Awards of Excellence 2012 Finalists

Congratulations to the 2012 UEDA Awards of Excellence Finalists who will present their project for attendee voting at the 2012 Annual Summit in Chattanooga! Competition was very tough this year as the pool of applicants was very strong. These projects represent some of the best in the nation in their respective categories.

Community Connected Campus

SkySong – ASU Scottsdale Innovation Center
submitted by Arizona State University

East Stroudsburg University Innovation Center
submitted by East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania

Kemper Military School Redevelopment Project: Repurposing historic structures, maintaining community values    [ CATEGORY WINNER ]
submitted by University of Missouri University Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (UCIE)

Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Linking Innovation, Industry and Commercialization (LIINC)    [ CATEGORY WINNER ]
submitted by West Virginia University

PASSHE First Annual Student Business Plan Competition
submitted by Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education

Small Enterprise Economic Development (SEED)
submitted by NYS Small Business Development Center

Leadership and Collaboration

Indiana University Kokomo Regional Transformation Initiative
submitted by Indiana University – Kokomo

Economic Development Leadership Council
submitted by University of Georgia

Kansas Opportunity Innovation Network (KOIN)    [ CATEGORY & JUDGES’ AWARD WINNER ]
submitted by Kansas State University / Advanced Manufacturing Institute

Research and Analysis

Indiana Community Asset Inventory and Rankings (Part of Indiana’s Statewide Initiative T21)
submitted by Ball State University Center for Business and Economic Research

Sustainable Economies Program    [ CATEGORY WINNER ]
submitted by Iowa State University, CIRAS

Indiana Toll Road Economic Development Corridor Study
submitted by Ball State University

Talent Development

Backpacks to Briefcases (B2B)
submitted by NC State University

Developing Analytics & Operations Research Practitioners    [ CATEGORY WINNER ]
submitted by Lehigh University – Enterprise Systems Center and Industrial & Systems Engineering Department

Lemonade Day Alaska
submitted by University of Alaska Center for Economic Development

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