UC Riverside &
GO-Biz will host the 


2nd Innovation Series at  UCR Alumni & Visitors Center



April 22, 2014


To RSVP click here.

 Weekly Wins
Great projects, initiatives and successes are happening in Riverside every day; highlights for this week: 



Fair Housing Council Of Riverside County
Honors Community Leaders And
"Champions On The



 La Sierra High Has 9 Winners In Press-Enterprise Art Show



  UC Riverside Named To Princeton Review Green College List




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App of the Week:
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UCR & GO-Biz Innovation Series
April 22
(click here) 
RCC Job Fair
April 25
(click here)
SBA 8(a) and HUBZone Webinar
April 24  
(click here) 
Riverside County 
Small Business Fair
April 30
(click here) 
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Community Calendar


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City of Riverside, CA
Office of Economic Development News
April 22, 2014
TriTech SBDC To Host 5th Annual Funding the Big Idea  


TriTech SBDC will host the 5th Annual "Funding the Big Idea" Funding forum on May 8 at La Sierra University Zapara School of Business. This event is a unique opportunity for entrepreneurs to network, receive mentoring and compete for funding from Angel Investors, Venture Capitalists and Public Equity Investors. (Read more...) 

Chamber Business Seminar Features Procurement Experts


Federal, state and local governments buy just about every category of commodity and service available. Selling goods and services to a government entity can be interesting and lucrative work. It's an income potential that deserves consideration by your business.


This month's Greater Riverside Chambers of Commerce Business Seminar Series, will feature industry experts providing tips, resources, and guidelines for doing business with the City of Riverside and Riverside County for upcoming projects, vendor opportunities, and select services. (Read more...)

Business Spotlight:
Naval Surface Warfare Center Corona Division


The Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWC), Corona Division celebrated an historic day on April 16, 2014 with the ceremonial signing of the first patent licensing agreement of its kind. TechLink, a US Department of Defense (DoD) Partnership Intermediary facilitated the historic agreement, bringing licensing expertise and new best practices to the table. 


The NSWC Corona Division contributes more than $300 million in economic impact to the region - most of which is spent in local communities. (Read more...)

Riverside is being recognized worldwide for its forward looking, cutting-edge approaches to economic development, education, sustainability and technology. Discover the possibilities within this City of Arts & Innovation. 

We invite you to celebrate the achievements and our continued progress. Please contact the Office of Economic Development for more information.


Scott C. Barber

City Manager 
City of Riverside 

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