Welcome to the Intel Global Challenge at UC Berkeley!

Do you have a business opportunity with the potential for a positive impact on society through the commercialization of a new and truly innovative computing technology?

The Intel Global Challenge at UC Berkeley is where the best engineers and scientists present how they plan to make the world a better place through their innovations and entrepreneurial skills. The Intel Global Challenge partners with the best research institutions around the world and affiliates with regional competitions to find the technologies and teams that can have the greatest impact. Participation in the Intel Global Challenge gets you, your technology and your institution onto the premier world stage for technology entrepreneurship.

Is your plan ready? Learn how to compete here.

Are you an institution or competition that would like to partner with the Intel Global Challenge? Please contact us.

Learn how Intel is creating an entrepreneurial culture: click here.

NEW: Keynote Lectures from the Intel Global Challenge 2013:

Lessons Learned from Steve Jobs, Guy Kawasaki

Getting Your Story Straight, David Riemer

Fireside Chat, Steve Blank

NEWS: Announcing the WINNERS
of the 2013 Intel Global Challenge at UC Berkeley

Grand Prize
Mobile Monitoring Station of Chile

First Prize, Internet, Mobile and Software Computing
Best Presentation
Gameleon of Bulgaria

First Prize, Hardware and Computing
Tensive of Italy

First Prize, Computing for Social Innovation
Best Poster
Karmashop of Mexico

Social Media Challenge

Best Team of Young Entrepreneurs
EZMON Technologies

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NEWS: IGC 2013 Teams Announced

Read about the teams here.

NEWS: Announcing the WINNERS
of the 2012 Intel Global Challenge at UC Berkeley

 Greenway Grameen, India
 Avetics, Singapore 
 Nanoly Bioscience, USA
 Sustainable Agriculture Solutions, Colombia

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NEWS: Arvind Sodhani, executive vice president of Intel Corporation and president of Intel Capital, blogs about the Intel Global Challenge.


Partner Competitions

Intel Business Challenge Europe

UC Berkeley Startup Competition

2013 Winners

2013 Teams

2012 Teams

2011 Teams

2010 Winners

2010 Participating Teams

2009 Winning Teams

2009 Finals on video (YouTube)

Intel Business USA Small Businesses UC Berkeley Haas School of Business