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Upcoming Events

2019 Women & Technology Conference October 21, 2019 2021-04-14 2021-04-14 2021-04-14 2021-04-14 1970-01-01 2021-04-14 2021-04-14 2021-04-14 2021-04-14 2021-04-14 2021-04-14 2021-04-14 2021-04-14 2021-04-14 1970-01-01 2021-04-14

Government Contracting Training Sessions – May 2021

May 5, 2021

Presented as part of the AIM Higher Consortium This series of four introductory workshops about contracting with the federal government is aimed at manufacturers and small businesses that may wish to explore selling products or services to federal agencies. The series is presented as part of the AIM Higher Consortium, a wide-ranging program funded by the […]

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SBIR-STTR Bootcamps – 2021

January 7, 2021

Bridging the Ecosystem in Science & Technology in West Virginia “BEST In West Virginia” Do you have an idea or invention that can improve our country? If so, you could receive a portion of the more than $3 billion offered each year by the Federal government through the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small […]

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Intellectual Property Seminars with the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office – April 5-26, 2021

April 5, 2021

As part of the “BEST in West Virginia” program, presented by TechConnect West Virginia and the West Virginia Small Business Development Center, we are pleased to partner with the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office on a series of seminars in April on intellectual property: Intellectual Property 101 Unfamiliar with patents, trademarks, copyrights, and trade secrets? […]

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Past Events

2019 Women & Technology Conference

October 21, 2019

TechConnect’s Women & Technology Conference encourages girls and women to pursue STEM careers.

Innovation and Entrepreneurship Day at the State Capitol on Jan. 10, 2019

January 10, 2019

Join us to showcase innovation and entrepreneurship in West Virginia!

Angel Investor Workshop

Pitching Angel Investors: What To Expect, How To Prepare Presentations by: Eric Dobson, CEO, Angel Capital Group Scott Ewing, COO, Angel Capital Group   Workshop Presentations: TechConnectWV_Sep2018_Combined_Brief_Distribution_Part1 TechConnectWV_Sep2018_Combined_Brief_Distribution_Part2 TechConnectWV_Sep2018_Combined_Brief_Distribution_Part3 TechConnectWV_Sep2018_Combined_Brief_Distribution_Part4 Heuristics_ACG-TCWV How to Get to a WOW_ACG-TCWV   This event was a unique opportunity to learn how angel investors select – and de-select – entrepreneurs and […]

Nov. 15, 2018 – Coding & Cyber Summit

Join us on November 15 to be a part of how West Virginia is diversifying its economy and preparing workers for coding, cyber and other tech jobs.

Sept. 10, 2018 – Women & Technology Conference

September 10, 2018

The Women & Technology Conference, an initiative of TechConnectWV, addresses the under-representation of women in fields of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM). The conference aims to encourage women involved in technology education and research, private enterprises, the public sector, investing, and entrepreneurship.

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

  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 […]

WV Coding & Cyber Summit

Join us for the 2017 Coding & Cyber Summit and learn how West Virginia is preparing its workforce for jobs in these sectors, which have thousands of unfilled positions.

Women & Technology Conference — June 26, 2017

The Women and Technology Conference addresses the under-representation of women in fields of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM). The conference aims to encourage women involved in technology education and research, private enterprises, the public sector, investing, and entrepreneurship.

7th Annual WV Bioscience Summit–April 25

The Bioscience Association of West Virginia will host the 7th Annual West Virginia Bioscience Summit on Tuesday, April 25, 2017 at the Waterfront Place Hotel in Morgantown, West Virginia. State and regional leaders – from the life sciences, academia and government – will inform, educate and inspire attendees on a variety of topics, such as the incredible innovation coming out of state biotech companies, university commercialization activities, funding opportunities and much more.

SBIR Lunch & Learn–April 18

Entrepreneurs and small business owners who want to advance innovative concepts through the commercialization process can explore federal funding opportunities during an SBIR Lunch & Learn April 18 at the Robert C. Byrd Institute (RCBI) in Huntington.