Knowledge & Innovation
To foster a thriving, technological community by offering a superior set of resources to plant, grow and sustain businesses with a competitive advantage and achieve recognition for the county as a cradle of innovation.
- Explore cluster cross-collaborations to cultivate partnerships, connections and technological improvements
- Enhance fiber-optic broadband connectivity infrastructure in partnership with the Broadband Consortium of the Pacific Coast Broadband (BCPC) and others
- Collaborate with Cal Poly State University and Cuesta College to support workforce development and augment the region’s startup culture
Host job fairs for local companies and expand industry networking
VICE-CHAIR: Tim Williams, Founder/Chief Executive Officer, Digital West
In collaboration with the Broadband Consortium of the Pacific Coast, cluster members help facilitate assessments of broadband assets and opportunities, and support public policies to help improve the speeds and access to internet connectivity. The cluster also coordinates local employers’ job fairs as a means to hiring top talent and fostering a startup ecosystem for the region.