In 2006, the Big Ideas Contestlaunched at UC Berkeley to catalyze and support an interdisciplinary and diverse network of student entrepreneurs to develop game-changing innovations. No longer would entrepreneurship be ensconced within just engineering and business schools and accessible to only a few. The time had come to “open-source” entrepreneurship to include the range of perspectives and interdisciplinary expertise necessary to develop well-rounded solutions to the world’s greatest challenges.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: President Clinton addresses CGIU delegates. – Lisa Veliz, 2010 UC Berkeley | March 29, 2011 – The Blum Center for Developing Economies