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State of the City: Boca 'growing and thriving'

Source: Sun-Sentinel
Date: June 15, 2016
In 2015 we had 1,732 jobs in the research park among 19 companies and generated created $849 million in economic development between payroll and purchases," Andrew Duffel, president and CEO of the Research Park at Florida Atlantic University, said in his presentation earlier. Haynie cited their small business incubator and new business model as one of the city's partners and a factor in luring more high-tech companies to Boca.
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State of the City: Boca 'growing and thriving'

Research Park-based Dioxide Materials has been selected... "The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has announced funding for new building technology projects led by small businesses — four of which are aimed at improving IAQ — that have a strong potential for commercialization and job creation."
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DOE Invests in Small Business-Led Building Technology Projects

Traffic Advisory

Date: May 31, 2016
Yamato Rd. will have one lane closed each direction at the I-95 entrance/exit ramp area from 9am-3pm daily through Friday, June 3.
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Traffic Advisory

Florida Gov. Rick Scott recently presented Florida Atlantic University with the Governor’s Higher Education Leadership Award for Most Improved University in Performance Funding.
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FAU Presented With Higher Education Leadership Award

"Yachtico is part of South Florida’s burgeoning technology scene, which includes Magic Leap, Sato Global and others. The company hopes to not only create dozens of full-time jobs, but also part-time opportunities for students at FAU and Lynn University. He hopes to implement hands-on training to build a solid workforce for his company in the future."
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Global views boost innovation - Yachtico in the news!

Breakfast with the SFBJ

Date: May 16, 2016
About 150 people attended the Breakfast with the Business Journal on May 12 hosted by the Research Park at Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton.
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Breakfast with the SFBJ

Creating opportunity, prosperity in our economy

By: Andrew Duffell
Date: May 11, 2016
Our Research Park is a physical place where the private sector can interact, in both organized and chance encounters, with research faculty and students at FAU with the aim of broadening the economic base of Palm Beach and Broward counties while improving the quality of higher education.
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Creating opportunity, prosperity in our economy

Renowned Neuroscientist to Lead FAU’s New Brain Institute

By: Gisele Galoustian
Source: Florida Atlantic University
Date: May 10, 2016
An internationally renowned neuroscientist and leading expert in synaptic pharmacology, neurotransmitter transporters, and neurogenetics, has joined Florida Atlantic University as the executive director of the newly-formed FAU Brain Institute. Randy D. Blakely, Ph.D.
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Renowned Neuroscientist to Lead FAU’s New Brain Institute

MobileHelp takes home the most innovative technology award from the Miami Chamber of Commerce!
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MobileHelp Honored with Technology Leader Award from Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce

FAU Hosts First U.S. Clinical Trial for Lewy Body Dementia

Source: Florida Atlantic University
Date: April 22, 2016
Florida Atlantic University’s Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine is spearheading the South Florida site for the first U.S. clinical trial for Lewy body dementia (LBD), the second-most common dementia after Alzheimer’s disease. There are currently no medications available to specifically treat Lewy Body dementia (LBD).
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FAU Hosts First U.S. Clinical Trial for Lewy Body Dementia