Workiva Helps California State Lottery Streamline Budgeting and Financial Reporting
Tue, Oct 24, 2017
The California Lottery – which contributes more than $1 billion in annual funding to the state’s public schools and colleges – announced they have begun using Wdesk to create its annual budget and Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) in compliance with the Governmental Accounting Standards Board’s requirements.
Nearly 400 students packed into the Vermeer Applied technology Hub in the Iowa State University Research Park for the eighth annual HackISU event this past weekend. Read about how the students spent the weekend inventing devices and software, or creating new applications for electronics over the 36-hour competition period.
Ames-based startup, KinoSol, took home the honor of best woman-led business and a $25,000 cash prize at the 2017 Minnesota Cup. Three of the four KinoSol cofounders are women, all of whom have a passion for international
development through the provision of entrepreneurial opportunities.
Partnering for Growth: Biotech Innovation Showcase & Forum
Mon, Oct 9, 2017
Iowa State University Research Park Corporation
IowaBio is currently accepting applications for its Partnering for
Growth Biotech Innovation Showcase. The Showcase is an investor
conference that allows emerging biotech companies to compete for a $5,000 grand prize on March 20th in Ankeny.
NewLink Genetics Prices Public Offering of Common Stock
Tue, Oct 3, 2017
NewLink Genetics Corp.
NewLink Genetics Corporation
has announced their underwritten public offering of 5,000,000 shares of common
stock will be priced at $10.25 per share, which is higher than anticipated. They
intend to use the additional capital to fund research and development, working
capital, and other general corporate purposes.