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2011 BIO Convention | Day Two Posted on Jun 29

2011 BIO Convention | Day Two

 Governor Patrick celebrating Vertex Pharmaceuticals’ expansion earlier this month. (Holland Hinman/Governor’s Office) Governor Patrick today continued participating in the 2011 International BIO Convention, promoting Massachusetts’ life sciences leadership and our strengths in the innovation economy.  After a breakfast with international corporate leaders and a roundtable discussion   …Continue Reading 2011 BIO Convention | Day Two

Innovation Economy Partnership 2011: UK – Day Three Posted on Mar 16

Innovation Economy Partnership 2011: UK – Day Three

Governor Patrick meets with Speaker of the House of Commons John Bercow, (Photo credit: Matt Campion, Britsh Consulate General Boston) Today, Governor Patrick and delegation members focused on a series of meetings with members of the British Parliament and representatives of the government to discuss economic   …Continue Reading Innovation Economy Partnership 2011: UK – Day Three

The Week in Israel: Innovation Mission Part 1 Wrap Up Posted on Mar 11

Today is the last day in Israel for many members of the Massachusetts delegation. Check out a slideshow of photos from the trip above and catch up on our coverage of each day with our previous blog posts: Day One: MassChallenge kickoff in Tel Aviv (now   …Continue Reading The Week in Israel: Innovation Mission Part 1 Wrap Up

Innovation Economy Partnership 2011: Israel – Day Four Posted on Mar 10

Innovation Economy Partnership 2011: Israel – Day Four

Governor Patrick meets Israeli President Shimon Peres. It was another busy day in Israel for Governor Patrick and the rest of the Massachusetts Innovation Economy Partnership Mission. The delegation spent the day in Jerusalem, holding meetings with senior government officials and Israeli entrepreneurs. The delegation   …Continue Reading Innovation Economy Partnership 2011: Israel – Day Four

Innovation Economy Partnership 2011: Israel – Day Three Posted on Mar 9

Innovation Economy Partnership 2011: Israel – Day Three

Governor Patrick and the Massachusetts delegation kicked off day three of the mission with a visit to Haifa University. There they met with university leadership and students to discuss the wealth of economic and educational ties between Israel and Massachusetts. The next stop was a   …Continue Reading Innovation Economy Partnership 2011: Israel – Day Three

Innovation Economy Partnership 2011: Israel – Day Two Posted on Mar 8

Innovation Economy Partnership 2011: Israel – Day Two

Here’s a rundown of day two of the Massachusetts Innovation Economy Partnership Mission. The Governor and the members of the delegation remain in Tel Aviv, Israel. 8:15 am | Governor Patrick and the delegation started the day by meeting with members of Israel’s Venture Capital   …Continue Reading Innovation Economy Partnership 2011: Israel – Day Two

Innovation Economy Partnership 2011: Israel – Day One Posted on Mar 7

Innovation Economy Partnership 2011: Israel – Day One

Governor Patrick and a delegation of leaders from Massachusetts’ business and academic communities have completed their first day in Tel Aviv, Israel, kicking off the Massachusetts Innovation Economy Partnership Mission. The members of the delegation have hit the ground running – here’s a quick recap of   …Continue Reading Innovation Economy Partnership 2011: Israel – Day One

Bay State Briefs: Students from North Attleboro, Road Crews in Tewksbury and International Innovation Posted on Feb 11

It’s been another busy week in the Governor’s office. What do students from North Attleboro, biopharmaceuticals in Billerica and the British Ambassador to the United States have in common? Watch this week’s Bay State Brief to find out: Here are a few other highlights from   …Continue Reading Bay State Briefs: Students from North Attleboro, Road Crews in Tewksbury and International Innovation