www.SAOSocialNetwork.org
Mission:  SAO <ul><li>The mission of the SAO is to enable a thriving community of software innovators to realize a great e...
SAO by the Numbers <ul><li>1,900+ active individuals on the SAO SocialNetwork </li></ul><ul><li>450+ member companies: Ore...
SAO Corvallis <ul><li>Strong local leadership </li></ul><ul><li>SAO galvanizes the relationships between enterprise techno...
The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA)  <ul><li>Governor Kulongoski signed Executive Order 09-06 on February 11...
This is us:
This is not how we want to be:
Your Action Items: <ul><li>Register for the Oregon Procurement Information Network (ORPIN) at  http://orpin.oregon.gov/   ...
ARRA Detail <ul><li>Handbook:  http://wyden.senate.gov/   </li></ul><ul><li>$787 billion national economic recovery initia...
The Oregon Way Advisory Group Detail <ul><li>Members appointed Mid-March </li></ul><ul><li>Point staff person: Brian Shipl...
Oregon Way Project Criteria <ul><li>The criteria include, but are not limited to:   </li></ul><ul><li>Immediate Job Creati...
What Does This All Mean??? <ul><li>Oregon is a natural leader in the sustainability movement </li></ul><ul><li>Oregon is p...
Software Opportunities within the ARRA <ul><li>Energy efficiency  </li></ul><ul><li>Clean technology  </li></ul><ul><li>Sm...
The Bigger Picture… <ul><li>It’s time for Software companies to step up </li></ul><ul><li>It’s time to be community leader...
Software as a Stimulus  0   $122,407,286    $85,938,617  $21,330,000    $3,000,000,000  n/a  8-yr Avg Return on Investment...
Operation un-Tea Party <ul><li>Software entrepreneurs to support job-based tax creation at a rally in Salem on April 15th....
Your Action Items: <ul><li>Register for the Oregon Procurement Information Network (ORPIN) at  http://orpin.oregon.gov/   ...
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The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) in Corvallis, Oregon

  1. 2. www.SAOSocialNetwork.org
  2. 3. Mission: SAO <ul><li>The mission of the SAO is to enable a thriving community of software innovators to realize a great economic future. </li></ul>
  3. 4. SAO by the Numbers <ul><li>1,900+ active individuals on the SAO SocialNetwork </li></ul><ul><li>450+ member companies: Oregon’s largest technology trade association </li></ul><ul><li>175+ volunteers </li></ul><ul><li>150+ events/year </li></ul><ul><li>6 staff </li></ul><ul><li>5 chapters across the state </li></ul><ul><li>It’s about the community: join today! </li></ul>
  4. 5. SAO Corvallis <ul><li>Strong local leadership </li></ul><ul><li>SAO galvanizes the relationships between enterprise technology companies, small software, business incubation, OSU & local government. </li></ul><ul><li>Half of new memberships stay with Corvallis. </li></ul><ul><li>New services for Health Care, Errors & Omissions Insurance, Carbon Footprinting, etc. </li></ul>
  5. 6. The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) <ul><li>Governor Kulongoski signed Executive Order 09-06 on February 11, 2009, setting up the The Oregon Way Advisory Group </li></ul><ul><li>President Obama signed ARRA into law on February 17 th , 2009. </li></ul><ul><li>Great opportunities now exist to empower Oregon to create sustainable jobs by investing in transformative projects. </li></ul>
  6. 7. This is us:
  7. 8. This is not how we want to be:
  8. 9. Your Action Items: <ul><li>Register for the Oregon Procurement Information Network (ORPIN) at http://orpin.oregon.gov/ </li></ul><ul><li>Get your state ESB Certification (if you employ <19 and grossed <$653,244 over last 3 years. http://www.oregon.gov/DCBS/OMWESB/esb.shtml </li></ul><ul><li>Get on the Oregon Way mailing list http://recovery.oregon.gov/ </li></ul><ul><li>Mark April 15 th on your Calendar to go to Salem for the unTea Party. </li></ul>
