San Diego

ThinkTank's Global StrategyWe are constantly searching for the world’s best entrepreneurs that have a great business ideas. Once we identify a promising opportunity, we bring the principals of their company to San Diego to participate in one of our programs while offering them all the benefits and support of San Diego’s regional venture-ecosystem.Upon graduation from our programs,It is our goal to convince the business to stay in San Diego and help the local economy thrive.

San Diego: World Smart City

National Geographic Channel features San Diego as the only U.S. city in its acclaimed documentary series “World’s Smart Cities”. San Diego was chosen for its strong technology sector, local innovators, green practices, smart public planning and an unparalleled quality of life.

National Geographic Channel’s “World’s Smart Cities: San Diego” documentary is an unprecedented exploration of the 8th largest U.S. city where technology, talent and innovation create a new urban environment – one that will emerge as a leading city in the 21st century.

National Geographic’s World’s Smartest Cities

What Makes San Diego Special for Start-ups?Recognized as one of the world’s leading tech hubs, San Diego's innovation economy is anchored by established life science, communications, cleantech and software industries fueled by a collaborative culture and sophisticated support systems focused on commercializing research and growing entrepreneurial, knowledge-based companies.


Associations Supporting Our Start-Up Economy