Simpson College Emerge program director Chris Draper will lead a public seminar about the virtual incubator EmergeHub at Gravitate, 206 Sixth Ave.,
at noon Thursday.
Greater Des Moines residents were quick to surf the Internet for information about the World Cup this year, but the deaths of celebrities drew our attention too. So did twerking, dumping ice on one's head, hacking, meditation and the Olympics.
Laura Stein spends her day talking about innovation, so it should come as no shock that she has reinvented her career.
The Cultivation Corridor messaging has been planted in Central Iowa, and now backers have a to-do list to help it grow.
Mufit Akinc, a professor of materials science and engineering at Iowa State University, is developing a new generation of insulation for freezers, refrigerated trucks, buildings and other heating and cooling applications.