Shenandoah Valley Innovation Coalition (SVIC) Meeting

When:
May 9, 2019 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
2019-05-09T15:30:00-04:00
2019-05-09T17:00:00-04:00
Where:
JMU Ice House, Room 117
127 W Bruce St
Harrisonburg, VA 22801
USA

SVIC Meeting Agenda:

3:30 – 3:35 – Welcome (show of hands to identify sectors – business, education, non-profit/gov’t)

3:35 – 3:40 – Valley Innovation Roadmap for feedback – Strategic Doing Team

3:40 – 3:45 – Central Shenandoah Valley Cohort – Debbie Irwin

3:45 – 3:50 – SVIC Resources page for entrepreneurial assets in Valley – Mary Lou Bourne

https://svic.biz/business-directory-draft/

3:50 – 3:55 – Search engine of Virginia resources  for high growth startups – Chiedo

https://www.highgrowth.io/

3:55 – 4:00 – Valley Rocket – Cheido

4:00 – 4:05 – Staunton Innovation Hub update – Peter Denbigh (?)

4:05 – 4:10 – SVAI update – Keith May

4:10 – 4:20 – SVAI funded company – Hunter Markle & Brett Danielson, BarTrack founders

4:20 – 4:25 – SVTC Gala April 29 – Nicky Swayne

4:25 – 4:30 – Valley TechCon.19 September 25 – Peirce Macgill

4:30 – 5:00 – Q&A and Feedback

5:00– Adjourn to Pale Fire Brewery to continue conversations!

About SVIC / SVIC Goals:

  1. Create a shared understanding of and commitment to innovation for the purpose of healthy social and economic growth.
  2. Improve access to capital for entrepreneurs.
  3. Create a variety of collaborative spaces, resources & events, both physical and virtual.
  4. Build a vibrant, diverse mentoring network.
  5. Develop the capacity to attract, seed and grow new and existing talent and business.

Parking information TBA