10 Northeast Ohio 2013 Milestones

1. New entrepreneurial resources emerged. New outlets for entrepreneurs to network and/or get assistance are a positive sign of a flourishing ecosystem. 2013 saw the emergence of myriad local resources—including the accelerator FlashStarts, tech entrepreneur networking events SunDown RunDown and TechPint, and women-focused mentoring group Burning River Coffee Community. The national organization Venture For America—which pairs promising college students...

Driving Innovation in Breast Cancer Start-up Challenge

ENTRY FEE: Free ENTRY DEADLINE: Fall 2013 DESCRIPTION The Avon Foundation, the National Cancer Institute and Center for Advancing Innovation (CAI) have partnered to create a "first of a kind" Breast Cancer Start-up Challenge; The Challenge features 10 Breast Cancer Inventions that have commercial viability and are important to public health.  The primary goal of the Challenge is to stimulate the creation...