life sciences

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Automation Alley Report Shows Strong Tech Growth In Region Post-Recession

Michigan saw the nation’s fastest rate of technology job growth from 2011 to 2012, according to a new report from Automation Alley, southeast Michigan’s technology business association.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/27/2014

The Southwest Michigan Innovation Center, run by Southwest Michigan First.

Kalamazoo’s SMIC To Celebrate 10 Years With Online Tour, Snyder Visit

As it nears the end of its 10th year, the Southwest Michigan Innovation Center will sponsor two events in October that highlight a decade of achievement, including an inventive online tour showing to the global bioscience industry what makes SMIC and the region a successful life sciences hub.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/25/2013

Event Notices From May 14

The latest meeting and event notices from Michigan’s technology-focused companies, institutions and groups

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/14/2013


MichBio Rolls Out New Business Intelligence Service For Bioscience Companies

MichBio, the statewide bioscience industry trade association, announced the launch of MichBio Intel, a new advanced service to help emerging bioscience companies with their product development planning and commercialization efforts.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/19/2012


31st Michigan Growth Capital Symposium Unveils Presenting Firms

Organizers of the 31st annual Michigan Growth Capital Symposium Monday announced the 32 companies that will be presenting at the event, taking place next week, May 15-16 at the Marriott Resort in Ypsilanti.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/07/2012


First Michigan Bio-Talent Summit to Address Industry Workforce Needs

MichBio, the state’s life sciences industry association, announced Monday that it would join with the Michigan Economic Development Corp. and the New Economy Initiative for Southeast Michgian to host the “Michigan Bio-Talent Summit,” an event to bring bio executives together with educators, work force development professionals and other key stakeholders to discuss bioscience talent needs.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/26/2012

HR Notices From March 13

The latest staffing, leadership and boardroom changes at Michigan’s technology-focused companies and institutions

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/13/2012


MichBio Launches Medical Devices Committee

MichBio announced that it has formed a Medical Devices, Technology & Manufacturing Committee to enhance its representation and resource capacity for this important biosciences industry sector.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/30/2012

Michigan VC Dollars Down, But Number of Deals Up

The number of businses-building deals done was up, but the number of dollars invested is down so far this year, according to the Michigan Venture Capital Association.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/22/2011


Wanted: Cool Companies, Technologies to Present At MichBio Expo

MichBio, the state’s life sciences industry association, is seeking the best life sciences companies and technologies to present at the annual MichBio Expo. This year’s event will be held Nov. 2 and 3 at DeVos Place in Grand Rapids.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/09/2011