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Tech 2006 'Unconference Kick-Off' Set For Tuesday At BioTech Center

Posted October 9, 2006 7:58 a.m. EDT

— The

Council for Entrepreneurial Development

will open its Tech 2006 conference an evening early with an "Unconference Kick-Off" on Tuesday, Oct. 10.

The program includes a number of panel discussions and precedes the "Techy Tuesday" networking event. Both programs will take place at the North Carolina Biotechnology Center.

The Unconference begins at 3:30 PM. Techie Tuesday starts at 5:30 PM.

Program topics include: It's the experience,stupid!; Blog You! New Media Gets in Your Face; Future of Wireless Technology: Do You Really Want to Watch a Movie on Your Cell Phone; Can Technology Prevent a Pandemic; What Will We Drive to Work in 2025; Med Device Conversation: FDA and IP Issues - Are They Roadblocks or Bridges to Commercialization?

The CED's Tech 2006 program is set for Wednesday, Oct. 11 at the McKimmon Center in Raleigh.