Upcoming Events

February 17, 2018

17th Annual Surgery of the Foregut Symposium

Date: February 17 - 20, 2018

he 17th Annual Surgery of the Foregut Symposium will take place at the Ritz Carlton Hotel, Fort Lauderdale, Florida. As in previous years, a “first-class” group of world renowned gastrointestinal surgeons, gastroenterologists and oncologists have been invited to share their expertise and updates on the most recent technological and therapeutic advances in this steadily evolving field. Since 1999, this 4 day course has become one of the most prestigious forums in the field of foregut

February 18, 2018

National Engineers Week

Date: February 18 - 24, 2018

Engineers: Inspiring Wonder Celebrate. Volunteer. Connect. Engineers Week--the only event of its kind--is a time to: Celebrate how engineers make a difference in our world Increase public dialogue about the need for engineers Bring engineering to life for kids, educators, and parents More than a week-long event, Engineers Week is a year-round commitment to making a difference. Order your 2018 Engineers Week and Girl Day Kit You Might Also Like Engineers

Outsourcing World Summit

Date: February 18 - 21, 2018

The Reincarnation of Outsourcing: From Disruption to Domination Learn more>>>

February 19, 2018

FDCA Florida Defense Expo

Date: February 19 - 21, 2018

The Florida Defense Expo offers an ideal opportunity to bring together military, Homeland Security and other organizations serving our country with businesses dedicated to providing high quality, safe and innovative products and services to our warfighters. Learn more>>>

Florida Defense Contractor Association EXPO

Date: February 19 - 20, 2018

The Florida Defense Expo offers an ideal opportunity to bring together military, Homeland Security and other organizations serving our country with businesses dedicated to providing high quality, safe and innovative products and services to our warfighters. Learn more>>>

Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Conference NA

Date: February 19 - 22, 2018

The Ninth Conference on Innovative Smart Grid Technology (ISGT 2018), sponsored by the IEEE Power and Energy Society (PES), will be held on February 19-22, 2018 at the Washington Hilton, in Washington, DC. The Conference will feature plenary sessions, panel sessions, technical papers, and tutorials by experts representing the electric utilities, regulators, technology providers, academia, the national laboratories, and both federal and state governments. This year’s theme is “Grid

SBIR/STTR Proposal Preparation Workshops

Date: February 19 - 20, 2018

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February 20, 2018

St. Petersburg Conference on World Affairs

Date: February 20 - 23, 2018

The St. Petersburg Conference on World Affairs is a cooperative venture of a group of civic-minded St. Petersburg residents and the University of South Florida St. Petersburg. Multiple panels of distinguished diplomats, military, media, and academic experts will discuss critical international issues of the day. The public, including students of USF St. Petersburg and other area universities, are cordially invited to attend the conference free of charge. Seating will be on a first come, first

Outlook on the Americas

Date: February 20, 2018 Time: 11:30 am - 6:30 pm

Network with the leaders of the 24 American Chambers of Commerce representing the U.S. business community throughout Latin America and the Caribbean, and join top thought leaders in the Americas for an agenda-setting discussion of public and private sector priorities for regional economic integration. For more information about the AACCLA conference and sponsorship opportunities, please contact Isabel Quiroz at iquiroz@uschamber.com. Learn more>>>

Webinar: Beyond the Bulb: How Smart Outdoor Lighting Drives Smarter Grids and Cities

Date: February 20, 2018 Time: 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

The humble streetlight has come a long way, creating new opportunities for utilities, cities and the public. This webinar will provide a look at how outdoor lighting can act as a hub for smart metering, smart grid, and smart city solutions. Tuesday, February 20, 2018 12:30-1:30 PM CST Attendees will: Learn about evolving aspects of smart grids and smart cities Understand the landscape of today's outdoor lighting controls Discover new applications, trends and use cases to help to build a

Live Briefing: Medical Device Landscape

Date: February 20, 2018 Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

A shift is occuring in how medical devices are integrated and regulated in the healthcare industry, especially with recent federal regulations, key partnerships with healthcare players, and the tech giants’ foray into the space. Join us for a look at the key trends and technologies to watch in the medical device space. TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 20TH 1 PM ET

Spark Growth Leaders' Exchange

Date: February 20, 2018 Time: 2:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Recognizing the Pioneers, Business Builders and Entrepreneurs that have shaped the Bradenton-Sarasota Area Learn more>>>

February 21, 2018

DEV NEXUS

Date: February 21 - 23, 2018

The goal of the Devnexus Conference is to connect developers from all over the world, provide affordable education, and promote Open Source values. Learn more>>>

Mayo Clinic Convergence 2018

Date: February 21 - 23, 2018

Convergence calls for groups within the biomedical, life sciences, physical sciences, engineering, and other fields to come together to solve unmet scientific needs. This conference brings together various scientists with the aim of discovery of education gaps inherent to one’s own discipline and the potential for creative collaboration in shared problem solving. Learn more>>>

Local Contracting Opportunities Available OSD & SFU Workshop

Date: February 21, 2018 Time: 9:00 am - 11:00 am

The Office of Supplier Diversity & FSU's Procurement Services have joined together to present a Wednesday Workshop Series for Small Businesses. Join OSD and FSU once a quarter in 2018 to learn about government contracting, the systems used in procurement activities and other programs offered to help small businesses. February's topic includes Local Contacting Opportunities Available. Representatives from the following organizations will present their procurement processes, programs, and