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Opening Reception
The opening reception kicked off the conference on the evening of Sunday, May 4. Attendees had a chance to pick up registration materials, chat with exhibitors, find old friends and meet new acquaintances. (more…)

Conference sponsors and exhibitors were available to discuss products and services attendees might use to improve their programs. (more…)

NBIA Bookstore
NBIA’s on-site bookstore gave attendees the opportunity to browse and purchase from a selection of more than 75 titles on business incubation, entrepreneurship, economic development and more. (more…)

Keynote Presentations
Henry Cisneros, chairman of CityView, shared his insights with the audience during Monday’s lunch, and David Spencer, an entrepreneur and angel investor, spoke during Tuesday’s breakfast. (more…)

Conference Sessions
In more than 60 educational sessions, including roundtable discussions and forum meetings, attendees learned new ideas and strategies related to incubation and economic development. Topics ranged from writing business plans to implementing environmentally friendly strategies in a facility. (more…)

The Greehey Children’s Cancer Research Institute Tour
The research institute, supported by $200 million in an endowment from tobacco settlement receipts, opened its doors to a group of attendees Monday evening. Participants had time to view a short presentation, explore the facility during the guided tour and enjoy refreshments. (more…)

NBIA Awards Luncheon
Every year, NBIA honors outstanding incubation programs, clients and graduates who have made significant contributions to their communities, their economies and their industries. (more…)

International Reception
Tuesday’s reception offered a chance to relax after a long day of learning. A wandering mariachi band and a mix of hors d’oeuvres fueled the festivities. (more…)

Silent Auction
Afghans, incubation books and a didgeridoo were just a few of the items up for bid at NBIA’s Silent Auction. Proceeds from the auction go to first-time attendee scholarships .(more…)

Check out images of conference participants and NBIA staff. (more…)


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