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First Look SoCal 2020 Innovation Showcase Postponed and Assistance Available for Impacted Teams

Due to the public health need for social distancing and ongoing restrictions of gatherings in Los Angeles County due to COVID-19, we have proactively rescheduled the First Look SoCal 2020 Innovation Showcase to now take place in-person on September 15, 2020 at the Westin Pasadena. Our goal is to...


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Reflections on 2018: Andy Wilson, Alliance for SoCal Innovation

In my new role as the first executive director for the Alliance for Southern California Innovation, I spent a lot of time outside of my home turf of Pasadena — visiting innovation nodes such as San Diego, Irvine, Riverside, Santa Barbara, Venice, Santa Monica, and others. What was most striking...

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BCG Report–Stars Aligning: How Southern California Could Be the Next Great Tech Ecosystem

The ingredients are in place for SoCal to emerge as the next major global tech ecosystem. The region’s challenge is to successfully navigate a short list of critical steps necessary to make that happen. Read More #AllianceNews

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Steve Poizner Boots Up New Southern California Tech Nonprofit

Steve Poizner, the former California gubernatorial candidate and former founder of SnapTrack (which he sold to San Diego’s Qualcomm), says he has created a new group called the Alliance for Southern California Innovation, which will focus on further developing Southern California’s...

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Working Together to Unleash the Next Great Global Innovation Hub

It’s an exciting time in California. Things are changing, and fast. According to Federal data released earlier this month, California is now the fifth largest economy in the world surpassing the United Kingdom. And growth opportunities around technology are reaching far beyond the Bay Area...


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Study: Southern California Prime To Emerge As Next Major Global Tech Ecosystem By Addressing Regional Fragmentation

LOS ANGELES, CA, March 22, 2018 – The Alliance for Southern California Innovation [Alliance] today announced study results from over 100 interviews with technology leaders and an analysis of venture capital funding data to examine Southern California’s potential to become the next major global...

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Andy Wilson selected as the first Executive Director of the Alliance

Wilson Tapped to Drive Alliance’s Efforts to Unify and Grow SoCal’s Entrepreneurial Ecosystem January 22, 2018 – Serial tech entrepreneur and prominent civic leader, Andy Wilson, has been selected as the first Executive Director of the Alliance for Southern California Innovation (the ...

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Alliance for Southern California Innovation Launches to Further Develop Southern California Entrepreneurial Ecosystem

Unprecedented collaboration of leading universities, research institutes, and business leaders to unlock the region’s full potential as a start-up hub Southern California ., June 22, 2017 – Serial tech entrepreneur and former California Insurance Commissioner, Steve Poizner, working with a...