Navigation Links
Applications Due This Month for SPIE Startup Challenge at Photonics West 2014
Date:11/14/2013

Bellingham, Washington, USA (PRWEB) November 13, 2013

Photonics entrepreneurs have through 1 December to enter the SPIE Startup Challenge, an opportunity to pitch their light-based technology products to a team of business development experts and venture capitalists. The annual competition is held during SPIE Photonics West at the Moscone Center in San Francisco. Dates for the upcoming event are 1-6 February 2014.

First prize is $10,000 plus $5,000 in products from Edmund Optics, second prize $5,000, and third prize $2,500. Each of the eight finalists will also receive sponsorship to attend the Entrepreneurship Academies, a week-long entrepreneur boot camp organized by University of California, Davis.

Hosted by SPIE, the international society for optics and photonics, the event is supported by Founding Sponsor Jenoptik along with TRUMPF, Open Photonics, Edmund Optics, and Knobbe Martens.

Eligible applicants must present an optics or photonics technology or application as the basis for a viable new business. Because the event focuses on new businesses and potential startups, established companies must be pre-revenue at the time of the competition and may not have sold any products.

Written applications will be evaluated by a team of expert judges, who will select 20 applicants to deliver private oral pitches during Photonics West. A second panel of judges will select the top eight pitches from the private semi-final round. The public final round will take place Wednesday 5 February, with the judges deciding the top three pitches and
'/>"/>

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related biology technology :

