BARBARA BRY: Innovator/Investor Bry and Alliant President Cox
To Join Supervisor Dave Roberts at Make It In America
Barbara Bry, recently appointed to the National Advisory Council on Innovation and Entrepreneurship, and Geoff Cox, president of Alliant International University, will join San Diego County Supervisor Dave Roberts in opening the Make It In America conference Wednesday Nov. 19 at the California Center for the Arts in Escondido. The conference begins at 9 a.m.
Steve Hsia, director general of the Taipei Economic and Cultural Office, in Los Angeles, will discuss ways both countries can collaborate economically and culturally 11 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 19
Bry, COO of Blackbird Ventures in La Jolla, was appointed to the special council by U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker. Referring to the council, Bry said, "They look like an amazing, diverse group from all over the country: from universities, from the venture community, from workforce development. I think they’ve actually played a role in having a meaningful national conversation about innovation, and I think it’s because of the people involved."