Innovation Activation Council

The Valor Innovation Activation Council is composed of conscious global leaders who are active change-makers and relationship builders in tech. Members get an advantaged first look at new technology being developed for the enterprise in areas like artificial intelligence, security, network optimization, and risk management. Together, we prize critical conversations and member-to-member engagement.


Council members are currently sitting:

  • Chief Information Officers,
  • Chief Innovation Officers,
  • Corporate Venture Capital leaders and
  • Chief Technology Officers 

at enterprise companies with 500 or more employees.


Topics are set by the council as key to their success in the enterprise.  Current topics include:

  • Blockchain
  • Security
  • AI 
  • Quantum computing
  • Acquisition strategy
  • Risk planning


Members inform each other in a peer-to-peer process informed by site visits to member companies and curated private events.

  • First look at cyber, AI and tech startups focused on the enterprise for private trials and betas
  • Deep dive topical calls
  • Private benchmarks for enterprise tech
  • Private events
  • Site visits to member offices
  • Curated national-level speaking and media opportunities

To curate substantive member-member relationships, the Council has only 24 members.

Inquire about openings in the council by emailing Council@Valor.VC.

The best way to approach the council is through the introduction of an existing council member.


Innovator's Breakfast

February 24 Atlanta Tech Park

Intrapreneurship Summit

March - Atlanta Tech Park (Peachtree Corners)

Bay Area Startup Pilot

March Activation Breakfast Ritz Carlton Half Moon Bay

Startup Runway Mock Board

May 2 - The Gathering Spot, Atlanta