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11/30/2007 - Terabyte Tidbits

Inland Northwest Multimedia User Group (INMUG)
Thursday December 6, 2007, 6:30 – 7:30 pm, Sirti Building, 665 N Riverpoint Blvd. INMUG will be hosting our bi-annual party and Adobe software giveaway! "INMUG has been an official Adobe user group for over two years and we want you show up for this very special occasion. Here’s your chance to talk ‘shop’ and network with some of the finest Spokane-area talents in education and the print/web/video industry. There will be plenty of food and drinks, so don’t hesitate to bring in a friend or two to enjoy this event." Questions? Please email for any other information. Visit INMUG at

SITSA Presents: “Interface Usability - Why It's a Challenge”
Tuesday, December 11, Socializing: 5:30 pm; Presentation: 6:00 pm, Sirti. "Interface Usability - Why It's a Challenge" presented by Richard Steele. It is estimated that nearly 50% of code in user applications is dedicated to interface interaction design and management. This is because -- while coding to get the hardware and software to operate well is challenging – programming to get the stickyware to perform properly is even more challenging. Rule No. 1 in a list of interface design heuristics from IBM states flatly and accurately: "Anyone can design an interface; doing it well is difficult." Sirti, Room 310, 3rd floor, 665 N Riverpoint Blvd. Free, Cookies

EFGN presents an Entrepreneurs’ Holiday Reception
Tuesday, December 11, 2007, 5:00 – 7:00 pm, Spokane Entrepreneurial Center, 308 W First, Spokane. EFGN is sponsoring an informal reception for all area entrepreneurs and those who work with them. This special event is hosted by the Spokane Entrepreneurial Center, where startups can rent space inexpensively without long-term leases while they get their business off the ground. Demand was so high, the building was filled in two weeks. Its founder, Steve Salvatori, will talk about his own experience building Salvatori-Scott, a national manufacturer’s rep firm, and about the reasons behind the Spokane Entrepreneurial Center. To register to make a (very) brief presentation, or for more information, contact Chris Kelly: e-mail: phone: (509) 483-2320
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SLUG (Spokane Linux Users Group)
Wednesday, December 19, 2007, 7:00 pm. Meetings are held the third Wednesday of each month, at 7:00 PM. They generally run 1½ to 2 hours long. Find SLUG at Davids Pizza, near Gonzaga, on the corner of Hamilton & Boone: 829 E Boone Ave.

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December 4, 8 - 9:30 a.m. Home-Based Business Connection, Topic: "Tax Basics for Small Business "
December 11, 8 - 9:30 a.m. Stride Ahead, Developing a Compelling Brand Identity
December 13, 9 - 10:30, Marketing to the Government
December 20, 8 - 9:30, Government Contracting 101
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Nominate your business for an AGORA Award!
How would you like your business or a business you admire to be recognized for excellence by the Spokane regional business community? Would you be interested in recognition in a special section of the Journal of Business? How about recognition at an awards ceremony of 400+ people? Nominate a business or non-profit organization in the community for an AGORA award today! Nominate your own business. Contact Joni Woodwell at or 459-4114 for a nomination form.

2007-2008 EWU Deans’ Seminar Series: “Wine Entrepreneurs”
Tuesday, January 29, at 6:00 PM. EWU Center for Entrepreneurial Activities Deans’ Seminar Series: “Wine Entrepreneurs”, EWU Riverpoint Campus Phase 1 Classroom Building, Auditorium #122, 668 N. Riverpoint Boulevard, Spokane. This seminar will introduce or reintroduce you to three entrepreneurs involved in today’s growing wine industry:
Michael Haig - Whitestone Winery – Lake Roosevelt region. Winner of the Concordance Gold award, the highest honor at the prestigious Indianapolis International Wine Competition.
Charles Hoppes - Fidélitas Winery – Badger Canyon near Benton City, WA. His entrepreneurial spirit and courage earned him the distinction of being Eastern Washington University’s 2006 Entrepreneur of the Year.
C. Thomas Thompson – Napa Valley – Thomas and Stella Thompson run a small wine grape business growing cabernet grapes.
Seating is limited. Please R.S.V.P. by Friday, January 25, to Margie Hall, EWU Center for Entrepreneurial Activities, at 358-2208.

Save the date for the 2008 Washington State Technology Summit
Tuesday, April 15, 2008, 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. The 2008 Washington State Technology Summit will bring together hundreds of technology leaders and innovators who are driving industry development in clean technology, clean energy and renewable fuels, global health, and advanced materials & manufacturing.

Registration is Open!
$190: Until 3/14/08
$220: After 3/14/08
Location: Meydenbauer Center, 11100 NE 6th Street, Bellevue, WA 98004. For more information and to register, visit

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