Innovation Night is La Jolla Playhouse’s premier networking event. Each year, Innovation Night attracts 400 industry leaders from San Diego’s life sciences, high-tech and associated service industries for an extraordinary evening of cocktails, food, mingling and world-premiere theatre.
Guests are invited to browse an Innovation Gallery featuring cutting-edge technologies, interact with scientists and high-tech creators and hear from some of the leading minds of science today.
5:00 pm – Hosted Reception and Innovation Gallery
7:30 pm – Performance of The Squirrels by Robert Askins, Directed by Christopher Ashley
2018 HONORARY CHAIR
Gregory T. Lucier, Chairman and CEO, Nuvasive Inc.
FOUNDER & CO-CHAIR
Dr. Ivor Royston, Viracta Therapeutics
Randall L. Clark, Chief Human Resources Officer and Chief Administrative Officer for SDG&E
Brian Dovey, Partner, Domain Associates
Michael “Mick” Farrell, CEO, ResMed
Kay Gurtin, Partner, Gurtin Municipal Bond Management
Clark E. Guy, Managing Director, U.S. Trust, Bank of America Private Wealth Managment
Joe Panetta, President & CEO, Biocom
Don Rosenberg, Executive Vice President, General Counsel & Secretary, Qualcomm Incorporated
Tim Scott, CEO, TEGA Therapeutics
Susan Tousi, Senior Vice President, Product Development at Illumina
2018 PRESENTING SPONSOR
Gurtin Municipal Bond Management