December 2017 QI Mixer and Happy Hour

QI Mixer and Happy Hour December 2017


Date: 2017-12-07
Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm
Location: Calit2 Theater, Atkinson Hall, UC San Diego

Guest Speaker: Calit2 Director Larry Smarr, VirBELA CEO Alex Howland, and
Alex Grant, QI Prototyping Lab

Host: Tiffany Fox


Members of Calit2's Qualcomm Institute community at UC San Diego are invited to the December 2017 QI Monthly Mixer on Thursday, Dec. 7 from 3:30-5 p.m. in the Calit2 Theater (aka Black Box/VROOM). Meet and get to know fellow collaborators, staff, building residents and QI-affiliated researchers from across campus.
  • At the December Mixer, you'll hear from Calit2 Director Larry Smarr about how QI helped him plan his own surgery.
  • Also speaking will be Alex Howland, CEO of virBELA in the QI Innovation Space, who will talk about "Virtual Reality as a Business Reality."
  • Following a short interactive "half-time show," we will hear from Alex Grant, a development engineer in the QI Prototyping Lab, who will talk about how the lab's cool tools make for "Engineers at the Ready" to help solve some of our biggest problems. 
We will also be celebrating QI's 17th birthday... join us for birthday cake!



For more information or to suggest future speakers for the monthly series (including yourself!), contact Tiffany Fox at