Connell, D. (2006), Secrets of the World’s Largest Seed Capital Fund: How the United States Government Uses its Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Programme and Procurement Budgets to Support Small Technology Firms, Centre for Business Research, University of Cambridge.
Connell, D. (2007), Emulating a US Approach to Funding, Library House PCI Briefing, Sep/Oct.
Connell, D. (2007) Cambridge Network Symposium: Strategies for Success; Why Britain Needs a US style Venture Capital Programme, 21 March. Organised and gave keynote presentation.
Connell, D. (2007), Royal United Services Institution; Conference on Innovation in the (Defence) Supply Chain; Why the UK needs a US style SBIR Programme, London 26 April.
Connell, D. (2006) World Bank Knowledge Economy Forum VI Soft Companies and R&D Contracts; the Undervalued Engine of Growth for Knowledge Based Economies, Cambridge, 19 April.
Connell, D. (2006) Cambridge IKC Metrics Symposium (Organised by Alan Hughes); A Venture Capital Perspective, Cambridge.