Tag - technology

Trademark Basics with an Overview of Copyright Basics

The “BEST in West Virginia” program, presented by TechConnect West Virginia and the West Virginia Small Business Development Center is celebrating World IP day by partnering with the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office to present a series of seminars in April and May on intellectual property. This module will cover...

West Virginia Regional Technology Park: A place for Innovation, Science and Technology in the Kanawha Valley

The West Virginia Regional Technology Park (WVRTP) in South Charleston is anchored by unique facilities ideal for transforming an abstract idea into a completed, market-ready product with existing office space and laboratories, new concepts, technologies or systems that can be created and refined at the park. The Tech Park...

Bridging Innovation Week

This series of events will bring together various meetings and competitions from across the state that are promoting and fostering entrepreneurship in West Virginia.  These efforts will range from supporting elementary to college students and community members in their pursuit of becoming entrepreneurs to creating more opportunities in West...

Vantage Ventures Entrepreneurship Series

The Digital Era: Creating Impact & Technology for Success About this event Join Vantage Ventures as celebrate National Entrepreneurship with an interactive panel featuring our Vantage Entrepreneurs and Community. Our panel, The Digital Era: Creating Impact & Technology for Success, will be hosted by Harry Bell, Chief Creative Strategist and Chief Operating...

Vantage Ventures Entrepreneurship Series

Fintech: Perspectives for the Future About this event Join Vantage Ventures as we continue our celebration of National Entrepreneurship with a live, interactive panel discussion with our Fintech entrepreneurs. Our panel for Fintech: Perspectives for the Future, will be hosted by Steven Saab, Director of Portfolio Management at MVB Edge Ventures. We will...

West Virginia Entrepreneurship Ecosystem Update February 2022

 Spotlight Program: Mary Hott Innovation-Technology Program Manager West Virginia Small Business Development Center mary.e.hott@wv.gov  The West Virginia Small Business Development Center Innovation-Technology (In-Tech) program was designed to provide no-cost, one-on-one assistance to introduce inventors and technology-based entrepreneurs to key commercialization issues such as intellectual property, alternative finance, prototyping and feasibility. The WV SBDC...

I-Corp, push your idea from research to reality

The National Science Foundation (NSF) is well known for its funding of high impact scientific discoveries. Making up over a quarter of all federal funding for science and technology research, NSF knows how to invest in the future of the United States research infrastructure. Research and discovery funded by...

3 Steps to StartUp Venture Fair

Entrepreneurs across West Virginia and the region are encouraged to attend the virtual 3 Steps to StartUp Venture Fair, taking place from 9:00am-noon on Tuesday, November 16. This event builds on the content and lessons communicated during the 3 Steps to StartUp Venture Fair held earlier this year (March 2021). The...