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ACTION Innovation Network renews sponsorship agreement with Altium

March 9, 2020

ACTION Innovation Network is pleased to announce that it has renewed its sponsorship agreement with Altium, LLC, a global leader in 3D PCB design software for designers and engineers. Altium Designer is a PCB and electronic design automation software package for printed circuit boards. Altium will provide the ACTION community with access to up to twenty, continental On-demand Altium Designer software license subscriptions, with an in-kind value of $300,000.

InBIA Conference on Entrepreneurial Support to be held in Boston

ACTION Members Play a Role on Local Organizing Committee

February 12, 2020

Boston is the host city for the International Business Innovation Association's (InBIA) annual conference this spring. With members all over the country and world, InBIA is the professional gathering point and resource for people who support entrepreneurship and new business creation, including managers and staff of business incubators, accelerators, co-working spaces, university entrepreneurship centers and more. The 34th International Conference on Business Incubation (ICBI34) will bring together more than 500 people in this field to discuss latest trends, share best practices and effective strategies, and connect with others who are doing similar work. Featuring nearly 40 breakout sessions, three plenary panels, and three inspiring keynote speakers as well as networking activities and other events, ICBI34 promises to be packed with opportunities for anyone interested in entrepreneurial support to learn, grow and connect.

ACTION Joins Twins' International Multihelix (TIM), a global collaborative of life science and wellness clusters

January 13, 2020

ACTION Innovation Network has joined Multihelix/Twins' International Multihelix, (TIM) as a Network Member, a global collaborative of life science technology parks. Multihelix/TIM is based in Lund, Sweden, in the Medicon Village Science Park. The network of science and technology parks, focused on life science, cleantech, wellness, and technology R&D innovation come together to create a transregional/transatlantic supercluster, addressing and solving societal challenges to improve health and wellbeing. The partners’ joint mission is to collaborate internationally to prosper regionally.

ACTION Innovation Network Welcomes Leyton as a Network Partner

December 18, 2019

Fall River, Mass (December 18, 2019) — ACTION Innovation Network (ACTION) has announced that Leyton, a leading R&D Tax Credit advisory firm, has sponsored ACTION as a Network Partner.

Leyton brings expertise in the optimization of Federal and State Research and Development (R&D) Tax Credits. With over 20 years of global experience, Leyton has assembled a highly qualified team of tax professionals and technical consultants experienced in creating savings in diverse industry sectors, including life sciences, engineering, manufacturing, software, food and beverage and many more.

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