ADVANCED MANUFACTURING WORKFORCE AGREEMENTS TO STRENGTHEN NEVADA’S SKILLED LABOR
DRESDEN, GERMANY (July 30, 2015) – While in Germany, Governor Brian Sandoval and Steve Hill, Director of the Governor’s Office of Economic Development (GOED), signed agreements with the State of Saxony-Anhalt and...Read more
GOVERNOR FOCUSES ON TECHNOLOGY COMMERCIALIZATION AND WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT IN GERMANY
DRESDEN, GERMANY (July 28, 2015) – Governor Brian Sandoval and the Nevada Delegation traveled to Germany to strengthen the State’s bilateral trade partnership with Germany by drawing attention to Nevada’s...Read more
GOVERNOR TALKS STRONGER TRADE TIES WITH GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS AND BUSINESS LEADERS IN LONDON
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM (July 25, 2015) – Governor Brian Sandoval worked to strengthen the ties between the State of Nevada and the United Kingdom in discussions with government officials and business leaders today in...Read more
GOVERNOR KICKS OFF TRADE MISSION TO EUROPE, LEADS IBM PARTNERSHIP WITH NEVADA ON WATER TECHNOLOGY AN
DUBLIN, IRELAND (July 20, 2015) – Governor Brian Sandoval and the Governor’s Office of Economic Development (GOED) today began the first part of the two-week European trade mission in the country of Ireland to form...Read more
NEVADA WORKFORCE IDENTIFIED AS ECONOMIC DRAW FOR NEW BUSINESSES IN CNBC ARTICLE
LAS VEGAS (June 3, 2015) – Nevada’s economic recovery has been highlighted in an article published by CNBC. The article, which heralds the Tesla move to Nevada as telltale sign of future business predictors,...Read more
AP; For Less Than $5K, UNLV Researchers Will Decode DNA
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Academics at UNLV quickly scrapped the working title of a new institute — "Quantitative Health Sciences" — because it sounded too scientific. The public wouldn't get it.For an institute...Read more
LVRJ; Gaming Innovation Course helping to create new gaming
Gaming designers aren’t born, they’re made.No one grows up dreaming of inventing the next hot casino game, says UNLV professor Mark Yoseloff, and in that way, all adults are new to the business.Yoseloff,...Read more
Las Vegas Review Journal; UNLV’s No. 2 finish in solar homebuilding competition deemed ‘remarkable’
University of Nevada, Las Vegas’ entry into its first-ever design-build competition was a success, judging by the public’s reaction and the judges’.Team Las Vegas’ DesertSol vacation home took second...Read more
Las Vegas Review Journal;Battle Born Venture Program seen as catalyst to mobilize private investment
With $5 million to invest, it’s not the largest venture program, but Nevada economic development officials expect the Battle Born Venture Program to serve as a vehicle to mobilize private investment in startup companies...Read more
GOED ANNOUNCES ADVISORY COUNCIL FOR KNOWLEDGE FUND
LAS VEGAS, N.V. (Aug. 13, 2013) – Today, the Governor’s Office of Economic Development (GOED) announced the initial members of the Knowledge Fund Advisory Council. The Knowledge Fund is a $10 million budget...Read more
The Nevada Governor’s Office of Economic Development (GOED) is leading an initiative to make technology commercialization a high priority in Nevada. A state’s competitiveness hinges on its long-term productivity – and technological innovation is the most important factor of production. Learn more about technology commercialization and innovation in Nevada.
The Knowledge Fund is a $10 million state allocation intended to spur research, innovation and technology commercialization in Nevada. So...
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