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April 23 - April 23
2014 Made in Colorado Manufacturing Forum
Time: April 23: 1:00 pm - April 23: 6:00 pm
Location: The McNichols Building - 144 West Colfax Avenue, Denver, CO 80202
This event will bring together industry, trade, higher education, and policy-makers to showcase achievement and discuss solutions to issues challenging Colorado's manufacturing sector.
The afternoon's highlight will be the second annual Colorado Manufacturing Awards presentation - recognizing Colorado's top manufactured products as selected by magazine editors, event sponsors, and partners.
1:00pm - 1:30pm: Registration
1:30pm - 2:45pm: B2B Lounge
2:45pm - 3:00pm: Break
3:00pm - 4:00pm: Panel of Peers Discussion
4:00pm - 4:30pm: Colorado Manufacturing Awards
4:30pm - 6:00pm: Reception with Hors D'oeuvres and Drinks
Participants of the B2B Lounge will be eligible for Made in Colorado Giveaways - donated by MADE 250 Companies.
**Registration closes on Monday, April 21, 2014.**
If tickets have not sold out, they will be available at the door on Wednesday, April 23 for $79; however, attendees must be registered beforehand to participate in the B2B Lounge.
For more information contact Daron Linton:
email@example.com or 303.662.5256
Thank you to our Sponsors and Partners!
Presenting Sponsors: BKD and Citywide Banks
Premier Sponsors: Footers Catering and Yellowdog Printing
Partners: Denver Office of Economic Development, CAMA, CCIA, Colorado Manufacturing Initiative, Something Independent and Colorado BioScience Association
Events for 02/11/2013
February 09, 2013 - May 01
Flash Fiction Contest - Hidden Amongst These Worlds
Time: 4:27 pm - 11:59 pm
Announcing the 2013 Pikes Peak Branch National League of American Pen Women Flash Fiction Contest
A complete, but very short story of 100 words or fewer
Deadline: Postmarked/received by email by May 1, 2013
Entry Fee: $10 first manuscript, $8 each additional manuscript, $10 optional critique fee
Prizes: First-$100, Second-$50, Judge’s Merit-$25
Theme: Hidden Amongst These Worlds (Can be any genre)
Flash Fiction is a complete, but very short story of 100 words or fewer. The title is not included in the word count. The story must pertain to the theme, “Hidden Amongst These Worlds” All genres are welcome, and multiple entries may be submitted. An entry fee is required for each entry, however each entry after the first is discounted to $8 per. You can also opt for a completely optional critique of your piece by a published author for an additional $10 per entry. A self-addressed, stamped envelope must be included with mailed entries if you would like it returned by mail. Winners will be notified by May 31, 2013. For complete rules and entry blank, please go to www.ppb-nlapw.org/contests.php or www.ppb-nlapw.org and click on the Contests tab or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
February 11, 2013 - February 11
Creating a Colony on Mars - The Future of the Space Industry
Time: 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: DaVinci Institute, 511 E. South Boulder Road, Louisville, CO 80027
What would it be like to raise a family on another planet? When will shipping companies start including "Earth" in the address field of their packages? Who will hit the first 1000-yard golf drive on Mars? Will the first trillionaire make the bulk of her fortune on Earth or elsewhere in the solar system?
Explore these and other future-shaping questions with Brian Enke, a Senior Space Research Analyst at the Southwest Research Institute. Brian has given several space-related DaVinci talks, and now he returns with the latest exciting news on space settlement.
At least four companies or non-profits have developed feasible (and vastly different) business models for sending people to live on other worlds within the next 10-20 years. We will discuss these entities and their plans for opening up the next frontiers for human development. We will also speculate about what these plans mean for the rest of us - and our children. Economics, politics, environmentalism, psychology, energy, medicine, sociology, technology... all subjects and concerns are on the table..
VENT: Night with a Futurist
DATE: February 11, 2013 - Monday
COST: $20, Members: Free
PHONE: 303-666-4133TOPIC: Creating a Colony on Mars - The Future of the Space Industry
SPEAKER: Brian Enke, Research Analyst - Department of Space Studies Southwest Research Institute