BIRD Foundation Reception

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The BIRD Foundation is an organisation that matching companies and funding to fund to support Israeli technology companies which products and services can be used by US corporations. The reception at the Israeli Embassy will be held to mark the semiannual selection of innovative technology collaborations between U.S. and Israeli companies approved by BIRD’s Board of Governors. Agenda includes: Introductory...

Spend Money on Experiences Not Things: A Message to Companies, Organizations and Government

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The Science of Why You Should Spend Money on Experiences, Not Things posted by Jay Cassano of Fast Company, talks about how people are in search of happiness, and the way to true happiness is through experiences not products. From our own lives, I think we would mostly agree. The Tesla car is awesome, but it is so if we have a great time driving it; if we feel that we have luxury plus are saving...

Tech Connect World Innovation

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The TechConnect World Innovation Conference is an annual event uniquely designed to accelerate the commercialization of innovations out of the lab and into industry. The Technical Program spotlights applications focused innovations, materials and devices emerging from industrial, government and academic laboratories worldwide. The Innovation Partnering Program gathers market-ready, commercially-viable,...

Government Can Play a Part in Green Energy Growth

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Reed Hundt, CEO of the Coalition for Green Capital and former FCC Chair, talks to InnovationNetwork.guru at the Wharton DC Innovation Summit 2014 about the mission of the CGC to give loans to companies across the U.S. in support of all types of green energy focused businesses. In the interview, he also sets elucidates a vision of the role of government in the U.S. and what it can do to support innovation. by...

Aneesh Chopra Speaks on Innovation Opportunity in Open Government

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Aneesh Chopra, Co-founder and Executive VP of Hunch Analytics, spoke to InnovationNetwork.guru at the Wharton DC Innovation Summit about the use of big open data sets provided by the government to develop solutions for energy, health and education. Aneesh gave the example of iTriageHealth as an innovative solution which helps people find low cost Federal health centers rather than going to the emergency...