Category Archives: innovation

Washington No. 2 in 2010 State New Economy Index

Washington follows top-ranked Massachusetts in efforts to be competitive reports the 2010 State New Economy Index. The report was released by ITIF (The Information Technology and Innovation Foundation) and the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation. Efforts are measured using 26 indicators … Continue reading

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New Office of Innovation and Entrepreneurship at U.S. Department of Commerce

U.S. Commerce Secretary Gary Locke announced in September plans to create a new Office of Innovation and Entrepreneurship within the Department of Commerce and launch a National Advisory Council on Innovation and Entrepreneurship to help promote entrepreneurship in America. Related … Continue reading

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Mike Schwenk discusses innovation

Mike Schwenk, vice president and director of technology deployment and outreach at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory in Richland, Wash., discussed innovation — and why big goals are critical — at the Grant County EDC Winter 2008 Luncheon. Related external links … Continue reading

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National Innovation Strategy detailed by President’s Office

The Obama administration has released “A Strategy for American Innovation: Driving Towards Sustainable Growth and Quality Jobs,” which focuses on areas where government policies can help support innovation and the creation of jobs. SSTI, the State Science and Technology Institute … Continue reading

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