4 12, 2018

Groups at Utah Conference Tout Need for Investment in Tech Innovation

By |2018-12-06T11:21:45+00:00December 4th, 2018|Blog, Community News|0 Comments

Originally published by Art Raymond in Deseret News on December 4, 2018 SALT LAKE CITY — While the long-term fate of the Utah Science, Technology and Research Initiative continues to hang in the balance, the agency is hosting a national conference this week for other innovation industry development groups from around the country. The conference is [...]

28 11, 2018

National Conference to Highlight Utah’s Innovation Economy

By |2018-11-30T15:18:39+00:00November 28th, 2018|Blog, Member News|0 Comments

Originally published by Brian Somers in Utah Policy on November 28, 2018 Next week, Salt Lake City will welcome federal, state, and local government officials, investors, and stakeholders from economic development agencies, nonprofits, and higher education from across the country to discuss best practices in utilizing science and technology to promote economic growth and prosperity. [...]

24 10, 2018

Unlocking New Solutions to Global Food Production Challenges

By |2018-10-26T12:49:39+00:00October 24th, 2018|Member News, Policy|0 Comments

Originally published by Brian Somers in Utah Policy on October 24, 2018 With more than 200 million tons produced globally each year, wheat is an essential, high protein, and nutrient-dense food source. With the recent announcement that scientists have unlocked the wheat genome sequence, research being conducted by Utah State University (USU) Professor Jon Takemoto, [...]

17 10, 2018

Emissions-Based Maintenance Looks to Reduce Emissions in Heavy Industries

By |2018-10-19T11:34:42+00:00October 17th, 2018|Blog, Member News|0 Comments

Originally published by Brian Somers in Utah Policy on October 17, 2018 Since the industrial revolution, the term heavy industry often conjures up images of looming steel mills, massive towers, and intimidating pieces of machinery. Even in today’s modern world, those images lurk as steel mills have been transformed into mental pictures of oil refineries [...]

12 09, 2018

USTAR to Host Panel at International Science and Diplomacy Conference

By |2018-09-13T15:14:11+00:00September 12th, 2018|Blog, Member News|0 Comments

Originally published by Utah Pulse on September 12, 2018 The Utah Science Technology and Research Initiative is set to host a panel at Science Diplomacy 2018 on Sept. 14, 2018 in Washington, D.C.  The international event is the fourth annual conference hosted by the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Center for Science [...]

8 08, 2018

USTAR Provides Opportunities for Utah’s Growing Life Sciences Industry

By |2018-08-23T11:18:56+00:00August 8th, 2018|Blog, Member News|0 Comments

Originally published by Brian Somers in Utah Policy on August 8, 2018 The Utah Science Technology and Research Initiative (USTAR) plays a key role in helping entrepreneurs and scientists create and commercialize new technologies that advance health. With more than 1,000 life sciences companies located in Utah, the industry plays a key role in the [...]

18 07, 2018

U.S. Air Force Looks for Innovative Ideas in Utah, Across the United States to Develop New Technologies

By |2018-07-23T11:01:00+00:00July 18th, 2018|Blog, Member News|0 Comments

Originally published by Brian Somers in Utah Policy on July 18, 2018 The Utah Science Technology and Research Initiative (USTAR), in partnership with the Air Force Research Laboratory, hosted an industry reception at the Capitol on July 10 in support of the Air Force Science and Technology 2030 Initiative. The reception was held prior to [...]