Local Tech Wire

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – The rolls out a new series of workshops for entrepreneurs on Aug. 13.

CAFÉ, which stands for Competitive Advantage through Fundamentals of Entrepreneurs, begins at 7:30 a.m. at CED’s headquarters (100 Capitola Drive, Suite 106, Durham).

The first program, “Expanding Your Network: An Introduction to Area’s Entrepreneur Support Organizations,” will feature representatives from several local organizations.

Scheduled to participate are:

• Association for Corporate Growth (ACG)
• Association of Strategic Alliance Professionals (ASAP)
• The Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO)
• First Flight Venture Center
• Licensing Executives Society (LES)
• National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD)
• National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO)
• North Carolina Biotechnology Center
• North Carolina Chinese Business Association (NCCBA)
• North Carolina Technology Association (NCTA)
• Renewable Energy Business Network (REBN)
• Small Business Technology Development Council (SBTDC)
• Triangle Gaming Initiative (TGI)
• TiE Carolinas
• Triangle Technology Executive Council (TTEC)

For more information, or contact the CED’s Bob Pickens (bpickens@cednc.org or 919 226 0481).