ST. CROIX, US Virgin Islands, March 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The UVI Study and Technology Park Company (RTPark) announced today that registration is now open up to show up at their 2nd yearly Small business Attraction Summit, to be held pretty much on May well 19-20, 2022, from the RTPark’s headquarters on the island of St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands.
This absolutely free, two-day, virtual party will be streamed to dozens of promptly developing and set up tech organizations from all over the environment, rising tech entrepreneurs, substantial net value investors, and critical influencers in the tech and financial improvement industries who are fascinated in mastering about the rewards of living and functioning in the U.S. Virgin Islands (USVI).
“Just after a two-calendar year delay, we are thrilled to go on building off the success of our inaugural summit in 2019 and our report yrs of enterprise attraction in 2020 and 2021, irrespective of the issues that the pandemic could have offered us,” explained RTPark Executive Director and CEO, Peter H. Chapman. “We transformed many potential customers from our final summit into active companies now working in the Territory. We seem forward to welcoming more this year by means of the summit.”
The RTPark is an progressive, internationally identified, economic advancement organization designed to enable diversify and increase the USVI economic system by way of efforts to advertise the attraction, retention and advancement of engineering, awareness-dependent and sustainable agriculture firms within the Territory. To date, there are 75 firms and 21 early-phase startups working in the USVI via RTPark applications this kind of as the tax exemption and accelerator programs respectively.
This year’s theme for the summit is “The Future Tech Hub: Sustainability via Engineering in the USVI.” Thinking of the latest condition of the Caribbean and the planet, the myriad of methods that the USVI can accessibility today position the territory in an advantageous place to assist following generation innovation and analysis in sustainable enhancement.
“When on the lookout at the past numerous many years of hurdles we faced as a group, a widespread concept has been the need to establish financial resiliency and upcoming-proof our workforce for what may perhaps lie in advance,” Chapman explained. “Utilizing the RTPark as a vehicle to nurture and develop that innovative ecosystem is a very important element of our toolbox for financial diversification and resiliency in the USVI.”
In 2019, the RTPark was very pleased to host special presenters from Fb, LG Electronics, IBM, and the International Startup Ecosystem. This 12 months, they are making ready to deliver more influential specialists who assist our mission of growing the tech cluster in the Caribbean and can present point of view on the future of sustainable economies during the location. Announcements of speakers and panelists will be revealed in the coming weeks.
For far more data and to sign-up for the summit, visit https://usvitechsummit.com/.
For a lot more information and facts get hold of:
Sydney Paul, Senior Manager of Small business Attraction and Internet marketing
UVI Exploration and Engineering Park Company
Resource UVI Study and Technological know-how Park