The Jackson Makerspace announced a building has been secured to establish its operations. The address is 543 E Washington Ave., Jackson, MI 49203. The building still needs to be cleaned and prepared, but to get a first look, stop by Friday, Aug. 1, from 1 to 7 p.m.
The July 2 meeting of the Jackson Inventor’s Network will feature Gary Pageau speaking on the topic ‘Managing Your Web Presence.” The internet is a valuable research tool for inventors, but it can also find help you find partners, vendors and investors. Gary Pageau will show you how to create and maintain your online presence. Gary Pageau, […]
The search is on for the next Jackson-area entrepreneur! High-school juniors and seniors are invited to participate in the free weeklong CEO Academy at the Poling Center on the Spring Arbor University Campus. The event, from June 16-20, will be filled with informative sessions on branding and social media, finances, logistics and ways to connect […]
“Patent Law-How do I Defend my Patent” is the topic of the May 27th meeting of the Jackson Inventors Network. Brad Smith will help us learn the pitfalls and the challenges of defending patents. Smith’s practice includes preparation and prosecution of patents, trademarks and copyright registrations, with a particular emphasis on IP litigation. His experience […]
Jackson District Library – Auditorium 244 West Michigan Ave. Jackson MI 49201 12 noon to 3:00 p.m. Cost: Free Light lunch will be served Space is limited. Pre- Registration is required To Register: Call Jackson County Chamber of Commerce: 517.782.8221 (please park behind the library off of Pearl Street) Program Description: The roundtable gives current […]
Interested in crowdfunding? Join State Rep. Mike Shirkey Thursday, Feb. 27, from 5-6:30 p.m. at the Jackson Tower Building, 120 W. Michigan Ave., Jackson, Mich., for a town hall meeting on crowd funding, featuring Michigan experts on equity crowdfunding techniques established through a new state law. The town hall is open to the public. Anyone […]
Due to the weather-related closure of Jackson College, today’s meeting has been canceled. Jackson Inventors Network will meet as scheduled in February, topic to be be Ken Johnson, game inventor.
Jackson Inventors Network (JIN) will host its annual picnic and sharing event. Bring a dish and an idea to pass, and JIN will provide the hot dogs and hamburgers. (Please RSVP so we can get an accurate headcount). Members are encouraged to bring family so we can share the excitement. Note the new location: Vandercook […]
Mark your calendar for the second-annual Michigan Inventors Coalition (MIC) Inventors Expo Sept. 4, at the Kellogg Center in East Lansing, Mich. Activities will include speakers, break-out sessions, shark tanks, networking, venture capitalist,s and much more. For more information on applying to attend, follow this link. To register, click here. To apply as an inventor, click here. If you offer […]
The Jackson County Chamber of Commerce will JIN’s own John D. Hopkins with its Entrepeneurial Spirit Award at its 104th Annual Meeting Thursday, Jan. 24, 2013, at Jackson Community College Potter Center from 5:30-9:00pm. The event will start with an awards presentation in the auditorium followed by a gala reception in the newly renovated Robert […]