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
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.