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

Event details
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

Event details
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.

Stephen Beuerle
Procopio
Mike Kinkelaar
Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves and Savitch
Andrew Ewald
CBRE
Bill Hunter
Fish & Richardson
Peter N. Townshend
Perkins Coie
Rick Bregman
Bank of America
Bill Kuhnert
bkm OfficeWorks
Trindl Reeves
Barney & Barney
John R. Wetherell
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman
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
......... Aerospace, Security, & Cyber Technologies
Global provider of defense and security products at the forefront of defense technology and science. http://www.baesystems.com
......... Software & Digital Media
Entropic is a world leader in semiconductor solutions for the connected home. http://www.entropic-communications.com/
......... Pharmaceutical Drugs & Medical Devices
Innovative stability technologies preserve biological materials. http://biomatrica.com/
......... Life Science Diagnostics & Research Tools
Stemedica manufactures adult ischemic-tolerant stem cell products and biological compounds. http://www.stemedica.com/
......... Pharmaceutical Drugs & Medical Devices
SD&E is the utility that provides natural gas and electricity to San Diego County and Southern OC. http://www.sdge.com/
......... Aerospace, Security, & Cyber Technologies
Indyme is about instant awareness of urgent actionable events happening in your stores right now. http://www.indyme.com/
......... Communications & IT
iTECH leads in products including smart batteries, chargers, docking stations and power sub-systems. http://www.itecheng.com/
......... Communications & IT
(HME) is a diverse group of companies providing solutions that enhance productivity. http://www.hme.com

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