CONNECT 3.0

Helping to create and scale great innovation companies through access to the resources that entrepreneurs & growing companies need most – People, Capital, & Technology.

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Peter Preuss
ISSCO & Preuss Foundation
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Gene Ray
The Titan Corporation
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NanoCellect Biomedical, Inc.
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CureMetrix
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Jose Morachis
Nanocellect Biomedical
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Everyone Counts
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Andrew Viterbi
Qualcomm
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William Rastetter
Biogen Idec
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Robert Beyster
Science Applications International Corporation
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Ivor Royston
Hybritech
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Peter Preuss
ISSCO & Preuss Foundation
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NanoCellect Biomedical, Inc.
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Gene Ray
The Titan Corporation
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CureMetrix
CONNECT’s startup acceleration program designed to assist entrepreneurs with strategic guidance from experienced mentors.
Professional development programs, led by industry experts, designed to expand an entrepreneur’s business acumen.
Exclusive opportunities for companies to meet one-on-one with motivated investors of all levels.
Exclusive events featuring notable innovation leaders who will candidly discuss and share their business insights, lessons learned, and unique experiences.
Exclusive opportunities for established companies to meet one-on-one with motivated investors for advanced funding including private equity and debt financing.
Unique occasions to meet business development and technology scouts from large enterprise corporations seeking partnership opportunities.
Provides innovation member companies access to CONNECT’s vast network to find niche talent.
Unique occasions for business development and technology scouts from large enterprise corporations seeking partnership opportunities to meet innovators with emerging technologies.
CONNECT advocates for innovators and entrepreneurs to strengthen their voice and collaborates with lawmakers to create regulations that increase and foster innovation company growth.

Start-ups

CONNECT helps entrepreneurs with expert guidance, access to capital, and the business tools they need.

Mid-market

CONNECT’s vast network of experienced C-level executives, domain experts, and strategic advisors help established companies master the specific growth challenges of the mid-market.

Enterprise

CONNECT’s vast innovation economy network and influence in the policy arena supports C-level executives as they address the unique challenges of running large-scale, multinational organizations.

CONNECT helps entrepreneurs with expert guidance, access to capital, and the business tools they need.
  • Springboard
    CONNECT’s startup acceleration program designed to assist entrepreneurs with strategic guidance from experienced mentors.
  • Frameworks
    Professional development programs, led by industry experts, designed to expand an entrepreneur’s business acumen.
  • CapitalMatch
    Exclusive opportunities for companies to meet one-on-one with motivated investors of all levels.
CONNECT’s vast network of experienced C-level executives, domain experts, and strategic advisors help established companies master the specific growth challenges of the mid-market.
  • Luminary Series
    Exclusive events featuring notable innovation leaders who will candidly discuss and share their business insights, lessons learned, and unique experiences.
  • CapitalMatch
    Exclusive opportunities for established companies to meet one-on-one with motivated investors for advanced funding including private equity and debt financing.
  • CorporateMatch
    Unique occasions to meet business development and technology scouts from large enterprise corporations seeking partnership opportunities.
CONNECT’s vast innovation economy network and influence in the policy arena supports C-level executives as they address the unique challenges of running large-scale, multinational organizations.
  • TalentMatch
    Provides innovation member companies access to CONNECT’s vast network to find niche talent.
  • CorporateMatch
    Unique occasions for business development and technology scouts from large enterprise corporations seeking partnership opportunities to meet innovators with emerging technologies.
  • Public Policy & Advocacy
    CONNECT advocates for innovators and entrepreneurs to strengthen their voice and collaborates with lawmakers to create regulations that increase and foster innovation company growth.

Join us at a CONNECT Event!

With something for everyone our events cover interests in every sector of the entire innovation economy.

......... July 25th 2017

Frameworks Workshop SBIR/STTR Track: Beyond the Basics - Phase II SBIR/STTR Grants

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Program Overview Winning a Phase II SBIR/STTR grant is the leading objective of your Phase I award. Completing the technical work to prove a concept and writing your reports, while vital, are only...
......... July 31st 2017

2017 Most Innovative New Product Awards - Submissions Now Open!

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    CONNECT's Most Innovative New Product Awards is turning 30 in 2017. Get ready for the best one yet! The Most Innovative New Product (MIP) Awards is a CONNECT signature event that annually honors ...
......... August 1st 2017

CONNECT Small Talk: Women in Innovation

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Program Overview Women make up more than 50 percent of the U.S. population and 59 percent of the U.S labor force. So why is it that only 30 percent of women actively work in the technology industry?...

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