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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 the largest 3D printer in North America and a variety of resources available to Iowa manufacturers.
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WSJ: This Way Up - Mobility in America
A great story in the Wall Street Journal echoes what we have been hearing from Iowa's manufacturers: economic mobility is alive and well for Americans who pursue technical or practical training.
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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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Upcoming Events

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
Aug
5
Venture School Creative Corridor: Info Session
Aug 05, 2014 @ 09:00:AM
Iowa City, Iowa

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