October 06, 2010

Media Advisory -- Technology/Innovation Expo

Reporters, photographers and news crews are welcome to cover an event showcasing technology, innovation and business opportunities this week at Southern Illinois University Carbondale.

The SIUC Technology and Innovation Expo-Fall 2010 is set for 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, Oct. 8, at the Dunn-Richmond Economic Development Center, 150 E. Pleasant Hill Road, Carbondale.

The event gives entrepreneurs, investors and business executives the chance to learn about business start-up opportunities based on University research. Faculty members, inventors, entrepreneurs and business people will be on hand at the event.

For more information, contact Amy McMorrow Hunter, technology transfer specialist, at 618/453-4556 or amcmorro@siu.edu.