Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 69.81
Liaison Kathleen Crawford
Submission Date July 28, 2017
Executive Letter Download

STARS v2.1

Florida Gulf Coast University
IN-24: Innovation A

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.00 / 1.00 John Woolshlager
Director
Emergent Technologies Institute
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Name or title of the innovative policy, practice, program, or outcome:
Emergent Technologies Institute

A brief description of the innovative policy, practice, program, or outcome that outlines how credit criteria are met and any positive measurable outcomes associated with the innovation:

The ETI facility was funded by the State to benefit Southwest Florida by expanding the economic base from the present focus on tourism, healthcare, education, and construction to a more diversified economy that includes new innovation and technology development, especially those focused on sustainable energy, water quality, pollution control and other green and biotechnologies. It is anticipated that the project will create over 5000 new jobs and have an economic impact of over $700 million dollars within a 10 year period.

Please see the attached document for additional background information and details.


Which of the following impact areas does the innovation most closely relate to? (select up to three):
Research
Energy
Water

A letter of affirmation from an individual with relevant expertise or a press release or publication featuring the innovation :
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The website URL where information about the innovation is available :
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Additional documentation to support the submission:

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