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GHTCP grant funding available for health technologies — apply by Nov. 30

Grant awards up to $300,000 are available from the Global Health Technology Competitiveness Program, a new program created in the 2010 special session of the State of Washington’s 61st Legislature. According to the RFP from the Washington Global Health Alliance, … Continue reading

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MITEF smart grid event – Nov. 10 – Bellevue

“High Tech to Smart Grid: How Technology Entrepreneurs Can Find Opportunities in the Smart Grid Revolution” MIT Enterprise Forum Wednesday, November, 10, 2010 Reception 5:00 pm, Program 6:30 to 8:15 pm Theater at Meydenbauer Center, Bellevue Smart Grid is an … Continue reading

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WBBA: Innovative Investing in Global Health – Nov. 3, 2010 – Seattle

Washington Biotechnology & Biomedical Association presents “Innovative Investing in Global Health: What’s in it for your organization?” on Wednesday November 3, 2010 from 5-7 p.m. at Seattle Biomedical Research Institute. Program panelists include moderator Melinda Moree of BIO Ventures for … Continue reading

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Current SBIR/STTR funding opportunities

The current alert from Pacific Northwest National Laboratory’s SBIR/STTR Alerting Service includes: ·         NIH/CDC SBIR Contract Solicitation Deadline Reminder ·         NSF FY-2011 STTR Opens ·         DOC NOAA FY2011 SBIR Solicitation Opens ·         EPA and NSF SBIR Opportunities for Environmental Technology ·         … Continue reading

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TREN event: Trade Secrets – the quiet alternative to patents – Nov. 16, 2010 – Richland, WA

The Three Rivers Entrepreneur Network presents its November seminar: “Trade Secrets — the quiet alternative to patents.” For the intellectual property owner seeking to intelligently manage its portfolio, trade secrets are a key element that should not be overlooked. Jeff … Continue reading

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Alliance of Angels 10-Minute Pitch Clinic for entrepreneurs – Nov. 8, 2010 – Seattle

The Alliance of Angels 10-Minute Pitch Clinic is an educational event tailored specifically to entrepreneurs on how to effectively pitch a startup business plan to angel investors. The clinic includes an overview of Alliance of Angels rigorous four-step process, in-depth … Continue reading

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"State of Manufacturing in Washington" poll results

Impact Washington will be revealing the results of a comprehensive survey of 400 Washington manufacturers at a series of events statewide in November, December and January. Results will also be available in November on the organization’s website. Learn more at … Continue reading

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Kim Zentz of Sirti receives innovator of the year award

Congratulations to Kim Zentz, executive director of Sirti (and a WTC board member), who was honored with the Ken Grunzweig Innovator of the Year award at the 13th Annual Catalyst Awards held by Greater Spokane Incorporated. Learn more at Greater … Continue reading

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WTIA: Predictions for 2011 – Nov. 17, 2010 – Seattle

What major acquisitions will we see in 2011?  Where will Google’s stock price end up?  Which local start-up companies will gain the most traction?  John Cook will also pull out last year’s predictions and we’ll find out who was correct … Continue reading

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Washington Future Energy Conference – Nov. 9-10, 2010 – Seattle

Presented by the Washington State Department of Commerce and the Northwest Environmental Business Council, this unique event offers a forum to connect those developing strategies for energy security and economic development with the businesses making it happen. Learn more at … Continue reading

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