The Disruption of Business: The Evolution of Regional Public Policy Related To The Promotion of Technology Innovation. January 20, 2016

Comments To The Raleigh Chamber of Commerce

Thomas E. Vass, President, The Private Capital Market, Inc.

Four Main Points Today:
First Point: How best to define technology, and how to know disruptive technology before it disrupts you.
Second point: Should Raleigh and Wake County, and the RTP promote technology innovation if it disrupts status quo market relationships?
Point three: Innovation Economics requires a new type of regional crowdfunded capital market infrastructure
Fourth Point: What should economic development professionals at the Chamber of Commerce and local governments do to promote regional innovation economic development?