Unleashing Startup Innovation: Partnership Strategy for Corporates – Participant’s guidebook

The event takes place in the San Francsico Bay Area at Illumina Inc., 200 Lincoln Centre Dr, Foster City, CA 94404 on Friday, November 4th, 2022.  *Please park near Building D and check in at the lobby.

Our program, including agendas, hosts and some attendees is available here. We expect a total of 20-30 attendees this year.  The program begins right on time at 10am PT.  You can look forward to plenty of one-on-one time during breaks throughout the morning, as well as intense collaboration during our structured activities.  The event is held under the Chatham House Rule — we’ll agree together not to reveal names or employers so you can feel free to tell your stories and share the lessons you learn.

Yes, you’ll have two opportunities to meet others. 

  • The evening of Nov 3rd we will be hosting an After/Pre-party with InnoLead from 6p – 8p at an Innovation Center in the Silicon Valley.  Please RSVP here so we know you’re coming!  
  • The morning of the Unleashing event, Nov 4th, we invite you to an informal breakfast at 9am.

For the latest recommendations please visit the California Department of Public Health.

We will notify you of any site-specific requirements that arise.  
Masks will be available onsite.  

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Free self-parking is readily available onsite at Illumina Accelerator.  *Please park near building D and check in at the lobby.

Please click to download our whitepaper for some shared background on how the event works and on shared language.  You’re also welcome to learn more about the discussion hosts via their social links on the Unleashing Startup Innovation page. Come with your burning questions, challenges, opportunities, and stories!

We’ll send you one or two brief reminders before the meeting, with some guidance on how to optimize your Annual Meeting experience. We look forward to seeing you on Friday, Nov 4th to kick off Unleashing Startup Innovation!