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Jan. 5, 2005

Westminster College to Broadcast MIT Enterprise Forum Presentation

SALT LAKE CITY (Jan. 5, 2005)  Westminster College has partnered with the MIT Club of Utah to present a broadcast from the MIT Enterprise Forum's program "Venture Capital Update: Forecasting the Markets for 2005." The presentation will make predictions about the availability of capital this year for entrepreneurs. This event is free and open to the public.

A panel of experts, including Massachusetts Technology Development Corporation President Bob Crowley, will explore stock markets, investment banking, venture capital and other economic factors affecting companies. The broadcast is scheduled for Thursday, Jan. 20, 2005, at 5 p.m. in the Gore Auditorium.

WHO: Westminster College and MIT Club of Utah

WHAT: Free Broadcast of "Venture Capital Update: Forecasting the Markets for 2005"
WHERE: Westminster College Gore Auditorium
1840 South 1300 East Salt Lake City, UT 84105

WHEN: Thursday, Jan. 20, 2005, at 5 p.m.

The MIT Club of Utah is the local chapter of the alumni club for the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

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