Category: Events

Discover the latest life changing breakthroughs now within our reach, and hear directly from the faculty and tech pioneers of the Bruin community making them happen.

Digital Tools for Resistance

By the FuturizeX team

On May 10th, in partnership with the Institute on Inequality and Democracy at UCLA Luskin, we presented a special two panel conversation on digital tools for resistance. Students from the UCLA Department of Information Studies also gave audiences the opportunity to take part in an interactive demonstration on how to install and use Signal, a…

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MLK Remembrance Day at UCLA

By the FuturizeX team

On April 25th, we welcomed hundreds of high schools students to UCLA, in partnership with UCLA Community Programs Office, UCLA Advocacy, and UCLA Undergraduate Admissions, for a special screening of Hidden Figures🚀 to learn the incredible story of Katherine Johnson, Mary Jackson, and Dorothy Vaughan, three brilliant members of NASA who stood up against adversity to…

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NextFest 2017, UCLA’s Inaugural Summit of Tech and Ideas

By the FuturizeX team

On March 2nd, UCLA’s groundbreaking faculty and today’s leading tech companies came together at NextFest 2017, UCLA’s inaugural summit of ideas and tech, presented by FuturizeX and the UCLA Anderson School of Management. Over 600+ guests attended the sold out event, and we were thrilled to see so much excitement throughout the evening.  Made up…

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March 2nd. The Biggest Names in Tech and UCLA’s Best Join Us for a Look Into the Future.

By the FuturizeX team

Join us March 2nd for NextFest 2017, UCLA’s inaugural tech summit, brought to you by the UCLA Anderson School of Management and FuturizeX. From Netflix to Daqri to Virgin Galactic to Google’s Self-Driving Project, we are bringing together today’s leading tech companies and UCLA’s groundbreaking faculty and alumni to give the greater Los Angeles community…

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The Future of Autonomous Vehicles in the City

By the FuturizeX team

On December 1st, we invite you to join us for a special conversation on the future of autonomous vehicles in Los Angeles with Emily Castor, Director of Transportation Policy for Lyft, Seleta Reynolds, General Manager of the Los Angeles Department of Transportation, Jessica Meaney, Managing Director for Investing in Place and Laura Nelson of the Los Angeles…

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Witness the Future of Robotics on Nov. 9th

By the FuturizeX team

On November 9th, we invite you to join us for the launch of the new robot concierge hospitality experience at the UCLA Luskin Conference Center and a special conversation on the future of robotics with Professor Dennis Hong, Director of the Robotics and Mechanisms Lab at the UCLA Henry Samueli School of Engineering. It’s an evening you won’t want…

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Catch the Future of Augmented Reality on Oct. 13th

By the FuturizeX team

Join us on October 13th as we host game designer and UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television alum Raza Ahmad, MFA ’12. We will sit down for a fireside chat on the future of augmented reality, his work on PokĂ©mon GO and Ingress, and much more. It’s an evening you won’t want to miss. Admission…

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