Dive into the Central Coast’s Economic Future: Startup Connect Recordings Now Available!

The Monterey Bay DART and the Institute for Innovation & Economic Development (iiED) hosted a dynamic Startup Connect meeting on Tuesday, January 9th. This virtual event brought together regional industry leaders to offer a comprehensive economic outlook for the Central Coast in 2024 and beyond. From Economic Development, Advanced Air Mobility, AgTech, and Hydrogen Power to Healthcare and Tourism, the presentations covered a diverse range of sectors. They offered a deep dive into their respective fields, brimming with valuable data, actionable insights, and inspiring visions for the future.

Missed the event? The wait is over! We’re thrilled to announce that all presentations are now available for public viewing HERE.

Ready to unlock the potential of the Central Coast’s future? Head over to the presentations below and start exploring! Whether you’re a seasoned entrepreneur, an aspiring innovator, or simply curious about the economic pulse of the region, there’s something for everyone in this treasure trove of knowledge.

Quinn Brady, Uplift Central Coast

Walt Duflock, Western Growers

Teresa Savage, See Monterey

Meg Burke Dingae, Montage Health

Dan Coughlin, Joby Aviation

Kevin Pease, PG&E - Conclusion & Wrap-up