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Ikhlaq Sidhu Gives His Thoughts On the Key to Successful Data Analytics Projects in Foreword for New Book

Recently, SCET Founding Director, Ikhlaq Sidhu, wrote the foreword for the new book Data Analytics Initiatives: Managing Analytics For Success authored by some of SCET’s…

Visiting Students Use Data to Create a Machine Learning Model to Better Predict California Wildfires

Visiting Students Sarthak Arora and Sai Venkat Ram Mallela are currently working with SCET’s Disaster Lab and the Global Fellows…

SCET Alt Meat Lab Featured in East Bay Times

Much like cracking digital codes on security locks or busting deadbolts guarding well-protected vaults or buildings, unlocking the secrets of…

Startup Semester and Le Bridge Students Celebrate a Semester of Innovation

Contributions by Keith McAleer, photography by Daniel Rozenblit. On Friday May 6, Startup Semester students and the LeBridge Startup Fellows…

What’s Next in Science & Technology

A Blueprint for A New Standard in Science & Technology Ikhlaq Sidhu The world needs advancement from science and technology more…

UC Berkeley Society of Women Engineers Help Test Innovative Wildfire Mitigation Technologies

Highlights from the Innovation X Roundtable – Future of Work: Digital Transformation, Emerging Technologies, and Automation

Digital transformation is the process of using digital technologies to create new or change existing business processes in accommodation to rapidly evolving business and market…

Tackling Language Gaps in Wildfire Emergency Communication

Group photo of FIRE Foundry Program recruits

Disaster Lab launches the FIRE Foundry program to establish a tech-savvy wildfire prevention workforce

Alums, faculty, and students share how SCET impacted them in honor of Big Give 2022

Big Give is Cal’s annual giving day where alumni, students, faculty, and community members have the opportunity to share how Berkeley made an impact on…

Alt: Meat Lab

SCET’S Alt: Meat Lab Receives $1.15M Grant from Open Philanthropy

Recently, the UC Berkeley Sutardja Center for Entrepreneurship & Technology received a grant of $1.15M over two years from Open Philanthropy to support its Alternative…

Xcelerator February 2022 Updates: Astar Raises $22M, Eluv.io Goes to Sundance

From fighting cancer to founding and investing startups, life advice from Surbhi Sarna, Founder and CEO of nVision Medical, Group Partner at Y Combinator

In a special talk given at the SCET’s Spring 2022 A. Richard Newton Lecture Series, Cal alumni Surbhi Sarna tells the miraculous story of her…

We Shall Overcome: Addressing a History of Inaction on DEI in Tech Startups & Venture Capital

UC Berkeley Blockchain Xcelerator Marks 3 Years & Calls for 2022 Cohort Applicants— January 2022 Update