year's event is 'Innovation for Life.' more »
Jan 26, 2011 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Dialogue with Ingolf Krueger, Gordon Center Director
Location: Computer Science & Engineering (CSE) Auditorium, CSE Building EBU3B, Warren College, Room 1202
Sponsored By: Gordon Center for Engineering Leadership

With Guest Speaker: Joel E. Schindall, interim industry co-director at MIT’s Gordon Engineering Leadership Center more »
Jun 03 - 06, 2010
UCSD Alumni Weekend
Location: Varies

UCSD's Alumni Weekend promises to be a festivity to remember. Mark your calendar, and don’t miss this opportunity to explore, discover and celebrate with fellow alumni and the UCSD community. more »
May 14, 2010 5 p.m.-10 p.m.
Sun God Alumni Experience
Location: UCSD Campus

It’s Sun God like you’ve never experienced before. Enjoy a special alumni entrance, unlimited access to VIP stages and receptions. more »
May 11, 2010 N/A
UCSD Near You - Boston
Location: Boston

Beyond the Hype... The Real Promise of Algae Featuring Steve Mayfield, Director, San Diego Center for Algae Biotechnology more »
Apr 26, 2010 6 p.m.
UCSD Near You - Washington, D.C.
Location: UCDC Center, Washington, D.C.

Director of eDiplomacy for the U.S. Department of State Richard Boly, will discuss how exporting innovation stimulates growth in the world's emerging economies and consequently, shrinks the root causes of terrorism. more »
Apr 15, 2010
Research Expo 2010
Sponsored By: Qualcomm, ViaSat

More than 240 Jacobs School engineering graduate students will display their research results. Presentations by faculty from the Jacobs School's various world class academic departments. more »
Jan 13, 2010 3-4 p.m.
Fallen Star project for EBU-1
Location: Booker Conference Room, 2nd Floor of EBUI

New Stuart Collection piece anticipated for EBU-1: Artist to discuss work more »
Oct 12 - 16, 2009
Symposium on Automotive/Avionics Systems Engineering SAASE 2009
Location: UCSD
Sponsored By: Gordon Center

This symposium will include tutorials, panel discussions, and research paper presentations with the focus on avionics and automotive system engineering. more »
EBU 1 Construction Alert Aug 18 2009 - Feb 28, 2010
EBU 1 Construction Alert
Location: Jacobs School of Engineering EBU1

Over the next few months, a new entrance lobby will be taking shape on the west side of EBU-1. more »
Jun 16, 2009 2:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Eucalyptus: An Open Source Infrastructure for Cloud Computing
Location: CALIT2 Auditorium, UCSD
Sponsored By: CNS

We will present Eucalyptus -- Elastic Utility Computing Architecture for Linking Your Programs to Useful Systems -- an open source software infrastructure that implements IaaS-style cloud computing. more »
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Gordon Engineering Leadership Center Forum - Exploring Health Disparity Through Engineering Leadership Oct 16, 2014 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Gordon Engineering Leadership Center Forum - Exploring Health Disparity Through Engineering Leadership
Speaker: Bertram Lubin, MD, President/CEO of UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland
Location: Atkinson Hall Auditorium
Sponsored By: Gordon Engineering Leadership Center

Please join us for the first Gordon Engineering Leadership Center Forum of the year.

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May 07, 2014 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Jacobs Energy Forum
Location: Qualcomm Conference Center, Jacobs Hall
Sponsored By: Jacobs Graduate Student Council and Gordon Engineering Leadership Center

Supplying the world's energy is one of the great challenges that we face today; it requires interdisciplinary collaboration to develop effective solutions. more »
Mar 13, 2014 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Triton Entrepreneur Network
Speaker: Neil Senturia, Co-Founder and CEO of Oberon Fuels
Location: Qualcomm Conference Room, Jacobs Hall
Sponsored By: The von Liebig Entrepreneurism Center, Moxie Center, and Gordon Center

The von Liebig Entrepreneurism Center, Moxie Center, and Gordon Center are pleased to announce the Triton Entrepreneur Network (TEN). more »
Gordon Engineering Leadership Center Forum with Dean Albert P. Pisano Oct 15, 2013 5:30-7:30 pm
Gordon Engineering Leadership Center Forum with Dean Albert P. Pisano
Speaker: Dean Albert P. Pisano, Jacobs School of Engineering Dean
Location: Atkinson Hall Auditorium
Sponsored By: Gordon Engineering Leadership Center

