What an extraordinary achievement…Quad Technologies has been nominated as one of the top 26 finalists in the MassChallenge 2013. Imagine making the final cut in a global competition in which 128 finalists were selected out of a pool of more than 1,200 candidates. NSIV is so proud to have Quad Technologies as a biotech member.
NSIV member Georgia Mitsi of Apptomics is a finalist in the 2013 Female Entrepreneur Challenge. The competition is sponsored by the Center for Women & Enterprise (CWE) and will be part of the 2013 CWE 7th Annual Women Business Leaders Conference.
On Wed, May 22, the North Shore Technology Council’s Business Breakfast will feature Secretary Richard K. Sullivan – Massachusett’s Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs.
NSIV’s CEO Martha Farmer will be moderating a panel discussion hosted by MassBio discussing “How Lab Incubators Will Save the World!” Of course, we believe incubators are heroes for all of humanity in bring innovation to use in the market. Come to the panel and make your own decision.
Start-ups are always pitching. Pitching to customers. Pitching to potential investors. Pitching to team members. Larry Blumsack will help you past all the social media interactions to the all-important face-to-face meeting in this month’s InnoVentures® U.
Ensuring Your Company’s Books are Ready for Government Contracts Many technology startups find that both their first sources of funding and their first sales will come from government agencies. Those sources of revenue and investment come with a myriad of requirements for tracking expenses and coordination of how those funds can be used. This InnoVentures U session will help you understand what is required in your company’s accounting processes and systems to stay in compliance and not spend your entire week managing the bookkeeping.
Come learn about the Massachusetts Life Sciences Center’s Accelerator Loan Program at an informational session on Monday, January 7th, 2013 from 3:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
November’s InnoVentures® University – Building Your Team How to Recruit and Manage your Startup’s Core Team, Board of Advisors and Board of Directors Come join us on Thursday, November 15th for a special panel discussion and presentation by 3 experts in team building and entrepreneurship – Mitch Tyson – Chair of New England Clean Energy Council, Jim Poe – Partner at executive search firm Polachi and Clark Waterfall – Director of BSG Team Ventures. As a part of our monthly InnoVentures University program, North Shore InnoVentures would like to invite you to participate in the discussion and learn from them and each other the goals, pitfalls and best practices in building not only your core team, but also your Boards of Advisors and Directors.
Come meet, interact and network with more than 500 VCs, Corporate VCs, angel investors, investment bankers and CEOs of early stage and emerging growth companies at the prestigious New England Venture Summit being held on December 5th, 2012 at the Hilton in Boston Dedham.
Attention NSIV Members, Mentors, Advisors and Affiliates: Announcing the first of a special series of programs to help your company identify, apply for and secure federal government funding. The first program is specific to NIH but a subsequent program in early December with Tiber Creek Partners will address DoE and DoD opportunities.