SD BUSINESS JOURNAL DAILY ENEWS

Bringing AI To the Fight

DEFENSE: Hot Startup Now Valued at $200M

San Diego-­based Shield AI, a software company focused on bringing AI to the national security sector, is quickly becoming one of the hottest technology startups in the region.

GA Designs Novel Rocket

TECH: Sends NASA Propulsion Concept

Nuclear-powered spacecraft may be moving from science fiction to reality, with General Atomics Electromagnetic Systems helping with the engineering details.

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Registration for CEO Event Now Open

The San Diego Business Journal is proud to honor San Diego’s 2020 CEO of the Year Award Winners on Wednesday, September 30 at 2pm-3:15pm. To register for this FREE virtual event, go to sdbj.com/2020_CEO_Awards/.

UC San Diego Uses Tech to Slow COVID-19 Cases

EDUCATION: Bluetooth Technology Tracks Cases, Notifies and Maintains Privacy

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Guest Commentary: The Real Impact of Prop 15

At a time when California businesses are struggling to stay open Prop 15 imposes a $12.5 billion tax hike that will be the nail in the coffin for many of California businesses.

Kratos to Help Build ICBM Replacement

Northrop Grumman Plans Some Local Work on Missile

Northrop Grumman Corp.’s new contract to build a replacement for the Minuteman III nuclear-tipped missile system includes work for San Diego-based Kratos Defense.

Mission Hills Apartment Complex Sold

Building has nine apartments

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$43M Loan Secured for Little Italy Building

Building was sold for $70.1M

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A New Front Door for UC San Diego

ARCHITECTURE: $50M Amphitheater to Be a Campus Focus Point

An outdoor amphitheater that can accommodate nearly 3,000 people will be a central part of what the University of California San Diego is calling its new front door.

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Cos. Develop COVID-19 Antibody Treatments

BIOTECH: Allele Biotechnology Using Nanoantibodies from Llamas

Dr. Jiwu Wang was thinking ahead when he purchased a plot of land in Fallbrook to raise llamas about 12 years ago.

Educational Leadership

Dr. Susan Topham has been selected by the San Diego Community College District as its vice chancellor of education services.

Agragene Annouces $4M in Additional Funding

AGRICULTURE: New Investment Again Comes from Ospraie Ag Science

The agriculture-tech sector is growing and Agragene Inc. is attracting attention from investors.

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Airport Accelerator Recruits Fifth Group

Five Startup Companies Will Be Selected for Program

The San Diego International Airport (SAN) is seeking the fifth cohort for its Airport Innovation Lab, a startup accelerator program that it launched in 2018.

UC San Diego Uses Tech to Slow COVID-19 Cases

EDUCATION: Bluetooth Technology Tracks Cases, Notifies and Maintains Privacy

On Sept. 11, California gave University of California San Diego and University of California San Francisco the green light to launch its cellphone-based COVID-19 notification system pilot test to help better control COVID-19 outbreaks.

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Pirch Leases Oceanside Warehouse Space

Lease is for 67,913 square feet

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Kearny Mesa Medical Center Sold

Remodeling planned

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City of Oceanside Awarded $69M for Pure Water Project

The funding will be used to finance nearly half of the city’s $158 million Pure Water Oceanside project, to be completed in 2022.

Birch Aquarium Makes STEM Approachable for Students

EDUCATION: Virtual Youth and School Group Programs Cater to Multiple Ages

Inspired by the success of its Virtual Summer Learning Adventure Camps, which served 1,361 students, Birch Aquarium at Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego has launched a couple of new online education offerings catering to both teachers and parents.

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Mission Edge Selects 9 Startups

Organization Has Worked With Over 125 Nonprofits

Mission Edge, a San Diego nonprofit organization that helps other nonprofit organizations and social enterprises maximize their impact, has accepted nine early stage companies for its City Social Enterprise Accelerator and Impact Lab (SAIL) virtual accelerator program.

Custom Content: Taking the Leap

Advice on navigating the journey from academia to start-up from JLABS @ San Diego’s Sanjay Mistry

Advice on navigating the journey from academia to start-up from JLABS @ San Diego’s Sanjay Mistry

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