Please join us for the first Gordon Engineering Leadership Center Forum of the year. We are excited to announce the keynote speaker will be the new Dean of UC San Diego's Jacobs School of Engineering, Albert P. Pisano. more »
Sep 23 - 24, 2013
Think Tank: Cyber Security
Location: Qualcomm Room in Jacobs Hall
Sponsored By: Gordon Engineering Leadership Center

The goal of the Think Tank is to expose graduate students and industry professionals to a specific "hot area" of research by giving tutorials in the selected technical area and bring in industry to share their innovations. more »
Gordon Engineering Leadership Forum with Ronald Reedy May 15, 2013 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Gordon Engineering Leadership Forum with Ronald Reedy
Speaker: Ronald Reedy, COO
Location: Qualcomm Conference Room - Jacobs Hall
Sponsored By: Bernard and Sophia Gordon Engineering Leadership Center

Please join us at the Gordon Engineering Leadership Center Forum on May 15, 2013 from 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM. This quarter's keynote speaker will be Ronald Reedy, Co-Founder and CTO of Peregrine Semiconductor. more »
Gordon Engineering Leadership Center Forum with Chancellor Khosla Oct 30, 2012 5:30-7:30 pm
Gordon Engineering Leadership Center Forum with Chancellor Khosla
Speaker: Chancellor Pradeep K. Khosla, UC San Diego Chancellor
Location: CALIT2 Auditorium
Sponsored By: Gordon Engineering Leadership Center

Please join us for the first Gordon Engineering Leadership Center Forum of the year. We are excited to announce the keynote speaker will be UCSD's new Chancellor Pradeep K. Khosla. more »
Sep 17 - 18, 2012
How Do I Shape 'the Cloud'? - Cloud Computing Think Tank
Location: Qualcomm Room in Jacobs Hall
Sponsored By: Gordon Engineering Leadership Center

Cloud computing has redefined the way we do business and has moved from being just a product to a service. Learn more about how it can be used in your relevant field, and the current state and evolution of cloud. more »
May 07 - 08, 2012
Engineering Leadership in Academia
Location: TBD
Sponsored By: Gordon Engineering Leadership Center

Engineering Leadership in Academia will serve as a tool for success for graduate students and post-docs who want to stay in academia... more »
May 03, 2012
Engineer to Venture Capitalist: The Trajectory
Speaker: Gregory M. Papadopoulos, Ph.D
Location: Qualcomm Conference Room, Jacobs Hall
Sponsored By: Gordon Engineering Leadership Center

Gain insight into the journey from engineer to successful venture capitalist and entrepreneur. These speakers will share their experiences and discuss the future of venture capitalism. A question and answer portion will follow. more »
Apr 12, 2012 Afternoon
Research Expo 2012
Location: UC San Diego

Research Expo 2012 more »
Student to CEO: Lessons Learned Feb 27, 2012
Student to CEO: Lessons Learned
Speaker: Dr. Randal Pinkett, co-founder, chairman and CEO of BCT Partners
Location: Qualcomm Room in Jacobs Hall
Sponsored By: Gordon Engineering Leadership Center

Dr. Randal Pinkett, a proven engineering leader and entrepreneur, will share his expertise on how he went from an engineering student to launching multi-million dollar businesses. more »
Feb 23, 2012 2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
IDEA Lecture Series: Mechanical and Structural Design of the Gamma Ray Observatory
Location: Jacobs Hall, Qualcomm Conference Center

Professor Beanum was hired by TRW (Now Northrop Grumman) to lead a design team for GRO Structures and Mechanisms. He completed the preliminary design in one year and the GRO NASA Goddard Space Center contract was awarded to TRW as sole source in 1983 more »
Feb 15 - 16, 2012
Engineering Leadership Meeting

The Engineering Leadership Conference brings together representatives from across the US to share ideas and strategies for developing the next generation of engineering leaders. This conference is by invitation only.

