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F.I.R.E. – February 9, 2012!!

The Offices of Technology Transfer, in cooperation with the Center for Entrepreneurship proudly present F.I.R.E. in February:

“TEN and HTR—Entrepreneur Programs and Services in 2012 “

This month we will be discussing some of Rochester’s greatest resources for entrepreneurs — The Entrepreneurs Network and High Tech Rochester. Our presenters will be Jean Kase, Executive Director of TEN and Mike Riedlinger, Commercialization Manager at HTR. Ms. Kase will discuss the Entrepreneurs Network and the upcoming Pre-Seed Workshop, and Mr. Riedlinger will discuss HTR, the services they provide, and upcoming events they are sponsoring. Come hear about the programs and services available through two UR affiliates to assist inventors, researchers, and entrepreneurs evaluate their business opportunities, learn from national and regional experts/serial entrepreneurs, and connect with business, technical and funding resources.

Where: the Class of ’62 Auditorium (G-9425 & 1-9425)
When: Thursday, 9 February 2012, 9:00 – 10:00 AM

Refreshments will be served. Please contact David Englert, or call585.784.8856 for more information or to register for this event.

Although the F.I.R.E. Series continues to be free and open to the public, a small fee for parking may apply (between $4 and $6). Registration would be appreciated by noon Tuesday, 7 February 2012.



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