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Gough cites 4 changes in 2017 economic landscape

By: Beebe Nelson
Published February 15, 2017
Robert Gough began his talk, “2017: The economic opportunities we have never seen before,” at the January 25, 2015 NSTC  Business Breakfast — not surprisingly — by talking about Trump and people’s responses to him.  […]

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MY VIEW: The importance of attending the NSTC’s Annual Economic Breakfast

By: Beebe Nelson
January 19, 2017
Robert Gough has been a regular speaker at NSTC’s breakfast meetings, showing up early in the year to challenge his audience as he addresses the economic issues of the new year. Last year he told us […]

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Five Things Medical Device Companies Should Know About Wearable Technology

Wearable devices such as personal health monitoring, prevention and management devices, as well as methods of using such wearable devices, have become part of our everyday life and essential tools of modern medicine.  From head-mounted display devices such as GoogleGlass […]

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Connecting corporations and non-profits for mutually profitable futures

The divide between the corporate world and the nonprofit one is wide and deep. However, Linda Saris, the NSTC’s new president and a passionate advocate for disadvantaged youth, found a unique way to bridge that gap and build mutually beneficial […]

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Cannabis – from the Shadows to a Billion Dollar Industry

From colonial times when the hemp plant was grown and used to make sailing ropes and canvases, to today’s world where (the higher THC-level) cannabis is approved for medical use – the role of cannabis in society, and business, has […]

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MA Clean Energy Center Update

At the March 2nd meeting of NSTC’s Sustainability Forum our group heard an update on the activities and programs at the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC). Sarah Colao, MassCEC Acting General Counsel, gave us an overview of MassCEC, explained how […]

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