The 1998 Mid-Atlantic Venture Fair, presented by the Greater Philadelphia Venture Group and Mid-Atlantic Venture Association, is at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia November 17-18. The region’s top entrepreneurs and new businesses will showcase their products before venture capitalists and private investors from across the United States. About 50 expansion to late-stage companies will make presentations and 50 early-stage companies will exhibit. Mast are technology and service providers for the telecommunications, Internet, software, information technology, healthcare and life sciences industries. For more information on attending this year’s fair or to apply for next year’s event (deadline is August 1999), contact the Greater Philadelphia Venture Group at 215790-3689 or www.gpvg.com, or the Mid-Atlantic Venture Association at 410-560-5855.