The Council is comprised of a representative group of thought leaders supporting academic entrepreneurs through various activities and programming. The Council facilitates commercialization, investment, licensing of, and new company formation from research intensive organizations in the region. Through quarterly roundtable meetings and an annual showcase event the Council aims to reinforce and enhance the economic impact of our region.
To provide a platform for collaboration with the region’s premier research institutions and to facilitate and showcase innovation and commercial successes.
To elevate San Diego as a premier location for world class research and entrepreneurship.
Our Three C’s
Communicating, Connecting, and Cultivating academic innovation and technologies.
We members communicate the impact and value of San Diego based research organizations, and promote events supporting the commercialization of academic innovations.
We connect stakeholders &representatives from the community to support one another and when possible, align efforts on promoting San Diego as a world class destination for academic based innovations.
Through regional and international outreach and networking activities, and the Annual Innovation Showcase, the San Diego Innovation Council contributes to elevate the San Diego Region as a premier location for world class research and entrepreneurship.
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