GOVERNOR SANDOVAL ANNOUNCES MOU BETWEEN UNLV AND UNIVERSITY OF SYDNEY
SYDNEY, NEW SOUTH WALES (August 1, 2016) – During his first day in Sydney, Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval joined with Dr. Bo Bernhard, Executive Director of the International Gaming Institute at the University of Nevada,...Read more
GOVERNOR SANDOVAL LEADING TRADE MISSION TO AUSTRALIA TO ENHANCE BILATERAL TRADE PARTNERSHIPS
MELBOURNE, VICTORIA (July 26, 2016) – Governor Brian Sandoval has departed for Australia to lead a Nevada Trade Delegation that is focused on water technology and commercialization, mining, research and educational...Read more
LOCAL MOTORS PARTNERS WITH GOED, NEVADA CENTER FOR ADVANCED MOBILITY ON AUTONOMOUS CAR PROJECT AT UN
LAS VEGAS, N.V. (June 16, 2016) – Today, at the launch of Local Motor’s Olli self-driving vehicle, a partnership was announced between the company, the Governor’s Office of Economic Development (GOED), and the...Read more
HISTORIC AGREEMENT SIGNED BETWEEN GOED, NIAS & EHANG TO ADVANCE UAS RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT
LAS VEGAS, N.V. (May 26, 2016) – The Governor’s Office of Economic Development (GOED) and the Nevada Institute for Autonomous Systems (NIAS) have executed a historic teaming agreement with EHang, Inc., a...Read more
UNR: University amps up business incubation, industry R&D
The new Nevada Center for Applied Research is supported by the Governor's Office of Economic Development and a $3.1 million grant through the State of Nevada Knowledge Fund to advance the incubation and growth of business,...Read more
Reno Gazette-Journal; New UNR Applied Research Center to Help Nevada Industry
Entrepreneurs and industry looking for a research and development boost will be able to get just that from a new University of Nevada, Reno program.The new Nevada Center for Applied Research is slated to help with business...Read more
LVRJ; Nevada first: DRI seeds clouds using unmanned aircraft
CARSON CITY — For the first time in aviation history, a fixed-wing unmanned aircraft has successfully tested a cloud-seeding payload during an experimental flight in Nevada.Flown at Hawthorne Industrial Airport under...Read more
Politico: Las Vegas Is Betting It Can Become the Silicon Valley of Water
LAS VEGAS — It sits covertly in a sandy patch of shrub, an octagonal fiberglass box on the gaudiest avenue in America. Inside is a fist-size hydrophone, one of 13 acoustic devices that listen continuously for the minutest...Read more
NEVADA WORKING TO ESTABLISH LAS VEGAS AS DEMONSTRATOR CITY FOR ADVANCED MOBILITY
LAS VEGAS, N.V. (March 16, 2016) –Nevada is working to become a leading demonstrator location for urban mobility solutions. State and regional entities, Fraunhofer Institute IVI, Deloitte, and other stakeholders gathered...Read more
CNBC; Hyperloop Technologies Chooses Nevada to Test System
Nevada has been chosen as the test location for the Hyperloop, a high speed transportation system conceptualized by Tesla Motors chief CEO Elon Musk which could potentially reach a top speed of 760 miles per hour.The...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.
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