The California Technology Council (CTC) is an industry development organization serving innovators from all 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 supports an aspirational Innovation Agenda for California. Become a member today.
FEATURED EVENT: First Pitch: Land, Sea + Air
Join us in Los Angeles on September 27th for First Pitch: Land, Sea + Air. Our lineup of emerging company presenters will highlight advancements in automotive, air, agtech, freight, navigation, and safety systems. Presenters will be judged by a panel of experts from Bold Capital, JPL, Hyundai Ventures, and USC.
In addition, we'll explore implications for urban planning and infrastructure as the technology frontier imposes new paradigms on travel and transportation of all kinds.
For details and to register, please CLICK HERE.
WHAT WE'RE READING: TEENS AND TECH
San Diego State Psychology Professor Jean Twenge has been studying the impact of mobile technology on kids for nearly two decades. IGen refers to the generation of kids born in the mid-1990s, and they are the first generation to grow up with mobile phones accessible on a daily basis.
Professor Twenge's new book, released August 22nd, explores the issues raised by this generation's habitual use of technology, including the surprising impact technology is having on the disposition of teenagers.
Click "BUY" on the left or visit our BOOKSTORE for this and additional reading of interest to CTC.
California Tool Works: Life Sciences update
BioCalifornia and the California Business Incubation Alliance are pleased to announce a follow-up report to last year's California Tool Works incubator and accelerator study.
Learn more about CTW: Life, exclusively available through the BioCalifornia LinkedIn Group HERE.
FEATURED MEMBER BENEFIT: BUSINESS INSURANCE
CTC has partnered exclusively with AJ Gallagher to provide members with a discounted offering on a number of business insurance products critical to every emerging growth company. 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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