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MIPS 25th Anniversary Gala and Impact Awards

LOCATION

Riggs Alumni Center, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742

START TIME

11/7/2012 5:00 PM

END TIME

11/7/2012 9:00 PM

DESCRIPTION

Please join us in celebrating one of the State of Maryland's most historically effective and impactful economic development programs: Maryland Industrial Partnerships, or MIPS.
 
The gala will include:
•Awards to both present and past MIPS companies, selected from a pool of more than 500!
•Recognition of program advocates
•Showcase of products developed through MIPS, presented by companies
•Announcements regarding exciting new initiatives
With more than 500 Maryland companies participating since 1987, MIPS projects create results. MIPS-supported products have generated more than $23.6 billion in sales, added jobs to the region, and infused state-of-the-art technology into the global marketplace.
 
Blockbuster products benefitting from MIPS include Martek Biosciences’ nutritional oils, Hughes Communications’ HughesNet, MedImmune’s Synagis, and Black & Decker’s Bullet Speed Tip Masonry Drill Bit. Emerging technologies such as WellDoc's mobile diabetes management platform and CSA Medical's diseased-tissue ablation device were advanced by MIPS-supported research.
 
Overall, MIPS-enhanced products have generated more than $23.6 billion in revenue and added thousands of jobs to the region.
 
Support the innovation economy in Maryland. Join us for the MIPS 25th Anniversary Gala and Impact Awards.
 

EVENT TYPE

Speaker Lunch/Dinner

COST

160.00

HOST ORGANIZATION

Maryland Technology Enterprise Institute

CONTACT INFORMATION

REGISTRATION LINK

http://mips25th.eventbrite.com/

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