April 18, 2014

Research & Development

University Research Parks in Florida

Florida is home to more university research parks than any other state in the nation. They are an important part of Florida's innovation economy, because they create high-skilled, high-wage jobs, and keep Florida graduates in the state. Read more »
Published on 2/27/2014

Conelec - Central Florida Business Profile

Conelec Electronic Manufacturing is positioned for growth in a new and larger 63,000-sq.-ft. facility in DeLand Crossings industrial park. Read more »
Published on 12/19/2013

TissueTech - Miami-Dade Business Profile

To heal the eye of a teenager who was nearly blinded in a fireworks accident in 2011, doctors placed a bandage made from preserved human amniotic membrane over his cornea. Read more »
Published on 12/18/2013

Tech Jewel: Robots Invade Miami

In December, at the Homestead-Miami Speedway, 14 of the most sophisticated robots in the world will compete in a simulation... Read more »
Published on 10/16/2013

BioFront Technologies

Jason Robotham, an FSU post-doctorate research scientist, launched BioFront Technologies in 2010, aided by co-founder, FSU biological sciences professor Hengli Tang. Read more »
Published on 9/12/2013

Florida's I-4 corridor is a high tech hotbed

Tourism, retirees and agriculture might have put Florida on the map, but the state is also becoming a mecca for high-tech industry. Read more »
Published on 9/10/2013

Space Coast: High Tech Hotbed

Melbourne, Titusville, Daytona Beach, Palm Coast - Aviation, Avionics & Aerospace Read more »
Published on 9/10/2013

Central Florida: High Tech Hotbed

Lake, Orange, Osceola, Seminole Counties - Modeling, Simulation, Training; Optics & Photonics; Digital Media/Interactive Entertainment; Life Science/Biotech/Medical Read more »
Published on 9/10/2013

Tampa Bay: High Tech Hotbed

Clearwater/Tampa/St. Petersburg - Marine Science, Defense Bioscience/Medical Technologies, Financial Services, Information Technology Read more »
Published on 9/10/2013

Alachua County: High Tech Hotbed

Gainesville - Bioscience/Medical Technologies, Information Technology Read more »
Published on 9/10/2013

Carol Craig is Making Opportunities

Best Small Company employees answer the question, "What do you like best about your company?" Read more »
Published on 7/25/2013

Draken International

Looking for a MiG-21 fighter jet with a top speed of Mach 2? Read more »
Published on 7/11/2013

Florida's talent pool is too lightweight

Florida, with the nation's fourth-largest economy, has about 18,600 Ph.D. scientists and engineers in its public and private sectors combined... Read more »
Published on 6/18/2013

Drumming up support for a commercial spaceport

Space Florida, the state's aerospace economic development agency, continues to work for a commercial launch site just north of the Kennedy Space Center. Read more »
Published on 6/14/2013

Overreach at the University of Miami?

UM had to restructure its huge investment in health care and life sciences but makes no apologies for its ambitions. Read more »
Published on 6/11/2013

Private Institutes

Scripps Research Institute, Sanford-Burnham, Torrey Pines and Max Planck Read more »
Published on 5/31/2013

UF's Innovation Hub nurturing tech gurus

The University of Florida's new Innovation Hub aims to create ‘collision' among entrepreneurs. Read more »
Published on 5/31/2013

Fast-Tracking Research

In 1993, Norma Sue Kenyon, an immunologist who had done diabetes-related research for the University of Miami... Read more »
Published on 5/31/2013

One for the Birds

Archbold Biological Station draws scientists from all over the world but has remained low-profile inside Florida. Read more »
Published on 5/31/2013

University Snapshots

Portable Imaging, The Gold Standard, Shelter Solution, Mad Cow Disease Detection and Neural Protection Read more »
Published on 5/31/2013

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