  9. 10. ARRA Detail <ul><li>Handbook: http://wyden.senate.gov/ </li></ul><ul><li>$787 billion national economic recovery initiative will provide $2.4 b to Oregon over the next 3 years. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Focused on workforce training for green jobs training programs (renewables & efficiency) through the Dept. of Labor </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Additional funds are being distributed through Federal Agencies </li></ul><ul><li>Example: An additional $37 billion in competitive grants available to all states through the Dept of Energy (must be decoupled): </li></ul><ul><ul><li>68% cities & counties </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>30% to states </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>2% to tribes </li></ul></ul>
  10. 11. The Oregon Way Advisory Group Detail <ul><li>Members appointed Mid-March </li></ul><ul><li>Point staff person: Brian Shipley </li></ul><ul><li>Two War Rooms: DC & Salem </li></ul><ul><li>Seven Project Mgrs (high tech, finance, transp/infrastructure, renewable energy, education, health care & housing) </li></ul>
  11. 12. Oregon Way Project Criteria <ul><li>The criteria include, but are not limited to:   </li></ul><ul><li>Immediate Job Creation </li></ul><ul><li>Use of Oregon Companies </li></ul><ul><li>Promote Renewable Energy, Carbon Reduction and Sustainable Development </li></ul><ul><li>Potential to Incorporate Green Job Training Opportunities </li></ul><ul><li>Use of Innovative Green Technologies </li></ul><ul><li>Showcase Oregon's Commitment to Sustainability to Attract More Federal Dollars </li></ul>
  12. 13. What Does This All Mean??? <ul><li>Oregon is a natural leader in the sustainability movement </li></ul><ul><li>Oregon is poised to set a national standard for deployment of ARRA funds </li></ul><ul><li>Projects will focus on employing Oregonians in sustainability efforts </li></ul>
  13. 14. Software Opportunities within the ARRA <ul><li>Energy efficiency </li></ul><ul><li>Clean technology </li></ul><ul><li>Smart Grid development </li></ul><ul><li>Workforce training </li></ul><ul><li>Education technology </li></ul><ul><li>Rural broadband deployment / telecom infrastructure </li></ul><ul><li>Plug in hybrid electric vehicle (PHEV) software </li></ul><ul><li>Healthcare: broadband, telehealth, telemedicine </li></ul><ul><li>Healthcare information technology / Electronic Health Records </li></ul><ul><li>Transportation efficiency software </li></ul><ul><li>Digital security systems </li></ul>
  14. 15. The Bigger Picture… <ul><li>It’s time for Software companies to step up </li></ul><ul><li>It’s time to be community leaders </li></ul><ul><li>It’s time to employ local workers </li></ul><ul><li>It’s time to measure our impact by the number of jobs we create </li></ul><ul><li>It’s time to engage government, other businesses, education and competitors to solve our local economic issues. </li></ul>
  15. 16. Software as a Stimulus 0   $122,407,286   $85,938,617 $21,330,000   $3,000,000,000 n/a  8-yr Avg Return on Investment³ 0   $15,300,911   $10,742,327 TOT 1st year State Income Tax Revenue 9% 9% 9% OR Tax Rate² 0   $170,010,120   $119,359,190 TOT Wages 0                 3,220                             2,365 TOT Software & Other Jobs 5 400 284 # of Investments   $                24,000,000   $250,000   $351,975 Avg Investment Size $100,000,000   $100,000,000 $100,000,000 State Investment Size Comparison to Same Size Oregon Investment Council Alternative Equity Investments (1998-2001) Target Goals for Program Results Based on Poll Metric
  16. 17. Operation un-Tea Party <ul><li>Software entrepreneurs to support job-based tax creation at a rally in Salem on April 15th. </li></ul><ul><li>We want to create jobs – and in turn, create revenue for the state. </li></ul><ul><li>Message to leaders: help us create more taxes! </li></ul>
  17. 18. Your Action Items: <ul><li>Register for the Oregon Procurement Information Network (ORPIN) at http://orpin.oregon.gov/ </li></ul><ul><li>Get your state ESB Certification (if you employ <19 and grossed <$653,244 over last 3 years. http://www.oregon.gov/DCBS/OMWESB/esb.shtml </li></ul><ul><li>Get on the Oregon Way mailing list http://recovery.oregon.gov/ </li></ul><ul><li>Mark April 15 th on your Calendar to go to Salem for the unTea Party. </li></ul>
  18. 19. Questions? Comments? Concerns?

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