Innovation Lab Tour Details

Hosted By

Kara Bortone, Ph.D.

Head JLABS San Diego
Johnson & Johnson

At JLABS San Diego you will have the opportunity to exchange ideas with our subject matter experts, meet members of the JLABS team, and test drive the latest technology. Join us to learn about new creative and ways JLABS is helping innovators and entrepreneurs unleash the potential of their early scientific discoveries.

Join us on March 7th at JLABS San Diego to engage with industry peers as well as:

  • A guided tour of the 40,000 square foot research facility
  • A chance to learn about the no-strings attached, capital efficient facility for emerging life science companies first hand
  • See how Johnson & Johnson Innovation enables companies to discover and develop solutions to healthcare challenges

About Johnson & Johnson

Johnson & Johnson Innovation: JLABS San Diego Innovation Lab Tour is a global network of open innovation ecosystems, enabling and empowering innovators to create and accelerate the delivery of life-saving, life-enhancing health and wellness solutions to patients around the world. JLABS achieves this by providing the optimal environment for emerging companies to catalyze growth and optimize their research and development by opening them to vital industry connections,...Read More


  • 10:15am


  • 10:30am

    Executive Roundtable on Aligning Growth Vision and Innovation Strategy

  • 11:30am

    Networking Brunch

  • 12:30pm

    Depart Hotel for Johnson & Johnson Innovation: JLABS San Diego Innovation Lab

  • 1:00pm

    Check-In and Welcome

  • 1:15pm

    Innovation Center Immersion

  • 1:45pm

    Spotlight on Johnson and Johnson Innovation Strategy: A Conversation with
    Kara Bortone, Head JLABS San Diego

  • 2:30pm

    Beverages and Hors d'oeuvres

  • 3:00pm

    Shuttle Returns to the Hilton San Diego Resort & Spa


Growth Innovation Leadership Council Members

Members receive complimentary admission to the Johnson & Johnson: JLABS San Diego Innovation Lab Tour.
Lunch and transportation included


Non-members are invited to participate in the Johnson & Johnson: JLABS San Diego Innovation Lab Tour: $395.
Lunch and transportation included

Participants of Medical Technologies: A Frost & Sullivan Executive MindXchange events can attend the Johnson & Johnson: JLABS San Diego Innovation Lab Tour for $100! Click here for full details.
Lunch and transportation included


3210 Merryfield Row
San Diego, CA 92121

From San Diego International Airport
From Hilton San Diego Resort & Spa

contact Us

The Growth Innovation Leadership Council, a Frost & Sullivan Professional Development Community, is the world's foremost member-driven, global business leadership network for senior-level executives of the most innovative industries and business functions.

We welcome any questions, ideas or insights you have about the Growth Innovation Leadership Council and its programs. If you are interested in being a speaker or a contributor to our content library, this is a great place to share your information.

Our Contact Information:

Brittney Gasca
Membership Services Manager
Frost & Sullivan
P: 210-247-2400