Idaho Department of Commerce IGEM Council Meeting



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Idaho Commerce



Idaho Department of Commerce Idaho Global Entrepreneurial Mission (IGEM) Council Announces September 30 Meeting


BOISE, Idaho—Wednesday, September 23, 2015— The Idaho Global Entrepreneurial Mission (IGEM) Council is scheduled to meet on Wednesday, September 30, 2015, from 9:00 AM to 11:30 AM.  The IGEM Council meeting will hold its meeting on the campus of Idaho State University – Meridian Health Science Center, located at 1311 E. Central Drive, Meridian, ID  83642.

During this meeting, the Council will review submitted applications for IGEM funding.

The IGEM Council oversees the Idaho Global Entrepreneurial Mission Grant Fund, which includes $950,000 in appropriated funds by the Idaho State Legislature.  IGEM funds research between university and industry partnerships geared toward commercialization initiatives.  The IGEM Council’s fiscal stewardship and strategic direction, advances IGEM’s overall intended goal of economic prosperity through investments in technological advancements and innovation. 

Click here for the complete meeting agenda. 

This IGEM meeting is open to the public.  There will be an opportunity for public testimony toward the end of the meeting. To learn more about IGEM, visit  

Idaho State University – Meridian Health Science Center’s role and mission focus upon meeting the health science education and service needs of Idaho’s residents, its students, and the public and private sectors. ISU currently offers a wide variety of undergraduate and graduate programs in the health professions to the citizens of southwestern Idaho.

Click here for additional information on Idaho State University – Meridian Health Science Center. 


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