Regional Innovation Strategies (RIS)
2018 RIS Program Informational Webinar
Join your fellow industry partners for an informational webinar during one of the relevant sessions below:
Technology-based Economic Development Organizations – hosted by SSTI on June 14th, 3:00-4:00 pm EDT, this webinar will provide relevant information for organizations focused on science- and technology-based economic development
Business Incubators and Accelerators – hosted by the International Business Incubator Association on June 19th, 12:00-1:00 pm EDT, this webinar will provide relevant information for organizations that are practicing a wide array of business incubation and acceleration programing supporting high-growth entrepreneurship
Community Colleges and Rural Entrepreneurship Programs – hosted by EDA and joined by the National Association of Community College Entrepreneurship and the Rural Community Assistance Partnership on June 19th, 1:00-2:00 pm EDT, this webinar will provide unique insight to communities working to drive high-growth, entrepreneurship-based economic development in rural areas and community college
Early-Stage Venture Funds and Angel Groups – hosted by EDA on June 26 at 4:00 p.m. EDT, this webinar will provide specific insights for organizations working to increase access to capital through new and expanded equity investment funds, angel or investor network support and education, and execute similar strategies that result in developing a region’s equity funding resources.
EDA does not explicitly or impliedly endorse any individual, external industry organization that may be participating in, or hosting an outreach event to communicate this year’s funding opportunity.