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#IrvineTechWeek Innovation as a Daily Habit: Celebrating Orange County's Time-Tested Innovators

Hosted by Cara R. Stewart & 3 others
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Join us for an exclusive evening at Irvine Tech Week 2024, dedicated to celebrating the relentless spirit of innovation within Orange County.

"Innovation as a Daily Habit: Celebrating Orange County's Time-Tested Innovators" is not just an event; it's a homage to the minds that have constantly pushed boundaries, reshaped industries, and driven forward-thinking leadership at every stage.

Why Attend?

  • Network with a select group of 75 attendees, including CEOs, startup advisors, inventors, policymakers, and many more from Orange County’s vibrant ecosystem.

  • Engage in insightful discussions with pioneers at the forefront of innovation across various sectors.

  • Savor an exquisite selection of wines, a signature cocktail and mocktail, and gourmet savory and sweet charcuterie boards.

  • BONUS! Every attendee will receive a free copy of The Stepped Approach, written for sales leaders who want to build their team the right way.

Event Highlights:

  • Keynote Addresses: Take pride in regional strength with "The DNA of Innovation in Orange County: Decoding a Legacy of Breakthroughs" keynotes. You'll hear firsthand perspectives directly from two luminaries:

    • Ashwin (“Ash”) Rangan, Managing Director of The Insightful Group

    • Shlomi Nachman, Former Company Group Chairman, Cardiovascular & Specialty Solutions (CSS) Group and Johnson & Johnson Vision

  • Panel Discussion: Hear from distinguished panelists on topics ranging from business strategy innovation to the role of intrapreneurs in large corporations.

    • Isabelle Bart (CEO, Impact Innovator) — Rise of the Impact Innovator

    • John Cheng (CEO, Custom Silicon Solutions) — Customer-led innovation to guide the development of products and drive business improvements

    • Zeev Collin (CEO, Semitech) — From startup to scaleup: how to manage growth

    • Raj Nihalani, M.D., RAC (CEO, Seven Innovation Hub) — Leveraging clinical innovations in AI and ML for value-based med tech/health tech, digital therapeutics, surgery and robotics

    • Dionne Mejer (CEO, Revenue by Design) — Innovating inside sales for consistent performance

  • Moderators: Join these innovators in strategy, media and marketing as they guide the evening's discussion:

    • Arie Shen (Founder, Madas; Fractional CxO, Executive as a Service)  

    • Cara R. Stewart (Founder & CEO, Altalunas International)

What to Expect:

  • Inspiration: Draw inspiration from the journeys of Orange County’s innovators who've turned challenges into opportunities.

  • Strategies: Learn actionable strategies for fostering innovation within your organization, regardless of size or industry.

  • Networking: Connect with like-minded professionals and potential collaborators who are shaping the future of innovation in Orange County.

Thank You to Our Sponsors and Partners:

Insperity, City of Hope, Smartexe, McDermott + Bull, Zephyr Networks, Inc. and Greater Irvine Chamber.

  • Sponsorship Opportunities: This event presents a unique experience for brands and organizations to align with innovation and leadership. Click here to view sponsorship opportunities. We offer approachable options between $500 and $1,500 to help OC innovators connect with target audiences. For more information or to discuss custom partnerships, contact Cara R. Stewart at or +1 949-290-5563.

Custom Silicon Solutions, Inc.
18021 Cowan, Irvine, CA 92614, USA
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