PortGen Accelerator Showcase

August 12, 2021 1:00 pm PDT
In partnership with Findventures, we're excited to present the PortGen Accelerator Graduation Showcase! This event will be the culmination of Findventures' first PortGen small business accelerator

About This Event

Join us in celebrating the 2021 PortGen Accelerator Cohort on August 12 from 1 PM – 3 PM PDT!

Come hear how this Small Business Innovation Accelerator brought the expertise and networks of the Seattle entrepreneurship community, plus the mentorship and expertise of the Port of Seattle, together to support small businesses with access to demonstrations, mentoring support, increased access to funding and commercialization opportunities.

Plus, network with the Port Gen Accelerator graduates and listen to featured comments from Port of Seattle executives.

Who Should Attend:

  • Folks interested in meeting and working with small businesses in the fields of construction, engineering, specialty services and more.
  • Government procurement teams seeking to expand their audience of DBE businesses


1:00 pm: Welcome

1:05 pm: Commissioner Calkins Welcome & Remarks

1:10 pm: Recognition of mentors and businesses

1:15 pm: Cohort Presentations (Engineering and Electrical Companies)

2:05 pm: Port Executive Remarks

2:10 pm: Cohort Presentations (Construction and Specialty Services)

2:35 pm: Networking

3:00 pm: End of event


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Courtney Law, Ph.D.

Tamaka Thornton