Category Archives: Innovation in the Community

Community, Innovation, and Collaboration

It’s Hip to Be Fab

Alan Fein, COO of CIC, welcomes the community to Fab@CIC. Thirty years ago, the great musical innovator Huey Lewis loudly proclaimed that it was hip to be square. Lewis (and the News, of course) invented music that took audiences from 1985 to 1955, and...

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New Startup Institute Perks for CIC Members

In addition to pretty sweet office space, CIC members have access to more avocados and orange juice than they know what to do with. However, we’ve come to know that CIC’s biggest asset is the broad network of innovators and creators that call CIC...

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Investors in Rotterdam open their doors for 100+ cycling startups

Rotterdam is bursting with energy and new innovation initiatives. These include the first port accelerator program called Port XL, the Cambridge Innovation Center which opened in September to help scale ups, the Erasmus Centre for Entrepreneurship, and...

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Industry Overview: Immigration Attorneys

This week will be our first (of hopefully many) Industry Overview! We will be highlighting specific fields and the CIC members that represent them. As of February 2017, about 14% of CICers are in the Professional Services sector. Below is a listing of...

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Nominate your peers for the New England Innovation Awards

CIC is proud to have been at the center of the innovation community in Boston and Cambridge for more than 15 years. In understanding that great innovation is one of the keys to a successful business ecosystem, we have also come to learn the value of...

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CIC Client Spotlight: Betaspring

We’ve been away for a few weeks enjoying the season and prepping for the new year ahead! As we think ahead, we think of how to get the most our of our year. For the first Spotlight of 2017, we chatted with CIC member, Melissa Withers of Betaspring,...

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CICers: Mastering Tomorrow from Miami to Cambridge

GeoOrbital’s Michael Burtov With its growing number of sites, CIC is working to find ways to increase interconnectivity and collaboration between clients & communities across the states, and soon across the globe! Last week, CIC Miami welcomed...

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Client Spotlight: Insight Data Science

  In our first post-Thanksgiving spotlight we return to Boston. The team at Insight Data Science is ensuring a whole new generation of data scientists has the skills it needs on two coasts! Who are you? April Minsky, Program Coordinator for the...

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Client Spotlight: SoL NA

This week we return to Cambridge with our client spotlights. Meet the executive director of SoLNA. If you’re interested in learning more about their programming, visit their page (linked below)! Who are you? Marc Waxman – Executive Director of...

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Client Spotlight: Capital Innovators

Westward ho! Today, we move a bit further away from CIC’s home in the Boston area. One thousand miles west, we land in St. Louis and are proud to feature our first client spotlight from CIC St. Louis! Who are you? Brian Dixon, COO of Capital Innovators...

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