The Vermont Center for Emerging Technologies (VCET) is a targeted small business development incubator designed to foster the success of new high-growth, high-technology firms in Vermont. VCET offers selected early stage businesses substantive business mentoring and a menu of traditional incubator services, such as flexible rental space, office equipment and administrative support services. Its mission is to assist entrepreneurs in creating next generation jobs for this generation of Vermonters.
Vermont Businesses for Social Responsibility (VBSR) is a non-profit, statewide business trade organization. Our members are businesses and organizations who recognize that the need to make a profit and the need to make a difference are not in conflict, and who use the power of business to change the world.
SPIE is the international society for optics and photonics founded in 1955 to advance light-based technologies. Serving more than 188,000 constituents from 138 countries, the Society advances emerging technologies through interdisciplinary information exchange, continuing education, publications, patent precedent, and career and professional growth. SPIE annually organizes and sponsors approximately 25 major technical forums, exhibitions, and education programs in North America, Europe, Asia, and the South Pacific.