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Hartnell to host 5th Annual Salinas Valley Ag Tech Summit

(Contributed) March 15, 2018 — Salinas, CA Organizers are expecting 1000-1200 attendees this year 5th Annual Salinas Valley Ag Technology Summit:..

March 15, 2018

Santa Cruz Teen Entrepreneur Challenge announces 2nd annual hackathon

By Daphne Tuncer and Emily O’Neal Santa Cruz Teen Entrepreneur Challenge organizers March 9, 2018 — Santa Cruz, CA (Photo above: Here’s the scene..

March 9, 2018

Cabrillo College Robotics Club is raising money for a trip to NASA Swarmathon

(Source: gofundme) March 9, 2018 — Aptos, CA [Editor’s note: The Cabrillo College Robotics teams won the 2016 NASA Swarmathon Virtual Challenge...

March 9, 2018

Robin Hunicke to host Game Developers Choice Awards

By Scott Rappaport UC Santa Cruz March 1, 2018 — Santa Cruz, CA (Photo above: Robin Hunicke’s acclaimed PC and VR game, Luna, has been nominated for a..

March 1, 2018

The FCC Could Help Make Good Local Broadband Models Great

By Dave Nyczepir Route Fifty February 20, 2018 — Washington, D.C. Santa Cruz County has taken steps to improve internet accessibility in its rural parts..

February 20, 2018

Joe Madden, Xpansiv CEO, to discuss digital commodities on blockchain at Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency Meetup

By Sean Gilligan Santa Cruz Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency Meetup February 15, 2018 — Santa Cruz, CA Joe Madden, CEO of Xpansiv Data Systems, will be the..

February 15, 2018

CSUMB to hold symposium on women in ag and tech

By Iris Nolasco Farms to Incubators February 14, 2018 — Seaside, CA Leaders in agriculture and tech come together in half-day symposium at CSUMB Symposium:..

February 14, 2018

UCSC’s SlugBot team chosen again to compete in Amazon’s Alexa Prize Challenge

By Tim Stephens UC Santa Cruz February 13, 2018 — Santa Cruz, CA (Photo above: The 2018 SlugBot team, left to right: graduate students Wen Cui, Jurik..

February 13, 2018

Ten years, 106 events, and 2120 pizzas later

By Tatum Whitehead Student, Pacific Collegiate School Special to Santa Cruz Tech Beat February 11, 2018 — Santa Cruz, CA (Photo above: Attendees start to..

February 11, 2018

Otters in the “Shark Tank”

By Ray Kaiser The Lutrinae, CSUMB February 6, 2018 — Seaside, CA (Photo above: Students participate in the sixth annual Startup Weekend for the Monterey..

February 6, 2018

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Santa Cruz Tech Beat published a piece by Stephanie Metzinger on our Western Growers Center for Innovation & Technology in City of Salinas earlier this week; the article highlights the changing industry of farming in the West, and the technologies meeting the needs of growers. #AgTech "The Center for Innovation & Technology (WGCIT) serves as a hub for the accelerated development and rapid deployment of innovative solutions to help farmers feed more people with fewer resources. ...To dramatically increase our global food production, we need a systematic transformation of the way we cultivate our food. That’s where technology comes in, and that’s where WG’s Center for Innovation & Technology plays a key role." Read the entire post here: Hazel Technologies AgVoice Concentric Power, Inc. HeavyConnect California Safe Soil Western Growers

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