START, Friends of Pathways, and Energy Conservation Works have teamed up to bring a bikeshare program to Jackson! Come to Spark and learn more about this amazing program
This summer, B Cycle will help START Bike Launch 20 trail bikes. The new "Dash" bike expands B Cycle's produce offering with their first ever connected smart bike. It incorporates a industrial color touch screen display, integrated locking package and onboard GPS to the best-in-class geometry and components of the original B Cycle bikes.
Because this is brand new technology, you will be the first see and test the new free range bikes! This program will be in testing until late August and will be offered on a limited basis until that time. We will be seeking feedback and working with the programers to improve the app and fine tune the program.
Do you have questions or comments about Teton County's recycling program? Want to learn more about how our community plans to navigate the Road to Zero Waste? Curious about composting? Join a panel of waste diversion nerds to learn more about the nitty gritty details of deriving the highest and best use of the materials that pass through our valley.
Save the date for another engaging tech meetup featuring a presentation by Pete Soderling.
Join us as Pete gives us a preview of the talk he is giving at conferences throughout China and Japan in late October.
In this talk we will learn how a proper perspective on building your engineering culture can help you motivate your engineers,
SPARK will have a co-working PARKing Space right on the town square across from Wyoming Outfitters. Jeremy is working on wifi and we will have power, so come join us and co-work outside!
A quick definition of PARK(ing) Day: For one day in September, across the world, people convert a vehicle space into something for human use. Jackson Hole Public Art will collaborate with community partners to convert parking spaces downtown on September 16. Although it's Jackson's inaugural year for this event, it's 10 years old in cities like San Francisco and Seattle.
In a Shark Tank style format, come join the audience as 5 locally grown companies compete in front of an elite panel of judges and investors.
Open to the public, this event is hosted by Silicon Couloir.
Pitched are from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. with cocktails to follow.
Center for the Arts - Wednesday, August 10th
The Small Business Innovation Research / Small Business Technology Transfer grant workshop kicks off with a comprehensive overview of the SBIR and STTR programs and continues with an extended discussion of a simple but effective four-step process for developing a Phase I proposal to any of the participating SBIR/STTR agencies.
"This is an incredibly valuable opportunity for those interested in learning more about SBIR/STTR proposal preparations, along with the all the complexities and potential reward," said Bradley Krugh of SPARK JH.
As one of the largest sources of early-stage capital for technology commercialization in the United States, these programs allow US-owned and operated small businesses to engage in federal research and development. Registration is at no cost to Wyoming Businesses. Click here for PDF.
JOIN THE SPARK COMMUTER TEAM TODAY!
- Log the miles for any daily commuting you do, whether it’s for work, running errands, or just to socialize.
- As you and other participants log your miles, we’ll show you real-time stats: how many trips you’ve made, miles you’ve ridden, calories you’ve burned, gas money you’ve saved, and CO2 emissions you’ve eliminated.
- Not only will you be able to see your own stats, but you’ll be able to compare and compete with other riders and teams (if that’s your thing.)
Log your miles here: http://challenge.friendsofpathways.org/enter-trip/
Hosted by Silicon Couloir, this month's topic is "Fundraising: Lessons Learned". The panel of experts includes: Fletcher White, President, Bivvi, Bob Fuziak, CEO, Hindsight Industries, Steve Sullivan, CEO, Stio, Todd Warden, Managing Partner, Lighthouse Capital Tasso Coin, Principal, Peregrine Capital.
Join Vertical Harvest for their official Grand Opening! After years in the making, this trend setting, multi-story, downtown greenhouse will officially open it's doors to the public. Starting at 10:15 a.m Governor Matt Mead will lead the opening ceremonies. Tours of the greenhouse operations are available for the first 90 attendees. Afterwards, enjoy Vertical Harvest's first "street fair" to purchase some of the first fresh veggies grown here and explore other local handcrafted goods.