We believe that talented human capital, mentored startups, and a strong ecosystem drive the innovation economy of Northern California. And this economy is ready to change the world in a way never seen before. The digital and mobile revolutions started here, have transformed the way we live, work, and play. But new technologies, like artificial intelligence, virtual reality, and robotics, will have a bigger impact still.
As major global challenges come to the fore, vital industries, including security + government; energy + transportation; agriculture + health; and education + media are ripe for disruption. The Silicon Valley “technology triangle”, anchored by San Jose, San Francisco, and Sacramento, is uniquely positioned to provide real solutions to these challenges.
Located in the heart of the global innovation economy, Impact will tap into the most exciting opportunities coming from the region’s top research labs or tiny garages. By investing with us, you too will help find the solutions for tomorrow.
Impact’s Entrepreneur’s Showcase Innovation Programs ignite, accelerate, and capitalize hundreds of startups that are building companies to address global challenges in the areas of clean energy, food, water, healthcare, digital security, and civic technology.
Through Impact’s Entrepreneurs Campuses and partnerships with universities, corporation and investors, Impact connects startups with resources like financial and human capital, office space, and support services to help them grow their businesses.
The Tech Triangle region has a number of innate competitive advantages that will allow our entrepreneurs to compete with anyone in these “global challenges” industries.
Unparalleled access to world-class technology, talent and capital.
Unique ability to influence policy in the highly regulated industries of the world’s 6th largest economy.
Weather and soil fertility make perfect environment to focus on Global Challenges industires
Relevant world-class research with focus on commercialization at leading campuses including Stanford, Berkeley and UC Davis.