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WRC Challenge Grant Finalist Oral Presentations

Entrepreneur of the Year & Volunteer of the Year

December 12, 2018. 5:00PM-7:30PM

Graydon on Main, Cincinnati, OH 45202

 
 
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Join us on December 12 for a big night!

We will be announcing the winners:  

ENTREPRENEUR OF THE YEAR

VOLUNTEER OF THE YEAR

WRC CHALLENGE GRANT FINALIST

You will hear final oral presentations for the  

Water Research Challenge Grant

BACKGROUND:

Water Research Consortium  

The Confluence Water Research Consortium is a network platform for connecting researchers affiliated with member organizations to develop sustainable, innovative, environmental technologies in response to today's regional, national and global water challenges.


Types of support offered by WRC: basic and applied research, technology development, problem solving, prototype testing, short courses and training, specialized consulting, workforce development.

Ecosystem:  Regional Water Utilities, Entrepreneurial Small Businesses, Large Businesses, Consulting Firms, Federal Laboratories, Federal Government Contractors, State and Local Government, Regulatory Agencies, Foundations.

2018 Water Research Consortium Challenge Grant Goal 

The goal of the 2018 Water Research Consortium Grant Challenge is to incentivize greater participation and support of faculty at regional universities in Confluence and the needs of its stakeholders.  For more information and background go to Confluence.  

WHAT: CONFLUENCE CONNECTS

WHEN: December 12, 5:00-7:30PM

WHERE: Graydon on Main, 1421 Main Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202

Enjoy wine, beer and good food.

5:00PM - Registration & Networking

6:00PM - Welcome, Introductions and Announcement of Confluence Entrepreneur of the Year, Volunteer of the Year and New Board Members
Dr. Patrick Limbach, Vice President of Research, University of Cincinnati, Confluence Board President


6:15PM - Water Research Consortium Grant Challenge Finalist Presentations
Overview and Introductions
Dr. Phil Taylor, Assistant Vice President, Office of Research, University of Cincinnati

7:30PM - Program concludes

The event is open to vendors, utilities, researchers, developers, entrepreneurs, government officials, investors, universities and all Confluence stakeholders.