The 2019 OHSU Innovation Awards & Celebration recognizes and honors those who have contributed to OHSU’s efforts in innovation, entrepreneurship, industry partnership and technology commercialization. Hosted by Technology Transfer and Business Development, top honors will be awarded in the categories of New Inventor of the Year, Business Development Partnership and Technology Transfer Achievement.
Celebrate the new year with the Technology Association of Oregon at the 7th Annual Kickoff Party!
Meet and network with new and existing members including the TAO Staff and Board, Community Chairs, volunteers, and other movers & shakers in Oregon’s growing tech community.
Our monthly happy hour brings together creative and driven professionals who are passionate about promoting the growth of Portland’s Biotech and Digital Health sectors. This is a great opportunity to network and build relationships with individuals working across these sectors in both academia and industry.
Walk in the footsteps of Cleopatra and brazen adventurers to explore the ancients wonders of The Nile River Valley at OMSI After Dark.
Shoot off water rockets, concoct chemical creations, and explore the wonders of OMSI with no kids in sight! Enjoy a glass of wine while learning about robots, tornados, or fossils. Talk to a brewer about the science behind beer, or sample products from local artisans.
All that and more with OMSI After Dark, a night at the museum for the 21-and-over crowd filled with food, drink, and science fun!
Prosper Portland and the Central Eastside Industrial Council (CEIC) would like to invite you to participate in the upcoming CES Supply Chain & Innovation Enhancement Opportunities Conference. Our unique program format has been very effective at helping businesses 1) identify new suppliers,2) identify new customers, 3) develop new strategic partnerships, 4) build on innovative ideas, and 5) stimulate new innovative ideas. Among the most beneficial results participants can expect is meeting 15-20 new people, some of whom can help your business grow or help bring your ideas to fruition.
The Oregon Bioscience Incubator hosts a monthly Life Science & Digital Health CEO Roundtable that brings together CEOs for an invigorating exchange of information, ideas, and insights. This peer group is composed of both seasoned and inexperienced CEOs who delve into candid, solution-seeking discussions focused on CEO-level issues, and the challenges and pressures unique to top-level management.
This month’s topic of discussion will be “The State of Life Science Venture Investment in Oregon,” led by David Eastman, CEO of Gamma Therapeutics, and Duffy DuFresne, CEO of OmnEcoil Instruments. Goals and strategies for investment will be discussed and each CEO will be given the opportunity to share their current experience with investments, their investment plans and goals, and any investment wins and how they achieved this success.
Ignite TAO: Health is a high-energy evening of 5-minute talks by local people who have a burning idea and the guts to get onstage and share their personal and professional passions. Quick, fun, thought-provoking, social, local, and global - Ignite is all of these and more.
Ignite TAO: Health will focus on topics around wellness, pharmaceuticals, software, medical devices, healthcare and more. What new products, services or research can really take healthcare to the next level? What new ideas could make the world of healthcare better - for patients, for doctors, or for everyone?
As a hacker for this event, you have the technical, creative or project management skills to share! TAO is seeking teams of 5 - 7 individuals to work on the challenge mentioned above. The goal for each team is to have a minimum of: Two (2) developers or technical skills, one (1) designer or creative person and one (1) project manager. Pre formed teams can sign up together by purchasing the tickets all together!
As a community partner to this event, you have knowledge and sweat equity to share! TAO is seeking shifts of connected community organizers to guide our hackers on resources related to accessible services. While you may not be technical, you know the ins and outs and of services and resources available to our homeless population and want to dedicate your time for the greater good! As a volunteer to this event, you have passion and sweat equity to share!
My People’s Market is a marketplace re-imagined as a gathering of Portland’s diverse and vibrant entrepreneurs, makers, artists, culinary wizards and beverage crafters.
Bring your friends and family to explore the diverse entrepreneurial talent of Portland at this free annual event. Support the community and shop at over 80 local multicultural businesses, talk with vendors, and network with local business owners of color. My People’s Market is a celebration of equity and inclusion and has a festive and inclusive atmosphere. There will be live music, art, performances, activities, and of course, plenty to eat and drink from some of Portland’s best eateries.
Come mingle with your fellow biotech and digital health enthusiasts, help build community, and share your ideas on how to further accelerate the growth of these promising sectors in Portland.
Our monthly happy hour brings together creative and driven professionals who are passionate about promoting the growth of Portland's Biotech and Digital Health sectors. This is a great opportunity to network and build relationships with individuals working across these sectors in both academia and industry. Enjoy a free drink, build community, and contribute your ideas and efforts towards accelerating Biotech and Digital Health in PDX.
Cambia Grove is a health care innovation hub with the mission to bridge the gap between entrepreneurs and the traditional health care industry to drive transformation toward a more person-focused system.
To further our mission, we are partnering with the Portland IQ to host this two-day pop-up to immerse the Portland startup community in the full health care ecosystem, learning how it was designed and how it actually works.