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
 

......... September 20th 2018

Frameworks Workshop: Privacy, Data Security, and AI Demystified

Event details
PROGRAM OVERVIEW This discussion will focus on the rapidly changing legal and regulatory landscape facing businesses as it relates to data privacy and cybersecurity. The discussion will look at key...
......... October 4th 2018

Frameworks Workshop: Mergers & Acquisitions 2018

Event details
PROGRAM OVERVIEW While the economy continues to remain stable – for the time being – there still seems to be endless regulatory and fiscal changes and challenges when acquiring or selling a company...
......... October 18th 2018

Frameworks Workshop IP Track: Basics of Obtaining Commercially Effective IP 2018

Event details
PROGRAM OVERVIEW Intellectual property rights are often key to the foundation, growth and ultimate survival of a company. For technology and bio-science companies, the ability to raise funding is...

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.

Executive Chair of Illumina
Jay Flatley
Illumina
Stephen Beuerle
Procopio
Bill Kuhnert
bkm OfficeWorks
Bill Hunter
Fish & Richardson
Mike Kinkelaar
Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves and Savitch
Jennifer Borba von Stauffenberg
Olive PR Solutions, Inc
Andrew Ewald
CBRE
Jennifer Schneider
Tiber Creek Partners, LLC
Peter N. Townshend
Perkins Coie
Ken Weixel
Deloitte.

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
......... Life Science Diagnostics & Research Tools
Quantum Design International has developed testing platforms for materials characterization. http://www.qdusa.com/
......... Life Science Diagnostics & Research Tools
Regulus is focused on the discovery and development of microRNA therapeutics. http://www.regulusrx.com/
......... Pharmaceutical Drugs & Medical Devices
Biopharmaceutical company focused on novel drugs that target G protein-coupled receptors http://www.amnhealthcare.com/
......... Communications & IT
Designs and markets advanced digital satellite telecommunications and wireless signal processing. https://www.viasat.com
......... Pharmaceutical Drugs & Medical Devices
Johnson & Johnson is an American multinational medical devices, pharmaceutical & consumer packaged. http://www.jnj.com/
......... Pharmaceutical Drugs & Medical Devices
The global team at ResMed is united in the commitment to change millions of lives with every breath. http://www.resmed.com/
......... Life Science Diagnostics & Research Tools
Targeson develops, manufactures, and markets microsphere based products. http://targeson.com/
......... Pharmaceutical Drugs & Medical Devices
Nephosity, Inc. builds the anywhere, anytime platform for collaborative multi-specialty care. http://nephosity.com/

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