University Economic Development Association membership selects leading best practices in university-based economic development

Finalists in Awards of Excellence Program Exemplify the Top Higher Education-Led Initiatives in Regional Economic Transformation   LONG BEACH, CALIFORNIA – October 9, 2017 – Last week, the University Economic Development Association(UEDA) announced winners of its annual Awards of Excellence program during their Annual Summit in Long Beach, California. Leading […]

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XV Triple Helix International Conference 2017: Call for Papers and Special Sessions!

This year the15th Triple Helix International Conference is held with the theme of the Fourth Industrial Revolution, Design Thinking and the Triple Helix, in the City of Daegu, South Korea. Introduced in the 2016 Davos Forum, the Fourth Industrial Revolution is now increasingly dominating the discourse and […]

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Trends in Town-Gown Collaboration

By Tim Hindes, Fourth Economy Consulting Today’s economy elevates the value of higher education institutions to the highest degree of public awareness ever demonstrated. Higher education institutions impact their community in a host of very obvious ways, such as: Supporting the development of 21st century talent armed with […]

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Boise State University’s Innovative Culture and Lab Helps Drive Economic Development

Boise State University’s spirit of innovation — including the work of faculty and students and a variety of community partnerships — and a lab aimed at helping businesses create product prototypes recently caught the attention of President Barack Obama. “Here at Boise State innovation is a culture […]

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Best Practices: Getting Faculty Engaged with Trade Associations

By Alyssa Patrick, Communication Coordinator, Washington State University Office of Economic Development As we are continually working to better our economic development efforts at Washington State University, we’ve been looking more and more towards UEDA’s body of knowledge to build our strategy. UEDA has also been doing more to […]

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Colleges and Communities Find New Ways to Collaborate for Economic Growth

This article was originally published on the U.S.SourceLink blog which features thoughts from the U.S.SourceLink team, as well as those of their affiliate networks across the country. U.S.SourceLink is a UEDA member. The original posting is available here. by: Jeremy Hegle How do leading-edge universities and their communities […]

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Florida Polytechnic University at the Intersection of Academia and Industry

(Written by Guest Blogger: Sean Malott, Director of Strategic Business and Education Partnerships, Florida Polytechnic University) When Florida Polytechnic University opens for classes in August 2014, it will be Florida’s first polytechnic university and the only one dedicated to Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics. But Florida’s brand-new university […]

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Penn State College of Medicine Initiative Recognized

Penn State College of Medicine and it’s Innovation Café© program have been accepted to an international conference for best practices. The University-Industry Interaction Conference 2014 is hosted by the University Industry Innovation Network (UIIN) in cooperation with the Catalan Association of Public Universities (ACUP) which represents eight […]

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Mississippi State grants biocrude commercialization license

STARKVILLE, Miss.–Mississippi State has granted a commercialization license to a Jackson-based company to utilize a university developed and owned technology that extracts oil from microorganisms. Bio Energy Spectrum Solutions, LLC, received the exclusive right to commercialize MSU’s patented technology involving extracting biocrude from oleaginous microorganisms, which are […]

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Governor joins KU, community leaders for BTBC expansion groundbreaking event

LAWRENCE — Less than three years after opening its doors, the Bioscience & Technology Business Center (BTBC) at the University of Kansas has taken the next step in its ongoing economic development success story. That step was a groundbreaking ceremony today at 10 a.m. for an expansion […]

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