Navigation Links
West Michigan Science & Technology Initiative Seeks Exhibitors for Annual Life Science Showcase
Date:2/19/2008

A Night at the Museum to be held April 17, 2008

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Feb. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- The West Michigan Science & Technology Initiative (WMSTI) is accepting exhibitor applications from life science companies for the fourth annual Life Science Business Showcase, Night at the Museum, to be held Thursday, April 17 at 6:30 p.m.

Night at the Museum is seeking regional exhibitors from across the life science spectrum, ranging from up-and-coming startups in pharma research to established manufacturers of specialty medical devices. WMSTI's annual event will be held at the Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts (UICA) in downtown Grand Rapids and provides life science companies the opportunity to display their work to a targeted audience of key business leaders from across Michigan. Last year's Showcase drew more than 500 attendees and included over 50 exhibitors.

"We have a limited number of exhibitor opportunities remaining and are urging interested companies to secure their spots as soon as possible. It has been a very active year for the life science community across West Michigan, and WMSTI's annual showcase gives organizations a unique opportunity to highlight their progress," said Linda Chamberlain, executive director of WMSTI. "WMSTI and its partners are very proud of the event's established reputation as the premiere gathering of community leaders and life science innovators."

Night at the Museum event sponsors are Autocam Medical, Axios Incorporated, Inrad, MEDC, Michigan Radio, MSU College of Human Medicine, Rose Technologies, Saint Mary's Health Care, Smith Haughey Rice & Roegge, Spectrum Health, Van Andel Institute, Warner Norcross & Judd and WZZM 13.

Companies interested in exhibiting at the Life Science Business Showcase should visit http://showcase.wmsti.org for more information. The fee to exhibit is $350 and includes exhibit space, two tickets to the event, a website listing, program listing, and additional promotional opportunities. The deadline to register is March 27th, 2008.

About West Michigan Science & Technology Initiative

The West Michigan Science & Technology Initiative is a partnership between the Right Place, Inc., Van Andel Research Institute, Grand Valley State University, the City of Grand Rapids and Grand Rapids Community College, Spectrum Health, Saint Mary's Health Care and Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Hospital. Its mission is to grow and diversify the community economy by creating an environment that inspires innovation and supports the commercialization of science and technology. Since its inception, the Initiative has assisted more than 70+ clients in commercialization of new products, including funding through receipt of over $7M in federal and state grant awards. The Initiative has also supported projects and the creation of businesses, such as ClinXus(TM) and Grand River Aseptic Pharmaceutical Packaging that build regional life sciences commercialization infrastructure.


'/>"/>
SOURCE West Michigan Science & Technology Initiative
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related biology technology :

1. GlaxoSmithKline Recognizes University of Michigans Dr. Daniel F. Hayes as the First Recipient of the Gianni Bonadonna Breast Cancer Award
2. Michigan Life Sciences Pipeline to Kick Off MichBio Expo
3. MichBio Issues 2007/8 Michigan Life Sciences Directory and Resources Guide
4. MichBio Announces Student Career Day at Michigan State University
5. Michigan Life Science Network to Form Two New Virtual Companies
6. Michigan Catholic Conference Responds to Formation of Embryonic Stem Cell Research Ballot Committee
7. Michigan Life Science Network: Virtual Companies Get Global Reception
8. Ann Arbor SPARK Receives $3.75M from Michigans Company Formation & Growth Fund
9. YM BIOSCIENCES ANNOUNCES COMPLIANCE WITH AIM RULE 26
10. Selection of Development Candidate Triggers $0.5 Million Milestone Payment to Ardea Biosciences, Inc.
11. ImmuneRegen BioSciences Files 8-K that Highlights Enclosed Shareholder Letter Discussing Recent Achievements and Outlook
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/11/2017)... ... October 11, 2017 , ... ComplianceOnline’s Medical Device Summit is back ... 8th June 2018 in San Francisco, CA. The Summit brings together current and former ... CEOs, board directors and government officials from around the world to address key issues ...
(Date:10/11/2017)... INDIANAPOLIS , Oct. 11, 2017  VMS BioMarketing, a ... of a nationwide oncology Clinical Nurse Educator (CNE) network, which ... growing need for communication among health care professionals to enhance ... physicians, nurses, office staff, and other health care professionals to ... for breast cancer. ...
(Date:10/11/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... October 11, 2017 , ... Disappearing forests ... the lives of over 5.5 million people each year. Especially those living in larger ... startup Treepex - based in one of the most pollution-affected countries globally - decided ...
(Date:10/11/2017)... , ... October 11, 2017 , ... ... (FDA) has granted orphan drug designation to SBT-100, its novel anti-STAT3 (Signal Transducer ... treatment of osteosarcoma. SBT-100 is able to cross the cell membrane and bind ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:4/17/2017)... -- NXT-ID, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXTD ) ("NXT-ID" or ... 2016 Annual Report on Form 10-K on Thursday April 13, 2017 ... ... Investor Relations section of the Company,s website at http://www.nxt-id.com  under ... http://www.sec.gov . 2016 Year Highlights: ...
(Date:4/11/2017)... 2017 Research and Markets has announced the ... to their offering. ... eye tracking market to grow at a CAGR of 30.37% during ... Market 2017-2021, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis ... and its growth prospects over the coming years. The report also ...
(Date:4/5/2017)... -- The Allen Institute for Cell Science today announces the ... and dynamic digital window into the human cell. The ... of deep learning to create predictive models of cell ... growing suite of powerful tools. The Allen Cell Explorer ... available resources created and shared by the Allen Institute ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):