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Northwest Missouri State University

News Release

Oct. 17, 2015

CIE invites smartphone lovers to Appy Hour Oct. 27

Northwest Missouri State University’s Dean L. Hubbard Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship will host its inaugural Appy Hour at 4 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 27.

The free event is designed for students, faculty, business owners and other entrepreneurs to socialize and discuss their favorite smartphone applications as well as promote the generation of new app ideas.

Soft drinks and light snacks will be served, and tech pockets will be given away as door prizes.

To register, visit The event is limited to 30 people.


About the Dean L. Hubbard Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship

The Hubbard CIE, located on the north edge of the Northwest campus, is a mixed-use incubator with emphasis on technology-based, start-up companies. It provides assistance to existing small businesses and encourages development of new small businesses.

Designated a Missouri Innovation Center, the 46,679 square-foot CIE includes three lab analysis research areas, a shared scientific instrument room and 9,000 square feet of tenant office space. The academic wing contains more than 16,000 square feet of highly specialized teaching and research labs and offices.

The CIE is positioned within a two-hour driving radius of Kansas City, Des Moines and Omaha, providing companies with access to more than 1.5 million people. At the same time, companies located at the CIE enjoy the benefits of a consistently strong work-ethic and business friendly environment in a smaller rural setting.

For more information about the CIE, contact CIE Director Larry Lee at 660.562.0823 or

For more information, please contact:

Mark Hornickel, Communication Manager | 660.562.1704 | Fax: 660.562.1900

Northwest Missouri State University
215 Administration Building | 800 University Drive | Maryville, MO 64468