Executive Experience

The journey doesn’t end after you start up, it’s only just beginning and with new challenges. To support mid-market companies CONNECT developed programs expressly for executives scaling a business.

Luminary Series

Exclusive events featuring notable innovation leaders who will candidly share their business insights, lessons learned, and unique experiences. CONNECT’s Luminary Series presents extraordinary opportunities to delve into complex topics with today’s top achievers.

CONNECT Executive Forum

Fueled by similarities of role, these peer-to-peer, executive groupings allow members to benchmark, problem-solve, and share experiences in an environment of trust and confidentiality. Forums meet regularly and are self-governed within a defined structure.

Executive Development

Professional development programs, led by strategic advisors, designed specifically for the challenges of mid-market growth. These interactive workshops provide focused and detailed instruction around advanced business problems or specialized, industry-specific topics.

Luminary Series

Exclusive events featuring notable innovation leaders who will candidly share their business insights, lessons learned, and unique experiences. CONNECT’s Luminary Series presents extraordinary opportunities to delve into complex topics with today’s top achievers.

CONNECT Executive Forum

Fueled by similarities of role, these peer-to-peer, executive groupings allow members to benchmark, problem-solve, and share experiences in an environment of trust and confidentiality. Forums meet regularly and are self-governed within a defined structure.

Executive Development

Professional development programs, led by strategic advisors, designed specifically for the challenges of mid-market growth. These interactive workshops provide focused and detailed instruction around advanced business problems or specialized, industry-specific topics.

WHAT’S HAPPENING FOR EXECS

Find out more about our programs and events for executives
 

......... February 21st 2019

Frameworks Workshop: IP Track - Business Aspects of Patents 2019

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PROGRAM OVERVIEW Intellectual property plays a seminal role in the success of many companies. While adequately protecting innovation is a major economic driver, as with any valuable asset, if it is...
......... March 8th 2019

Office Hours @ CONNECT with Stradling - March 2019

Event details
PROGRAM OVERVIEW As a service to San Diego startup companies, CONNECT is partnering with select strategic advisor and professional services companies to provide entrepreneurs with an opportunity to...
......... March 21st 2019

Frameworks Workshop: IP Track - Enforcement of Patents 2019

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PROGRAM OVERVIEW As both a sword and a shield, strong, commercially meaningful patent protection is a cornerstone to the survival of innovator companies. Although not always a preferred approach,...

OUR KICK ASS STRATEGIC ADVISOR NETWORK

Built over the course of 30 years, CONNECT has an incredible roster of the preeminent business, legal, communications, and design experts. For the tools and services CONNECT can’t provide directly, our strategic advisor network can help you with just about any challenge you encounter.

Andrew Ewald
CBRE
Bill Hunter
Fish & Richardson
Trindl Reeves
Barney & Barney
Bill Kuhnert
bkm OfficeWorks
Stephen Beuerle
Procopio
Jennifer Schneider
Tiber Creek Partners, LLC
Ken Weixel
Deloitte.
Rick Bregman
Bank of America
Peter N. Townshend
Perkins Coie
Executive Chair of Illumina
Jay Flatley
Illumina

Innovation Company Members

With the support of these technology and life science member companies, CONNECT is growing the San Diego innovation economy.

Members Innovating
in San Diego
......... Communications & IT
iTECH leads in products including smart batteries, chargers, docking stations and power sub-systems. http://www.itecheng.com/
......... Aerospace, Security, & Cyber Technologies
A diversified systems and services company in transportation and defense markets worldwide. http://www.cubic.com/
......... Aerospace, Security, & Cyber Technologies
Global provider of defense and security products at the forefront of defense technology and science. http://www.baesystems.com
......... Life Science Diagnostics & Research Tools
Lilly unites caring with discovery to make life better for people around the world. http://www.lilly.com/
......... Software & Digital Media
Solekai is committed to producing rapidly-developed, high-quality software solutions. http://solekai.com/
......... Consumer Products
MindFlow Design is an innovative Southern California-based product development company. http://www.mindflowdesign.com/
......... Communications & IT
Wintriss Engineering designs advanced cameras and vision systems for web inspection applications. http://www.weco.com/
......... Software & Digital Media
MadCap Software is a trusted resource for multichannel authoring and publishing solutions. http://www.madcapsoftware.com/

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