While introducing her documentary to guests and students in Sibley Auditorium, Robin Hauser Reynolds tells the audience how humbled she is by the response it has caused. Since the documentary’s debut a year ago at the Tribeca Film Festival, CODE: Debugging the Gender Gap, has been screened in 16 countries, The White House, Google, Auto Trader UK, and luckily for…

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On March 11th from 12-1pm, Yoon Lee,Vice President of Insight Concept and Portfolio at Samsung Electronics,  will speak on “Designing with Context” in 310 Jacobs Hall as part of the Jacobs Design Conversations series. Yoon currently leads Samsung home appliances’ midterm products as well as portfolio development. Yoon has 20+ years of product design and development experience in areas from product strategy, design research,…

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The Sutardja Center for Entrepreneurship and Technology recently released the first version of a Berkeley Innovation Index (BII) Concept Paper. Developed by a eclectic team of psychologists, engineers and entrepreneurs, this index aims at bringing new insights and possibilities for innovation measurement. Read the full BII concept paper here. Innovation is widely recognized as an important variable…

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Prynt, a San Francisco-based startup founded by two graduates of a Berkeley Engineering entrepreneurship program, is bringing instant print photography to smartphones. The grads designed a smartphone case equipped with a built-in mini-printer, for printing digital photos on the go. The founders, Clément Perrot and David Zhang, were schoolmates at École Polytechnique, France’s premier science…

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On Wednesday, December 9, and Thursday, December 10, Jacobs Institute for Design Innovation will showcase student work featuring project displays and demos from 10 different Jacobs Institute courses. This event will be a great opportunity to meet a diverse community of student makers, explore original projects across disciplines and celebrate a semester of design innovation at Jacobs Hall. To find out…

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Each semester, the Jacobs Institute for Design Innovation invites leading designers and makers to Berkeley to speak as part of the Jacobs Design Conversations series. Connecting diverse perspectives under one roof, Jacobs Design Conversations are spaces for dialogue on a broad spectrum of innovations and ideas. As part of this series, Benjamin Joffe will share his insights…

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Over 80 people gathered today in the newly built Jacobs Hall, which recently opened its doors in Fall 2015 as the new home of the Jacobs Institute for Design Innovation, to announce a partnership between the Sutardja Center and the Jacobs Institute. By combining the Sutardja Center’s expertise in techno-centric entrepreneurship and the Jacobs Institute’s…

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Fall is an exciting time of year at the Sutardja Center. With students returning for Fall Semester, our classes are more widely attended than ever before with over 1,200 students expected to attend this year. The center is also preparing to move to its new location on the plaza level inside California Memorial Stadium, 210…

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