The California Technology Council (CTC) is a technology trade association serving innovators from all industry sectors in the state of California. Every day, CTC delivers value through a set of member benefits essential to running a technology company. CTC looks for opportunities to support business development and access to markets for members through its initiatives, events and content. CTC advocates for an aspirational Innovation Agenda for California. Become a member today.
First Pitch: Personalized Medicine
Join us March 28th in South San Francisco for presentations by startups and researchers on diagnostics, genomics, and tools technologies ranging from seed to series A, as well as research from investigators which may be near commercialization
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UPCOMING EVENTS: POSEIDON WATER CARLSBAD
Join us April 5th for an inside look at the unique Poseidon Desalination Plant in Carlsbad. The innovative project involved engineering and construction firms including GHD Group, Butier Engineering, IDE Technologies, J.F. Shea Company, and Kiewit Corporation. The facility is expected to produce 50 million gallons of water per day.
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FEATURED PODCAST: BEFORE DISRUPTING HEALTHCARE
Pallav Sharda is a healthcare entrepreneur with more than a decade of experience in health information technology. Pallav put that experience to work creating insights for his book, "Before Disrupting Healthcare: What Innovators Need to Know." He went Inside the Founder's Studio to talk about the book, as well as entrepreneurship in health, and much more in our wide-ranging discussion.
SEEING A GAP: JUMPING IN WITH SOLUTIONS
The California Technology Council has launched a campaign to establish a new foundation. This foundation will convene California's world-leading institutions together with industry to work on better commercialization, collaboration, and partnership to support greater impact through jobs and economic growth in the state.
Learn more about similar state tech development foundations in our WHITE PAPER HERE.
FEATURED MEMBER BENEFIT: CYBER TRAINING
CTC and CalCISO have partnered with Logical Operations on Cybersecurity First Responder training (CFR-210). This course focuses on the knowledge, ability, and skills necessary to provide for the defense of those information systems in a cybersecurity context, including protection, detection, analysis, investigation, and response capabilities. LEARN MORE HERE.
CALIFORNIA TOOL WORKS
The California Business Incubation Alliance (CBIA) recently released the landmark study, California Tool Works: Incubation and Acceleration in the Cauldron of Innovation.
Learn more and get a copy of the report HERE.
CTC research, partner publications, and research on trends important to the innovation climate in California.
CTC Fellow Glyn Davis, Vice Chancellor at the University of Melbourne, talks about the important work of translating and commercializing more from California's great labs and universities.
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