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IN THE NEWS

Innovation Council Meets at Cedar Valley TechWorks
The Iowa Innovation Council, our strategic partner, met at Cedar Valley TechWorks on July 24. TechWorks has a 3D printer and resources available to Iowa manufacturers.
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Economic Development Board approves awards to support the creation of 200+ jobs
The Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) board today awarded direct financial assistance and tax benefits to four companies for job creation and expansion projects. These awards will assist in the creation of 206 jobs and will result in $62 million in new capital investment for the state. The board approved assistance for planned or proposed projects located in Des Moines, Sioux City, Waterloo and Worth County. The board also approved innovation funding to five start-ups.
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Partnerships between ISU, industry lead to innovation
Public/private partnerships are key to successful economic development and innovation. Iowa State University is committed to ensuring they are critical partners in the conversation as the facilitate important connections throughout the state.
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Upcoming Events

Jul
24
dmStartupDrinks
Jul 24, 2014 @ 05:00:AM
Des Moines, IA
Jul
29
How To Achieve Winning Outcomes
Jul 29, 2014 @ 08:00:AM
Des Moines, IA
Jul
30
1 Million Cups
Jul 30, 2014 @ 09:00:AM
West Des Moines, IA
Jul
30
QuickBooks Pro Hands-On Seminar
Jul 30, 2014 @ 01:00:AM
Burlington, IA
Aug
4
Tassle Ridge Winery Reception for Leadership Iowa University
Aug 04, 2014 @ 05:00:AM
Leighton, IA

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