The CTC board met August 1st and 2nd to preview programs CTC will offer through the next 18 months.
The combined boards of all CTC initiatives met jointly for an abbreviated annual retreat during JP Morgan and CES week. Included were board participants from every initiative across CTC, from our scientific advisory board to BioCalifornia to Clean Acres and the new Women in Cyber program, among others.
For many reasons, the business model of the accelerator has evolved rapidly in the past decade. From the shifting approaches to external innovation in corporate halls to the attractive nature of investing in Skunk Works away from the balance sheet, running a high volume of risky projects through accelerators is appealing to investors.