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Feb 07 - 28, 2012
Gordon Scholars Information Sessions
Location: Qualcomm Small Conference Room in Jacobs Hall
Sponsored By: Gordon Engineering Leadership Center

If you are an undergraduate or graduate student who is interested in learning more about the Gordon Center Scholar Program join us at one of our upcoming information sessions. more »
Nov 14, 2011 6:00 - 8:00 pm
Gordon Center Fall Engineering Leadership Forum
Speaker: Doug Grose, Florentino Idosor, Paul Kukuchek, John Kosmatka
Location: Qualcomm Conference Room - Jacobs Hall (EBU1)
Sponsored By: Gordon Engineering Leadership Center

Do you know what you want after college? How about getting into space travel? Interact with engineers that are building and designing the future right now! Learn what they do and how leadership plays a role in accomplishing their goals. more »
Oct 25, 2011 5:00pm - 8:00pm
The Annual Gordon Center Awards Dinner
Speaker: Peter C. Farrell, PhD, DSc, AM - Founder, Chairman and CEO
Location: Great Hall (located in ERC/I-House)
Sponsored By: The Gordon Engineering Leadership Center

*This event is by invitation only*, dress is business attire. more »
Oct 15, 2011 9:00am - 2:00pm
The Fall Workshop
Speaker: TBD
Location: Qualcomm Conference Rm. - Jacobs Hall
Sponsored By: The Gordon Engineering Leadership Center

*Topic will be: Situational Leadership* Please RSVP to attend this event. Register here >> more »
Oct 11, 2011 6 to 8:30 p.m.
Entrepreneur Challenge Fall Kickoff Event
Location: Price Center

WHY GREAT RELATIONSHIPS MATTER IN BUSINESS: DR. IRWIN JACOBS IN CONVERSATION WITH KEITH FERRAZZI more »
Sep 15 - 16, 2011 8AM - 5PM
Medical Technology Innovations Symposium
Location: Qualcomm Room in Jacobs Hall
Sponsored By: Gordon Center in partnership with von Liebig Center

This two-day workshop will focus delivery tutorials in key areas of medical technology advancement, feature innovations from industry and allow for networking. more »
May 24, 2011 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Engineering Leadership Forum
Speaker: Dave Esbeck, Vice President, Customer Services, Solar Turbines Incorporated
Location: Qualcomm Conference Room - Jacobs Hall (EBU1)
Sponsored By: Gordon Engineering Leadership Center

Come listen to proven engineering leaders talk about career success, life lessons and give you the keys to success. more »
May 09, 2011 5:00-8:00pm
Startup Job Fair
Location: UCSD Student Services Center, Multipurpose Room
Sponsored By: UCSD Entrepreneur Challenge and Ansir Innovation Center

The first annual Startup Job Fair is this Monday May 9th, 2011 from 5PM to 8PM. Where? UCSD Student Services Center, Multipurpose Room more »
May 06, 2011 9 am - 3 pm
Understanding the Game with Mel Mitchell
Speaker: Mel Mitchell, Developer of Microsoft's IT Two-Year Global Rotational Program APEX
Location: Qualcomm Conference Center, Jacobs Hall
Sponsored By: Gordon Center

The art of managing your career, best practices on “managing up”, connecting with teammates, and key ways to accelerate career growth. Opportunity to identify your “personal brand”, leverage networks and use innovation to accelerate your career. more »
Feb 16, 2011 6pm - 8pm
Gordon Center Forum: Transforming Medicine through Engineering
Speaker: Richard L. Lieber, PhD
Location: Qualcomm Conference Room, Jacobs Hall, EBU1
Sponsored By: Gordon Engineering Leadership Center

Keynote: Richard L. Lieber, Ph.D., Professor and Vice Chair, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California and V.A. Medical Centers, San Diego more »
Feb 02, 2011 4pm - 6pm
The Stuff that Dreams are Made Of
Location: Qualcomm Conference Room, Jacobs Hall, EBU1
Sponsored By: Gordon Engineering Leadership Center

“The Stuff that Dreams are Made Of” by Neil Senturia, founder and CEO of software and real estate companies, entrepreneur, venture capitalist, and author of recent book “I’m There for You Baby: The Entrepreneur's Guide to the Galaxy”. more »
Jan 28, 2011 5-6:30pm
Gordon Leadership Center: Entrepreneurship to Engineering Leadership
Location: Jacobs Hall - Qualcomm Conference Center

Entrepreneurship to Engineering Leadership by Dr. Cahit Akin. His company, Mushroom Networks' PortaBella(TM) was voted Wireless Broadband Bonding Solution Awarded CONNECT's Most Innovative Product of 2008. Refreshments Served more »
Oct 14 - 15, 2010 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Engineering Leadership and the Energy Crisis
Location: Qualcomm Conference Room, Jacobs School of Engineering, Jacobs Hall
Sponsored By: Gordon Center for Engineering Leadership

