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28th International Conference on Business Incubation

SOI NBIA conducted its 28th International Conference on Business Incubation in May, bringing together almost 550 economic development professionals from around the globe. Held in New Orleans, the conference offered nearly 60 educational sessions, two keynote presentations, two incubator tours and many networking activities. You can learn more about the event at the conference website. Also, be sure to check out the conference photo album to get a glimpse of the fun we all had in the Big Easy. Interested in joining us at a future conference? The 29th International Conference on Business Incubation will be held April 26-29, 2015, in Denver, Colo. Mark your calendars now, and stay tuned for more information, coming soon!

NBIA announces 2014 award winners

NBIA AwardsCongratulations to the 2014 NBIA Incubation Award winners! NBIA Board Chairman Karl LaPan and Board First Vice Chair Tom O'Neal announced the winners May 20 during the 28th International Conference on Business Incubation in New Orleans, La. Click here to read more about the incubation programs, clients and graduates that exemplify the best of the industry.

NBIA SummitNBIA Welcomes New Partner –

WKI – Inc. is the latest addition to the NBIA Partner Program. WKI is the creator of the So what? who cares? why you?® methodology, the foundation of preincubation programs and innovation processes to transform discoveries and "on-the-napkin ideas" into great commercial opportunities. Click here to learn more.

NBIA Institute – Bringing Business Incubation Training to You

NBIA has been conducting customized training and research projects all over the world for many years. But we've recently gathered these services under the new heading of NBIA Institute. Click here to discover all that NBIA has to offer in individualized training services and customized studies/research, and see all of the places NBIA has worked to share business incubation best practices.

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