The Micro-enterprise Inventors Program of Oregon (MIPO) and the Oregon Small Business Development Center Network (OSBDC) will host the SBIR/STTR 2012 National Conference: Crack the Code an event that welcomes entrepreneurs, businesses, government agencies, innovators, universities, and community partners to Portland, Oregon.

SBIR/STTR are competitive federal government grant programs that fund small businesses to develop innovative, high-risk technologies with the goal of increasing private sector commercialization into the marketplace.
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Karen Tavares

Investigative Science and Engineering, Inc.
Director of Operations
My company, Investigative Science and Engineering, Inc. (ISE), supplies technical, scientific, and environmental consulting, particularly in the areas of acoustics/noise, vibration, historic preservation, air-quality/GHG, photometric/lighting studies, GIS, compliance with CEQA/NEPA, and preparing Environmental Impact Reports/Studies (EIR/EIS), etc.