Winning Etrack Innovators

Accelerating dreams.

Below we proudly spotlight student-led innovation startups that emerged from Etrack's Engineering Entrepreneurship program as winners of the exciting entrepreneurship competitions hosted by various schools, programs and centers across the University of San Diego. 

Bibble Bibble 2020 Winner

Starpoint Accelerator
Awarded $5,000

Bibble developed a social network platform for college students experiencing personal and professional challenges on campus.

HITS HITS 2020 Winner

Starpoint Accelerator
Awarded $5,000

The HITS team developed a wearable sensor for tracking performance and detecting concussions that can be used with helmets and other protective headgear worn by athletes.

LyfBox LyfBox 2020 Winner

Starpoint Accelerator 
Awarded $5,000

LyfBox is a modular rapidly deployable mobile barrack for rescuers, firefighters and other critical personnel who are at the frontline of recovery from natural disasters.

Re:Fresh Smoothies Re:Fresh Smoothies 2019 Audience Choice Runner Up

Fowler Global Social Innovation Challenge
Awarded $1,000 

Renamed The 2050 Company, Re:fresh Smoothies turns imperfect, surplus and rescued produce into delicious and nutritious instant smoothie mixes.
Xatalyze Energy Storage Solution Xatalyze 2019 First Place New Product Award

Fowler Global Social Innovation Challenge
Awarded $3,500 

Xatalyze developed a converter to allow energy stored in capacitors to bring renewable energy into households at an affordable price.

Picket Picket 2019 Semifinalist

V2 Pitch Competition
Awarded $8,000

Picket's automated lawnmower uses an oscillating blade design and energy-efficient battery to make it more eco-friendly and user-friendly than traditional lawnmowers.

LyfBox LyfBox 2019 Semifinalist

V2 Pitch Competition
Awarded $500 In-Kind Gift

LyfBox is a modular rapidly deployable mobile barrack for rescuers, firefighters and other critical personnel who are at the frontline of recovery from natural disasters.  

 

M.O.V.E. Portable Latrine M.O.V.E. 2017 Second Place Winners

Oxford Global Challenge
Awarded
£2,000

A duo of mechanical engineering students researched issues facing landmine survivors and disabled individuals in Uganda and their inability to use a pit-latrines.

Trash Tracker Trash Tracker 2017 Multiple Awards

V2 Pitch Competition
Awarded $8,000

Winner of V2's Wireless Impact, Global Impact and Torero Impact Awards, Trash Tracker developed an innovation to increase residential recycling rates using cloud database and behavioral analysis.