Featured Economic Development Projects

    • Idaho Economic Development Summit
    • The purpose of the Annual Idaho Economic Summit is to bring Idaho's economic development stakeholders together, including business, government, economic development organizations, and the eight public institutions of higher education to provide input on how to improve higher education's contribution to the vitality and competitiveness of the Idaho economy.
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Economic Development In Idaho


IGem's a Catalyst to Build Idaho's Knowledge Economy
IGem is essentially a platform to facilitate and accelerate tech transfer from Idaho's world-class research facilities. The vision of the program is to leverage private-industry guidance and Idaho's research universities to facilitate the commercialization of ideas.
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CAES Researchers Earn $18.2 Million, Provide Significant Return On Investment For Idaho
Center for Advanced Energy Studies (CAES) during the past year provided Idaho taxpayers with an 11-to-1 return on their $1.6 million investment in the partnership – a rate most investors would envy.
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