Silicon Forest


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Silicon Forest

An area in Northern Oregon noted for its high-tech companies such as Intel, Fujitsu and Tektronix. Seattle, Washington is also called Silicon Forest. See Silicon Valley and high-tech regions.
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Attendees of Silicon Forest Forum are leaders looking for that next edge, and I'm looking forward to sharing OSDL's experiences among the group.
The Silicon Forest Forum is an ideal value for the business community, offering attendees a view into strategic trends and issues that can help them move their businesses forward," said Keith Larson, managing director, Intel Capital.
We are proud to showcase Oregon and Washington's thriving High Tech industry through Silicon Forest ninth Promotional Map campaign.
2011 Silicon Forest Map participating companies include: F5, Sharp, IBM, INTEL, FEI, Microchip, Accenture, ONAMI, Nordisk, TriQuint Semiconductor, Washington State University, Oregon State University and many other leading Pacific Northwest employers.
Intel Capital is pleased to host the Silicon Forest Forum as a signature event for Northwest entrepreneurs and investors," said Keith Larson, VP and managing director at Intel Capital.
Join Kavi Corporation; Preston Gates Ellis, LLP; 3 Public Communications ; AeA; and The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers in a seminar on best practices for technology standards organizations on Wednesday, March 3, 2004 from 7:30 am to Noon, at the Greenwood Inn, Beaverton, Oregon, Silicon Forest USA.
Working under the theme "Economic Potential of the Pacific Northwest: How does our Silicon Forest Grow?
The MMD Signature Research Center is an ideal interaction between our powerful Silicon Forest industry cluster and several unique research assets at our public universities and at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory," said Rich Linton, vice president for research and graduate studies and dean of the graduate school at the University of Oregon.
The awards were followed by the annual Silicon Forest Ball with dancing to jazz music by the Chicago-based Nick Colionne band.