Event Calendar

For information about events of interest to the U.Va. and local innovation communities, browse our calendar listings below. For additional events and programs focusing on innovation and entrepreneurship, see the links in the left-hand menu.

Jan
05
January 5, 2015
3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Call in and participate in this important conference call from the comfort of your own office.  The call will begin with an update on the current financial affairs of Virginia, focusing on the impact of the state budget crisis on our traditional priorities and a report on pre-filed bills of interest, from longtime Virginia Bio lobbyist Myles Louria of Hunton & Williams. Va Bio will then ask members on the call to share information they may have on issues which are relevant. Those on the call will also share the nationwide perspectives of Bio, PhRMA and AdvaMed on the state level issues which may present themselves during the upcoming legislative season.

The event is members only. Interested parties my sign register here

Jan
13
January 13, 2015
11:00 am to 12:00 pm

The second opportunity in a series of webinars focused on the Commonwealth Research Commercialization Fund (CRCF) this session focuses on the application process and will provide attendees with tips for preparing strong propsoals.The goal of the CRCF program is to advance science- and technology-based research development and to promote commercialization to drive economic growth in the commonwealth of Virginia. The CRCF also aims to create and foster technology companies with a large amount of potential and to encourage collaboration in between the public and private sectors. The CIT webinar homepage regarding the CRCF process can be located here

Those interested may retgister here

Questions can be directed to CRCF [at] cit.org

Jan
13
January 13, 2015
11:45 am to 12:30 pm

The Northern Virginia Technology Council Veterans Employment Initiative has created a series of free Webinars with the intent of educating Human Resource professionals, recruiters, hiring managers CEOs and COOs on the best practices in veteran hiring. During these live monthly webinars experts from NVTC member companies as well as federal and state government agencies will equip attendees with tips and tools to aid them with veteran hiring. The webinar will be followed by a question and answer session.
 

Those interested can register here

Questions can be directed to rferry [at] nvtc.org

Jan
15
January 15, 2015
11:00 am to 12:00 pm

The third webinar associated wtih the CRCF program; this session focuses on completing the budget and budget narrative,The goal of the CRCF program is to advance science- and technology-based research development and to promote commercialization to drive economic growth in the commonwealth of Virginia. The CRCF also aims to create and foster technology companies with a large amount of potential and to encourage collaboration in between the public and private sectors. An in depth summary of the skills that you will gain can be found here

Those interested in completing the program may register here

Questions may be directed to CRCF [at] cit.org