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FBIA 2014 Spring Conference

Florida Business Incubation Association

Thursday, March 20, 2014 at 11:00 AM - Friday, March 21, 2014 at 11:45 PM (EDT)

FBIA 2014 Spring Conference

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FBIA Members Ended $36.98 $3.02
Non-FBIA Members Ended $65.41 $4.59

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The Florida Business Incubation Association will host its 2014 Spring Conference on March 20 - 21 at the Research Park at Florida Atlantic University inside the C. Scott Ellington Technology Business Incubator in Boca Raton, FL. 


Business incubation professionals and economic developers from throughout the Sunshine State are invited to join industry experts for a two-day discussion on trends, best practices, and initiatives that are designed to help enhance incubation programs statewide.

 

Those traveling from out of town can enjoy a discounted room rate at the Wyndham Boca Raton. Call 561-368-5200 and mention your with the FBIA Conference to receive the special rate.

Agenda - Thursday, March 20th

10:00–11:00AM   FBIA Advisory Board Meeting
11:00–12:00PM   President’s Welcome / FBIA & NBIA Update
  Tom O’Neal, Ph.D., President, Florida Business Incubation Association
12:00–12:50PM   Lunch
12:50–1:10PM   Research Park & Technology Business Incubator Overview
  Andrew Duffell, CEO, Research Park at Florida Atlantic University 
1:10–1:30PM   Florida Institute for the Commercialization of Public Research
  Jane Teague, COO, Florida Institute for the Commercialization of Public Research
1:30–2:15PM   Business Incubators & Economic Impact Studies
  Vernet Lasrado, Ph.D., Assistant Director, UCF Research & Commercialization
2:15–2:30PM   Networking Break
2:30–3:15PM   The Pre-Incubation Process
  James Rohrbach, CEO & Executive Director, Start-Up Miami
3:15–4:00PM   Economic Gardening / Second-Stage Incubation
  Tom O’Neal, Ph.D., President, Florida Business Incubation Associationspan>
4:00–4:15PM   NBIA/FBIA Joint Scholarship Award
  Tom O’Neal, Ph.D., President, Florida Business Incubation Association
4:15–5:00PM   Microenterprise Program: The Success in Pompano Beach
  Andy Cherenfant, Loan Director, International Enterprise Development
5:00–7:00PM   Social Activity & Dinner at Brewzzi
  (Includes Hors d'oeuvres
& Two Free Drink Tickets)
Agenda - Friday, March 21st
9:00–9:15AM   C. Scott Ellington Technology Business Incubator Tour
  Christine Burres, Director of Operations, Research Park at Florida Atlantic University
9:15–9:30AM   Networking Break
9:30–11:30AM   Roundtable Discussion
11:30-11:45AM   Closing Remarks
  Tom O’Neal, Ph.D., President, Florida Business Incubation Association
Have questions about FBIA 2014 Spring Conference? Contact Florida Business Incubation Association

When & Where


C. Scott Ellington Technology Business Incubator
3651 FAU Blvd
Suite 400
Boca Raton, FL 33431

Thursday, March 20, 2014 at 11:00 AM - Friday, March 21, 2014 at 11:45 PM (EDT)


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Florida Business Incubation Association

Established in October 1998, the FBIA shares information and develops programs that support the successful growth and operation of business incubators throughout Florida. Specifically, the Association fulfills this mission through several key initiatives, including statewide peer-to-peer meetings, program development, a unified voice, and national affiliation.

For more informaiton, visit www.FBIAonline.org.

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