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2018 Innovation & Entrepreneurship Day at the State Capitol–March 1

- March 1, 2018
8:00 am - 3:30 pm
West Virginia State Capitol
1900 Kanawha Boulevard, East
Charleston, WV 25305

 

TechConnect West Virginia and the TransTech Energy Business Development Program are pleased to announce that registration is open for the 2018 Innovation & Entrepreneurship Day at the State Capitol.

Join us as we gather at the State Capitol to showcase the state’s Innovation Economy and create a stronger community of entrepreneurs and innovators.  Network around the Capitol Rotunda with Legislators, key State officials, manufacturers, innovators, entrepreneurs and colleagues.

Set up exhibits or demos in the House and Senate hallways for your company or organization.  Join us for lunch in the lower level Capitol Rotunda.

Celebrate the 2018 winners of the Governor’s Award for Excellence in Industrial Energy Efficiency and the Governor’s Award for Leadership in Advanced Green Manufacturing, as well as TechConnect’s Spirit of Innovation Awards.

Register here!

 

Agenda

Wednesday, February 28

4:00-5:30       Exhibit set-up

Thursday, March 1

(Please note:  You cannot enter the Capitol before 8:00 am and must leave the building by 5:30 pm.)

8:00-8:30 am  Exhibit set-up

8:15 am            Registration opens at the IOF-WV exhibit in the 2nd floor Rotunda

8:30 am            Exhibits open in the Senate and House hallways and Rotunda

12:00 pm         Luncheon in Lower Rotunda

12:30 pm         Awards presentation

TechConnect Spirit of Innovation Awards

TransTech Program Awards:

Governor’s Award for Excellence in Industrial Energy Efficiency

Governor’s Award for Leadership in Advanced Green Manufacturing

1:30 pm           Exhibits open in the Senate and House hallways and Rotunda

3:30 pm           Events Conclude

Local Accommodations

A block of rooms is being held for participants at the Charleston Marriott. Call (304)-345-6500 by February 14th and ask for the West Virginia University rate of $110. Government rates may be available.

Fees

General attendance and exhibit visitation – no cost.

Exhibit $15 per table; Lunch $15 per person

Sponsored by:

TechConnect West Virginia and the TransTech Energy Research & Business Development Program