The Gordon Engineering Leadership Center is sponsoring a two-day conference focused on research and developments in energy technology. in the areas of Solar, Wind, Bio fuel, and Fuel Cell. more »
May 28, 2010 8:30am - 12:00pm
Myers Briggs Type Indicator Workshop
Location: Jacobs Hall, Room 1108B
Sponsored By: Gordon Center

This is not your traditional Myers Briggs workshop! more »
May 24 - Jun 03, 2010
Gordon Scholars Graduate Student Workshops
Sponsored By: Gordon Engineering Leadership Forum

Systems Engineering Workshop: Monday, May 24, Thursday, May 27, and Wednesday, June 2 & Engineering Leadership in Academia Workshop: Tuesday, May 25, Friday, May 28, and Thursday, May 3 more »
Apr 19 - 23, 2010
Gordon Scholars Graduate Student Workshops
Location: Powell-Focht Bioengineering Hall, Room 003
Sponsored By: Gordon Engineering Leadership Center

Systems Engineering Workshop: Monday, April 19 and Thursday, April 22 & Engineering Leadership in Academia Workshop: Tuesday, Apr. 20 and Friday, Apr. 23 - *Event RESCHEDULED for the week of May 24 due to the volcanicactivity grounding presenter* more »
Apr 16, 2010
Tribal Leadership Workshop
Speaker: John King
Location: Calit2 - Atkinson Hall, Room 5004
Sponsored By: Gordon Engineering Leadership Center

Gordon Center presents "Tribal Leadership Workshop" Featuring John King, co-author of "Tribal Leadership: Leveraging Natural Groups to Building a Thriving Organization" more »
Apr 11 - 13, 2010
Non-volatile Memories Workshop 2010
Location: CMRR and Calit2

The Center for Magnetic Recording Research, the Non-Volatile Systems Laboratory, and the California Institute for Telecommunications and Information Technology at UCSD will host the first UCSD Non-Volatile Memories Workshop on April 11-13, 2010. more »
Engineering Leadership Forum presents Rear Admiral Jerry Burroughs, Chief Engineer at SPAWAR Apr 07, 2010 4:00pm
Engineering Leadership Forum presents Rear Admiral Jerry Burroughs, Chief Engineer at SPAWAR
Location: Calit2 Auditorium, Atkinson Hall
Sponsored By: Gordon Engineering Leadership Center

The Gordon Center Engineering Leadership Forum consists of a keynote presentation followed by a panel discussion by industry and UCSD faculty on leadership topics relevant to engineering careers in industry and academia. more »
Engineering Leadership Forum presents Bob Englekirk, Keynote Address: “Creating Innovators Who Will Lead” Dec 03, 2009 5:00 PM
Engineering Leadership Forum presents Bob Englekirk, Keynote Address: “Creating Innovators Who Will Lead”
Speaker: Bob Englekirk, Chairman Emeritus, Englekirk Consulting Structural Engineers, Inc.
Location: Atkinson Hall, Calit2 Auditorium - UC San Diego

The Gordon Center Engineering Leadership Forum consists of a keynote presentation followed by a panel discussion by industry and UCSD faculty on leadership topics relevant to engineering careers in industry and academia. more »
Gordon Engineering Leadership Center Forum Dinner & Gordon Leadership Award Ceremony, feat. Keynote by Manfred Broy Oct 13, 2009 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Gordon Engineering Leadership Center Forum Dinner & Gordon Leadership Award Ceremony, feat. Keynote by Manfred Broy
Speaker: Manfred Broy, Professor Institut für Informatik, Engineering Leadership: Where Academia and Industry Meet
Location: Great Hall, International House
Sponsored By: Gordon Engineering Leadership Center

Dr. Manfred Broy will deliver a keynote speech, which will be followed by an award ceremony to bestow high-profile, coveted awards to recognize engineering leaders of the highest caliber at the HS, undergraduate, graduate, and professional levels. more »
May 28, 2009 4:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Bernard and Sophia Gordon Engineering Leadership Center Inaugural Forum with Keynote Speaker Robert Akins, Cymer, Inc.
Location: Calit2 Auditorium

The Inaugural Gordon Center Engineering Leadership Forum consists of a keynote presentation followed by a panel discussion by industry and UCSD faculty on leadership topics relevant to engineering careers in industry and academia. more »

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