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Impellia Plants Their Feet

It’s tough being a start-up company. The need for access to technology and capital can lead many budding companies to fail. The turning point can sometimes be through the power of your network, one that Impellia and U-M worked hard to create. Impellia’s leadership had...

SCIP Visits Enrich Success of the Program

The SCIP team conducts site visits to review company projects and universities and other organizations while exposing students and performing outreach. This process helps us identify resources first hand at different universities to better match companies. The SCIP...

Small Company Innovation Program Exceeds 100th client

Small Companies are the backbone of the U.S. economy.  They provide one of the largest opportunities for growth and form critical supply chains to big industry.  Small companies that innovate remain globally competitive, continue to employ, and create a greater...

Gov. Rick Snyder Recommends Jeff Mason as new MEDC CEO

Press release from Governor Snyder's office: Thursday, June 22, 2017 LANSING, Mich. – Gov. Rick Snyder today announced his recommendation of Jeff Mason to lead the Michigan Economic Development Corporation following Steve Arwood’s departure. Mason is currently the...

Save the Date: UIDP Conference in Detroit

The University Industry Demonstration Partnership will host its 25th conference in Detroit, September 25-28, 2017. Held on Wayne State University’s campus and sponsored by Michigan’s University Research Corridor, the UIDP conference provides three days of panel...