Rhode Island has built a thriving innovation economy around core industries of life sciences, information technology, various maritime sectors, and a talented population with a worldwide reputation for design. During this session, conference host Rhode Island Commerce Corporation will be joined by several of their key partners to discuss what has made the Ocean State unique and what lies in store for the future.
- Christian Cowan, Center Director, Polaris Manufacturing Extension Partnership
- Daniel Harper, CEO & Founder, Siren Marine
- Hope Hopkins, Program Director, MassChallenge Rhode Island
- David Osborne, CEO, Virgin Pulse