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The UC San Diego Institute for the Global Entrepreneur (IGE) hosted its first showcase event on November 1, 2019.


The program featured a welcome address from Chancellor Pradeep Khosla, followed by announcements launching a new IGE Medtech Accelerator, the Shah Entrepreneur Fellowship program, and a new Founders' Fund, seeded with an initial $1 Million philanthropic gift from the Legler Benbough Foundation. Over twenty technology teams and startups exhibited from across campus and the surrounding San Diego ecosystem.




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