February 2020

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World Ag Expo - February 11-13, 2020

The World Ag Expo will take place on February 11 - 13, 2020 in Tulare, California. On Wednesday, February 12, from 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM, The Water, Energy, and Technology Center will be hosting a pitch competition!  Stop by to cheer on some of your favorite ventures and have a chance to participate in the judging!  To learn more about the companies participating in the World Ag Expo, click here!

Want more information about the Pitching Competition?
Email Courtney Meinhold at cemeinhold@mail.fresnostate.edu

The World Ag Expo hosts 1,500 agricultural technology exhibitors on 2.6 million square feet of outdoor showgrounds. There will be a number of individual seminars focused on ag issues, dairy, hemp, import/export, irrigation & water, women in ag and more! Tickets are now on sale now. Use code: 'IAC20' for $3 off the price of admission.

We hope to see you there!

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World Ag Expo | February 11 – 13, 2020 | Tulare County, CA
World Ag Expo hosts 1,500 exhibitors displaying cutting-edge agricultural technology and equipment on 2.6 million square feet of outdoor showgrounds. The show features seminars, ride & drive spaces, private industry events and more. 

2020 EPIC Forum | February 25, 2020 | Long Beach, CA
Join the EPIC forum to explore lessons learned in the wake of sudden disaster, learn about clean energy solutions , and hear from today’s leaders on how to build a more resilient tomorrow.

EPIC Visionary Awards | April 1-2, 2020 | Sacramento, CA
Applications to pitch are due February 7, 2020. 
Pitching is open to all who have received CalSEED or a member of BTV or any of our six sister clusters - just another benefit of being a member of our BTV innovation cluster!
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Deadline: February 7, 2020
Award Amount: Varies

Cleantech to Market Accelerator
Application Deadline:
February 21, 2020

Department of Energy SBIR funding
Monday, February 24, 2020
Award Amount: 


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