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3rd Annual Technology and Innovation Expo

October 21, 2011, Nicole Trainor


The College of Business is proud to be a sponsor of the 3rd Annual SIU Technology and Innovation Expo October 24-28. The Innovation Week is five days of special events that highlight the innovative spirit, technological innovation and entrepreneurship found around the University and throughout the region.

Events during Innovation Week will demonstrate SIU’s commitment to maximizing its positive economic impacts on the region, and run a wide gamut of efforts from workshops, to presentations of new inventions, and panel discussions by emerging entrepreneurs. The programming includes the Lunch-n-Learn Intellectual Property Workshop on Oct. 24, Venture into New International Markets on Oct. 25, the Entrepreneurship Speaker Series on Oct. 26, Trends in Raising Capital and Valuation of Early-Stage Companies on Oct. 27 and wraps up with the Third Annual SIU Carbondale Technology and Innovation Expo and ribbon-cutting for the new Saluki Innovation Lab on Oct. 28.

All events take place at the Dunn-Richmond Economic Development Center at 150 E. Pleasant Hill Road in Carbondale. You must pre-register for most of the events. Call (618)453-3805 or email sbdc@siu.edu for more info.