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"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

If you’re planning some late-night traveling in May through southern Palm Beach County, you may need to check your route.
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I-95 lane closures through May 2016

Tech innovation in Florida

By: Maria Sachs
Source: Sun-Sentinel
Date: April 14, 2016
Our state is an economic powerhouse. Not only is our economy the fourth largest in the nation, but if Florida were an independent country, its economy would be the 18th largest in the world.
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FAU’s Research Park Celebrates Productive Year During 30 Year Anniversary

Source: The Boca Raton Tribune
Date: April 13, 2016
Florida Atlantic University’s Research and Development Authority celebrated 30 years last year, and as their recently released annual report suggests, that wasn’t the only reason to celebrate. According to the report, the companies of the Research Park and startups of the Technology Business Incubator (TBI) accumulated $849 million for the regional economy in 2015.
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FAU’s Research Park Celebrates Productive Year During 30 Year Anniversary

FAU students starting nonprofit to build 3-D printed hands

Source: Sun-Sentinel
Date: April 6, 2016
The 23-year-old lost her left hand when she was 5, a casualty of the civil war that ravaged her native Sierra Leone. But thanks to 3-D printing and a pair of Florida Atlantic University engineering graduate students, Koroma now has a replacement: a blue, green and glow-in-the-dark "bionic glove."
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FAU students starting nonprofit to build 3-D printed hands