Monthly Archives: January 2004

Washington Technology Center and the Washington State Investment Board join forces to promote investment in Washington companies

Olympia, WA — With the goal of encouraging investments in Washington-based companies, the Washington Technology Center (WTC) and the Washington State Investment Board (WSIB) have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) that represents a new level of agency collaboration … Continue reading

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Washington companies receive more than $400,000 from Washington Technology Center

Seattle, WA — The Washington Technology Center (WTC) awarded more than $400,000 in funding support to nine companies across the state to help support their research and development programs. Each year through its Research and Technology Development (RTD) program, WTC … Continue reading

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Small Business Services program is launched

Elaine Kong joined WTC in October 2003 as Small Business Services Manager to spearhead the creation of the Small Business Services Program. The goal of this new program is to help small- to medium-size technology companies: — Move towards business … Continue reading

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WTC Angel Network plants seeds

The WTC Angel Network is coming to life across the state. Once tentatively known as the “Seed Capital Network,” The Network will include angel investor groups and funds across the state. For example, a group of investors on the Olympic … Continue reading

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Northwest Energy Technology Collaborative update

The Northwest Energy Technology Collaborative (NWETC) has been involved in several exciting opportunities over the last quarter of 2003. One such project was the participation in Poised for Profit II, the regional study on the economic opportunity in smart energy … Continue reading

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WTC’s Microfab Lab joins the National Nanotechnology Infrastructure Network

The National Science Foundation announced in December 2003 that the National Nanotechnology Infrastructure Network (NNIN) has been awarded to a 12-university team, including the University of Washington. Led by Stanford and Cornell, this 5-year contract provides $14 million per year … Continue reading

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Scanning electron microscope operational in WTC lab

November 20, 2003 marked an important milestone in the Microfabrication Laboratory’s history, as the AMRAY Model 3800 scanning electron microscope (SEM) became operational for the first time since it arrived at the WTC. Donated by Intel from their Ronler Acres … Continue reading

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