IGEM Council to Hold January 28 Meeting
Idaho—Thursday, January 24, 2013—The Idaho Global Entrepreneurial Mission
(IGEM) Council is scheduled to hold a meeting on Monday, January 28, 2013. The call will begin at 7:30 a.m. in the Idaho
Department of Commerce Clearwater conference room (J.R. Williams Building, 2nd
floor, 700 W. State St., Boise, Idaho).
meeting will last from 7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. and will include a discussion of
proposals and rule ideas for the deployment of IGEM grant funds administered by
One of the
primary responsibilities of the IGEM Council is to develop a statewide
strategic plan to foster innovation. The Council also oversees the Idaho Global
Entrepreneurial Mission Grant Fund, which includes $950,000 appropriated by the
Idaho State Legislature for grants. IGEM Grant Funds will leverage
private-industry guidance and the talent and expertise of Idaho’s research
universities to commercialize innovative and viable technologies that will
strengthen Idaho’s economy, create more job opportunities in our communities
and meet the Governor’s Project 60 goals.
28 IGEM Council meeting is open to the public.