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Hot software sector makes Oklahoma ‘cool’

In the entrepreneurial space, “cool” really has nothing to do with physical features. It is more of a state of mind and community. Think Austin, Texas, or Portland, Ore., or San Francisco.

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i2E leads $1.75 million investment in WeGoLook

From The Oklahoman: i2E Inc. recently closed on a $1.75 million Series A equity investment in Oklahoma City-based WeGoLook LLC.

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i2E leads $1.75M investment in WeGoLook

i2E, Inc., recently closed on a $1.75 million Series A equity investment in Oklahoma City-based WeGoLook, LLC, which provides onsite verification services through a national network of 15,000 field agents.

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States investing in science, technology

The State Science & Technology Institute, the national organization focused on improving state economies through science, technology, and innovation, recently chose Oklahoma as the site for the 2015 annual SSTI Conference.

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Education is business of Oklahoma businesses

We’d better accept that the education of Oklahoma’s young people is the business of business, and invite input from the business community on the appropriate standards of education.

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Dean McGee Eye Institute recruits top scientist

The Dean McGee Eye Institute offers Dr. Dimitrios Karamichos, a rising star at Harvard Medical School, an offer he can’t refuse to relocate to Oklahoma.

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A start-up’s biggest obstacle: funding

Three-fourths of the companies responding to our 2014 client survey said that access to capital is their most critical issue. They also tell us that’s why many of them first make contact with i2E.

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OKC selected to host 2015 SSTI conference

Oklahoma City has been selected to host the 2015 State Science & Technology Institute (SSTI) Conference. The event will be held October 26-28 at the Cox Convention Center.

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Bob Craine, investor, i2E Board Member, dies

It is with great sadness that we share with you that longtime i2E board member, Bob Craine passed away.

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Angels give wings to state startups

SeedStep Angels network was founded in 2009 and began making investments in 2010, and i2E manages the group.

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At OU, journey begins at Tech Development office

For technology developed at the University of Oklahoma, the first stop on the road to market is the Office of Technology Development.

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Caisson Biotech’s out-of-this-world sponsorship

Oklahoma City-based Caisson Biotech sponsored a recent high school scientific project that was out of this world.

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Early start can feed interest in science, math

Anyone who knows me knows that STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) education is one of my hot buttons.

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i2E leads $1.4M investment in Synereca

Synereca Pharmaceuticals has received $1.4 million in seed capital from i2E Inc. The Oklahoma City-based company is developing a compound that kills drug resistant bacteria.

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