Kentucky Innovation & Enterpreneurship Conference (KIEC)
KIEC, our Annual Kentucky Innovation and Entrepreneurship Conference, brings together distinguished speakers, tech-based economic development practitioners, researchers, innovators, entrepreneurs, and students and postdoctoral fellows.
The KIEC logo reflects five research focus areas: Biosciences, Environmental and Energy Technologies, Human Health and Development, Information Technology and Communications, and Materials Science and Advanced Manufacturing.
The conference focuses on growing local initiatives powered by science and engineering talent. KIEC is open to ALL faculty, postdoctoral fellows, students, and small businesses. KIEC is also open to the general public and anyone interested in technology-driven innovation, high-tech growth, university-business engagement, and job opportunities.
Reserve your space for a presentation at the poster* area. KIEC is a great event for exchange of scientific ideas and for everyone to have a rewarding experience.
Program highlights -- federal and regional funding opportunities, research trends, updates on commercialization of technology and technology business development, opportunities to improve your career in and outside of academia, recognitions and prizes to best presentations, and more...