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Auburn to host Alabama Launchpad Startup Competition

Local entrepreneurs who have a great product or service to share with the public are in luck: Alabama Launchpad has chosen Auburn as the home of its second regional competition for startups.
The competition, slated to begin this fall, is a result of a partnership among ...

Auburn University home to new pharmaceutical building

U.S. News and World Report ranks The Harrison School of Pharmacy at Auburn University as one of the top 25 pharmacy schools in the country, and their new pharmaceutical building matches their ranking. The 37,000 square foot building took 16 months and $16.6 million to complete, but it is expected ...

HudsonAlpha biotech campus worth $1.85B to Alabama economy

Huntsville's HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology has meant more than $1.85 billion to Alabama's economy in the past decade, according to an economic study released today. In the past two years alone, the study says, the economic impact has topped $500 million. HudsonAlpha is a life sciences campus housing genetic researchers, educators ...

Alabama Tops Lists in New Bioscience Industry Report

The bioscience industry in Alabama is strong and growing according to the TEConomy/BIO The Value of Bioscience Innovation in Growing Jobs and Improving Quality of Life 2016 Report released Tuesday at the 2016 BIO International Convention in San Francisco, California.

Economic Development Partnership of Alabama

Logo- Alabama LaunchpadJoin the Economic Development Partnership of Alabama on Thursday, Sept. 25, and Friday, Sept. 26, in Birmingham for the Fourth Annual Alabama Launchpad Innovation and Entrepreneurship Conference, the state’s only conference that strives to celebrate the innovators and job creators that drive economic growth in the ...