142nd SPICE Meeting at the NBIA conference in Kansas City, USA

Kansas City, United States
19 – 20 Apr 2009

The 142nd SPICE Meeting was held in Kansas City, USA at the 23rd NBIA conference - one more time the meeting point for the business incubation world. This NBIA conference also hosted the 20th Global Summit of Business Incubation Associations (GBIN) and offered an the opportunity for SPICE group members to meet.
SPICE Group honoured NBIA's President and CEO, Dinah Adkins, who led this organization for more than 20 years and had announced to retire shortly. SPICE Group thanked her for her active involvement and support by a special presentation of the SPICE Art Ball carrying an "art square" that served a congratulation card. The SPICE Group "Thank You" card presented to Dinah Adkins at the 23rd NBIA conference in Kansas City can be seen in the photo chronicle section of this website). The ball also served as background for presenting the congratulations of ADT (German Business Incubation Association) by Rolf Friedrichsdorf, Board Member with thanks for two decades of cooperation and mutual support.