Entrepreneur Services

Expert Network

The CLSI Expert Network, a project of the California Life Sciences Institute, enables life sciences startups to connect with industry professionals for answers to your questions about establishing and growing a successful new life science company.

The CLSI Expert Network is staffed by highly-experienced experts in business planning, capital formation & partnering, clinical trials, communications, commercial & marketing strategy, facilities, finance, grants, insurance, intellectual property, human resources, leadership/executive teams, legal, operations & administration, outsourcing, pre-clinical planning, recruitment, regulatory affairs, reimbursement and market access, and more.
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Take advantage of invaluable feedback from our Expert Network:

  • Connect to resources and individuals qualified to supply practical advice on advancing your startup to the next level
  • Receive fundraising guidance from traditional and new sources of capital
  • Benefit from coaching on how to develop a sound business plan and communicate your vision to investors and partners
  • Gain insight, confidence and the ability to attract funding and quality team members

Our Objective is to Help You

The CLSI Expert Network exists to nurture the next generation of innovative life science companies. Network experts are available to help entrepreneurs define issues, set objectives and identify critical resources. Use of the Network is not intended to substitute for the engagement of paid service providers.

How to Apply
Start by contacting our Expert Network directly by completing a brief online application. Once you have submitted an application, you will be referred within five business days to an advisor with expertise suited to your needs. Please read and agree to the (1) Terms and Conditions and (2) Confidential Information Policy in order to submit an on-line application.

For more information, contact Lori Lindburg at