Pacific Incubation Network Meeting
a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
If your incubation program is located in a state or province in the
United States, Mexico or Canada that borders the Pacific Ocean, join
your colleagues at this meeting of incubation professionals from the
Pacific region. The meeting will begin with a presentation by industry
experts on developments in clean energy relevant to California and the
Pacific region. A networking lunch will follow. After lunch, participant
presentations will showcase the latest regional incubation practices
and address issues affecting the industry in the Pacific region. Want
to make a presentation or suggest a topic to be discussed? E-mail Director
of Membership Tim Kresse at firstname.lastname@example.org with a description of your
idea and your contact information. If you are attending a Wednesday morning
FTI workshop but want to participate in the PIN meeting, you can join
the meeting at noon.
*Price includes lunch
Clean Energy Panel
10 a.m. – Noon
With all sectors of the economy experiencing increased energy costs,
there is demand for greater energy efficiency and new energy sources.
Learn about opportunities to assist companies focused on meeting the
energy challenges of tomorrow. Panelists include:
Pramod Kulkarni, Deputy Director, Energy Research & Development
Division, California Energy Commission, Sacramento, Calif.
Jim Robbins, Executive Director, Environmental Business
Cluster, San Jose, Calif.
Noon –1 p.m.
Enjoy lunch with your colleagues from the Pacific region.
1 – 3:30 p.m.
The afternoon meeting will include updates about individual programs,
state trends and regional industry developments. Learn from and share
with other business incubation and economic development professionals
from the Pacific region.
After the meeting, participants are invited to stay for a discussion
with NBIA staff about the future direction of PIN activities and events.