Today kicks off InnoTech conference

Beginning Wednesday, April 26, companies from Clark County and the Northwest will be showcasing their technology solutions at the InnoTech conference and exhibition.
The two-day conference will be at the Oregon Convention Center.

The conference runs 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. both days, in Hall D of the convention center. Registration begins at 7 a.m. General admission is $35 each day.

Among the Washington companies that are participating are: BarCode Team, Firstline Business Systems, Infinity Internet, Gekkotek, Earthquake Protection Systems and Always Better productions.

Both days will feature speakers and presentations.
Bill Hill, director of advanced reading technologies at Microsoft, will speak at a dinner event that begins at 4:30 p.m. today (Wednesday). His speech is titled “The Path to Breakthrough Innovation: Addressing Human Perception in the Creation of Software at Microsoft.”

In addition, there will be a two day eMarketing Summit will bring together marketers, business owners and internet professionals from around the Northwest. The summit will cost an additional $59 for each day.

Speakers and presentations will be held both days. But Thursday will also have InnoTech exhibits, showcasing the latest business and technology products, demos and hands-on experiences.

The convention center is at 777 N.E. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. For information, go to