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Southern California has more of everything you're looking for.

The Alliance is here to help you find your next Investor

Our Programs

We are a non-profit organization who directly supports leaders and stakeholders to nurture and grow the SoCal innovation ecosystem

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Founders

Connect with a community of peers, mentors, and investors. Alliance programs help founders at every stage of the startup lifecycle.

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Innovation Communities

Innovators thrive in a vibrant local support structure with abundant connectivity to resources. We organize and energize communities to help achieve their full potential.

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Investors

Navigating deal flow in a diverse, vast region is less challenging with a knowledgeable guide. Alliance programs leverage our network to match investors and founders.

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Corporations

Mature companies still need to innovate. We help connect corporations to local sources of innovation that yield valuable insights, partnerships, and investment opportunities.

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What is SoCal?

40

thousand

sq miles

From Santa Barbara down to San Diego; Riverside to Silicon Beach.

20

million

people

The most diverse place on earth. Period.

$1.4

trillion

GDP

13th largest economy in the world (if we were a country)

Explore SoCal's Innovation Communities

The SoCal region is a diverse network of distinct local hubs with vibrant tech and life science ecosystems.

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Alliance Blog  

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Downtown LA  

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SoCal Innovation Community  

This is the place for everyone to connect, share, explore, and find invaluable resources within the SoCal innovation ecosystem.

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Space Ventures Coalition  

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Test Micro Community  

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SoCal Events

Connect with the region's best and brightest.

Who is SoCal?

A diverse community of leaders who do it their own way.

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Susan Windham-Bannister

BioLA

A nationally and internationally-recognized innovation executive, Dr. Windham Bannister served as founding President and CEO of the Massachusetts Life Sciences Initiative, the brainchild of former Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick. Sue's role was to develop, implement and lead the ground-up strategy for the $1 billion investment.

She currently is President and CEO of Biomedical Growth Strategies, a boutique strategy advisory firm serving the life sciences industry. Among other activities, she advises the Bioscience Los Angeles County (BioLA) initiative as its Chief Strategy Officer.


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