1. Advances for Food Safety, Energy, Security and More on the Program for SPIE Micro+Nano Materials, Devices, and Applications
2. Global Aptamers Market Technology Trend Analysis Market Report 2013-2018: Therapeutics, Diagnostics, Biosensors, Biomarker/Drug Discovery & Applications
3. CIRTEMO to Launch Multivariate Optical Element Platform for Neuroscience Applications
4. Tunisia Hosts First African Summer School on Optics and Applications to Sustainable Development
5. Microparticles and Applications in Assays and Endpoints, New Life Science Webinar Hosted by Xtalks
6. Rudolf Kingslake Medal Awarded by SPIE for TNO Paper on Color Image Fusion for Night-Vision Applications
7. New Drug Applications, FDA Approvals, Approved Acquisitions, Divestitures and Licensing Agreements - Research Report on Merck, Allergan, Mylan, AstraZeneca, and GlaxoSmithKline
8. Direct Drive Rotary Tables for CNC Machining Applications
9. New Peltier Temperature Controller for Electronic Applications
10. XY Stages for High Speed Microscopy Applications
11. Powerful, Easy-to-Use Temperature Control for Respirometry Applications
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/17/2014)... Xeno Diagnostics has again received ... recent COLA inspection. Xeno has met all criteria ... accreditation organization. Accreditation is earned only by laboratories ... operations, demonstrate continued accuracy in the performance of ... survey. , While the Laboratory Excellence ...
(Date:12/17/2014)... 2014  Vermillion, Inc. (NASDAQ: VRML ), ... announced the next step in its expanded strategy to ... with the naming of current Chief Operating Officer, ... while current Chairman of the Board and CEO ... These changes are effective January 1, 2015. ...
(Date:12/17/2014)... , Dec. 17, 2014 Tigercat ... Phase 2 study evaluating the investigational oral NK-1 ... patients with severe, chronic itch who are unresponsive ... care, including topical steroids and antihistamines. ... in Visual Analog Scale (VAS) itch score from ...
(Date:12/15/2014)... PETACH TIKVAH, Israel , Dec. 15, ... BCLI ), a leading developer of adult stem cell ... Brainstorm Cell Therapeutics Ltd. was awarded a grant of ... Office of the Chief Scientist (OCS).  This is the ... grant support from the Office of the Chief Scientist, ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Xeno Diagnostics Receives 3rd Award for Laboratory Excellence 2Vermillion Names Valerie Palmieri CEO; James LaFrance to continue as Chairman of Board 2Vermillion Names Valerie Palmieri CEO; James LaFrance to continue as Chairman of Board 3Vermillion Names Valerie Palmieri CEO; James LaFrance to continue as Chairman of Board 4Velocity Pharmaceutical Development, LLC and Tigercat Pharma, Inc. Announce Phase 2 Results for VPD-737 in Patients With Chronic Pruritus 2Velocity Pharmaceutical Development, LLC and Tigercat Pharma, Inc. Announce Phase 2 Results for VPD-737 in Patients With Chronic Pruritus 3Velocity Pharmaceutical Development, LLC and Tigercat Pharma, Inc. Announce Phase 2 Results for VPD-737 in Patients With Chronic Pruritus 4BrainStorm Receives $1,100,000 for its 8th Annual Non-Dilutive Grant from Israel's Chief Scientist Office 2BrainStorm Receives $1,100,000 for its 8th Annual Non-Dilutive Grant from Israel's Chief Scientist Office 3
... (Becton,Dickinson and Company) (NYSE: BDX ), a global medical ... investor healthcare,conferences:, Bear Stearns 10th Annual London Healthcare ... Time (4:45 a.m. U. S. Eastern Daylight Savings Time), ... 20, 2008 10:15 a.m. Eastern Daylight Savings Time ...
... KNDL ), a,leading, global full-service clinical research organization, ... PharmD, and,President and Chief Operating Officer Chris Bergen ... the company,s common stock over,a designated period. The ... long-term strategy for tax planning and asset diversification ...
... Therapeutics,Inc. (Nasdaq: HALO ), a biopharmaceutical company ... today announced,that it will release financial results for ... after market close on Thursday, March 13, 2008., ... Officer, Gregory Frost,PhD, Vice President and Chief Scientific ...
Cached Biology Technology:Kendle Leaders Adopt 10b5-1 Trading Plans 2Halozyme Therapeutics to Hold Pipeline Update Conference Call on March 14 2
(Date:12/17/2014)... 2014 The Defense Logistics Agency is ... detect and prevent counterfeit microcircuits from entering into ... started performing an in-house microcircuit anti-counterfeit initiative dubbed ... of purchased microcircuits while increasing their reliability throughout ... will be conducted at DLA,s Electronics Product Test ...
(Date:12/17/2014)... , Dec. 16, 2014  Automation is ... this more evident than at international borders. Over ... document scanners have allowed veteran travelers to self ... Passport Control (APC) Kiosks at an increasing number ... globe. According to Maxine ...
(Date:12/11/2014)... SALEM, N.C. , Dec. 10, 2014  That blood ... for quite a while. Hypertension – the medical term for ... in the early 1800s, and the inflatable cuff that,s used ... That doesn,t, however, mean there,s nothing new about hypertension, its ... some long-held beliefs about the condition and the best ways ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Defense Logistics Agency Launches DNA Marking Capability to Strengthen Microcircuit Supply Chain 2Defense Logistics Agency Launches DNA Marking Capability to Strengthen Microcircuit Supply Chain 3Automated Border Control (ABC) Transforms the Global Travel Experience With More Than 2500 ABC eGates and APC Kiosks Deployed In Airports, Seaports, and Land Borders Worldwide 2Research points to need for new approaches to treatment of high blood pressure 2Research points to need for new approaches to treatment of high blood pressure 3Research points to need for new approaches to treatment of high blood pressure 4
... The biotech industry boosted farming across the globe to ... to 2009, according to the latest analysis published in the ... the increase in net farm income, the farm level benefit ... study,s authors estimate that almost half of that was derived ...
... Md. (Sept. 19, 2011) Dietary salt intake and ... high blood pressure. Each packs its own punch, but when ... than the sum of their individual contributions. Discovering the molecular ... scientists, but research led by Toshiro Fujita, MD, professor and ...
... Bremerhaven, 19 September 2011. Earth warming will presumably not ... South Pacific Ocean. This is the conclusion drawn by ... clam shells and wood from the Antarctic. The growth ... a climate rhythm over the South Pacific during the ...
Cached Biology News:The benefits of biotech 2Abnormal activation of a protein may explain deadly link between high salt intake and obesity 250-million-year-old clam shells provide indications of future of El Nino phenomenon 2
... slides were designed to study protein expression patterns ... Tissue slices from three different species are ... be treated as a single histological slide for ... hybridization. This format allows a rapid analysis ...
... Gene Pulser Xcell microbial system, 100 ... used for electroporation of bacterial and ... main unit, PC module for exponential ... sterile cuvettes (5 each of 0.1 ...
... Soybean-Casein Digest Medium (TSB), USP is ... recommended for general laboratory use. Due to ... Peptone, the medium will support growth of ... serum, etc. , Product conforms to United ...
... (MSTA) slides were designed to study protein expression ... species. Tissue slices from three different species ... then be treated as a single histological slide ... hybridization. This format allows a rapid ...
Biology Products: