Global CONNECT™: a network committed to growing new technology clusters worldwide

Global CONNECT™ is a university-based consultancy working with regions around the world on issues related to technology and innovation.  Our membership network links organizations committed to building international technology-based enterprises.
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Global CONNECT welcomes visiting delegations who are inerested in learning more about the San Diego regional innovation system, CONNECT, UC San Diego, and other components of the region.

Featured Event

Global CONNECT Summit 2013

October 20-21, 2013

Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina

More than 100 US and international regional innovation organizations and ecosystem visionaries who are growing clusters in emerging markets participated in this annual international meeting in San Diego.

Held in partnership with CONNECT and in conjunction with the World's Best Technology Innovation Marketplace event, October 22-23, 2013.


Featured Project

Technology Commercialization Training Program


Global CONNECT and UC San Diego's von Liebig Entrepreneurism Center provided a week-long training program for 40 participants from South Korea under a grant from the Korea Institute for Advancement of Technology (KIAT).




Global CONNECT welcomes visitors from the following organizations:

Week of Dec. 2:

Dr. So Ra Park, Global Stem Cell & Regenerative Medicine Acceleration Center

Week of Nov. 11:

Steven Pedigo, Creative Class Group

Week of Oct. 28:

H.E. Dr, Rawya Al-Busaidi, Minister of Higher Education, Sultanate of Oman

Week of Oct. 20:

Participants in the Global CONNECT Summit







Last updated Dec. 3, 2013


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