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SCRA Announces August and September Accepted and Funded Companies
The SCRA announces Okra Medical as a new Client Company and Foresight Data Systems as being approved for grant funding. Okra Medical is a Johns Island-based company provides a safe, easy-to-use, and cost-effective solution to destroy highly addictive substances, such as opioids. Foresight Data Systems, an existing Client Company, has been approved to receive a $50,000 Acceleration Grant. The Columbia-based company is developing a new, layman’s technique for computer programming. Read more.
SCRA Featured in Charleston Choice
The SCRA was featured in The Post and Courier's Fifth Annual Charleston’s Choice publication. This was a great opportunity to promote how the SCRA is advancing the Charleston area's innovation economy, and the SCRA's work throughout the state. Our very own Adrian Grimes, SCRA Marketing and Communications Director, was the guest contributor on the article. Read more.
Two SCRA Companies Selected to Participate in the Venture Atlanta Conference
6am City, an SC Launch Portfolio Company, has been chosen as a Venture Atlanta 2020 Early Stage Company and Email Industries, an SC Launch Client Company, has been selected as a Venture Atlanta 2020 Showcase Company. The Venture Atlanta annual conference is in its 14th year and it will be held on October 21-22. Venture Atlanta has pivoted to a fully virtual format, Venture Atlanta Live Online(VA Live Online). VA Live Online will bring you panels, pitches, world-renowned speakers, interactive breakout sessions, networking opportunities, and one-on-one meetings live during the two-day streaming event and on-demand in the full year to follow. Learn more.
OCT 6 @4:00 p.m.
InnoVision Awards: Meet the Finalists - Technology and Sustainability.
OCT 13 @4:00 p.m.
InnoVision Awards: Meet the Finalists - Small Business and Education.
OCT 14 @11:00 a.m.
SC Launch & Learn: What’s it Worth? Determining the Value of your Company.
OCT 19-22
Acumen 2020 Agoria Belgium virtual conference. Catherine Hayes, SCRA Industry Manager will be presenting. Learn more.
OCT 20 @4:00 p.m.
InnoVision Awards: Meet the Finalists - Covid-19 Innovators. Learn more.
OCT 29-30
SC Manufacturing Conference & Expo. Learn more.