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Volunteers Needed – New River Robotics Competitions

Volunteers Needed – New River Robotics Competitions

The New River Robotics Association along with FIRST Chesapeake, VA-DC FIRST Lego League, FIRST Tech Challenge Team 4924 and FIRST Robotics Competition Team 401 are working together to bring all four (4) levels of FIRST to Montgomery County during the 2023-2024 season....

Join us for Buzz4Good & RAMP Watch Party!

Join us for Buzz4Good & RAMP Watch Party!

You are invited to a free Watch Party on Nov. 14 at the Grandin Theatre to get a "sneak peek" of the newest BUZZ television show starring RAMP in advance of its premier on Nov. 15 on Blue Ridge PBS!  On this episode of BUZZ we’ll feature RAMP’s incredible work and...

Technology Training Program – Available through September 30, 2024

Technology Training Program – Available through September 30, 2024

YOU DON’T WANT TO MISS THIS OPPORTUNITY Do you work in manufacturing, technology, or healthcare and are looking to advance your career?  Are you an employer that wants your employees to have additional training in their field? If you answered “yes” to either of those...

Apply Now for RAMP’s Spring 2024 Cohort

Apply Now for RAMP’s Spring 2024 Cohort

RAMP is now accepting applications to our Spring 2024 Cohort, which will focus on Technology, as well as Health & Life Science startups.  The accepted companies can expect to be engaged in the program two full days a week for the entire 12-week program that...

Lunch & Learn with WoTech Powered by Gentry Locke

Lunch & Learn with WoTech Powered by Gentry Locke

Join the WoTech village for Lunch and Learn powered by Gentry Locke.  Uncover the inspirational stories of female speakers who have paved their own inspirational paths in technology, academia and non-profits.  Along the way, discover tips and tricks and other...

MOVA Technologies Successfully Closes $2 Million Seed Funding Round

MOVA Technologies Successfully Closes $2 Million Seed Funding Round

Pulaski, Virginia, September 13, 2023 - MOVA Technologies is thrilled to announce the successful conclusion of its Friends and Family Seed Round, which has resulted in the raising of $2 million in private investment. This milestone marks a momentous step forward for...

Thanks to the 2023 Game Changer Week Sponsors!

Thanks to the 2023 Game Changer Week Sponsors!

Game Changer Week, Sep. 5-8, 2023, would not be possible without the tremendous financial support and efforts of its sponsors.  The events, programs, and activities spread across the Roanoke-Blacksburg region allow founders, educators, investors, partners, and...

PitchPlus Clinic: Sep. 7

PitchPlus Clinic: Sep. 7

The PitchPlus Clinic, during Game Changer Week, is designed for later-stage, post-acceleration startups and other early stage companies seeking knowledge about the venture capital markets, the venture capital fundraising process and the transaction closing process...

Game Changer Week Highlights

Game Changer Week Highlights

Thanks to partial support from a GO Virginia Experiential Learning In Tech Employment (ELITE) grant, awarded to the RBTC, we are delighted to host the following training and professional development event opportunities during Game Changer Week, Sep. 5-8, 2023....