Chamber's Innovation Providence Group Hears from Entrepreneurs at New CIC Providence
The Chamber's Innovation Providence group met on September 25 to discuss the entrepreneurial eco-system in Rhode Island and hear from venture founders participating in the MassChallenge RI program.
Innovation Providence met at the recently opened Cambridge Innovation Center (CIC) Providence located at the new Wexford Science and Technology campus in Providence.
Thank you to Rebecca Webber, general manager at CIC Providence, Kevin Wiant, executive director of Venture Cafe Providence and Hope Hopkins, program director at MassChallenge RI for sharing what they do and discussing opportunities for engagement.
Innovation Providence members also heard from the founders of SAYge, Q2Q Health, Invent Boston and ORKA Mental Health about their MassChallenge RI experiences and efforts to grow their ventures.
Innovation Providence identifies and facilitates synergies among research and development innovators in Rhode Island and connects educational/medical institutions and private industry to spur new opportunities for growth in the knowledge economy.