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When it comes to news, events, and accomplishments, Georgia’s Innovation Crescent is a busy place. Visit our News and Events page to find out more.

Georgia Tech develops tool to monitor Web page access

July 7, 2014–Georgia Tech researchers have developed a tool to...

Georgia’s Innovation Crescent and MM Activ Sci-Tech Communications Sign Memorandum of Understanding at BIO 2014

June 25, 2014—San Diego, BIO 2014—The Innovation Crescent Regional...

Salude creates 70 jobs

June 16, 2014–Salude, a transitional rehabilitation facility...

Did You Know?

Metro Atlanta ranks 3rd in the nation in research facility space.
12 Fortune 500 company headquarters are located in the Innovation Crescent and 15 in Georgia.
26 Fortune 1000 company headquarters are located in the Innovation Crescent.
40 percent of Georgia's 9,858,142 population live in the Innovation Crescent.
Atlanta's telecommunications infrastructure is ranked among the top 5 U.S. markets for bandwidth and fiber access.
Georgia is the 8th best state for business and 1st in workforce, says CNBC's America's Top States for Business List 2013.
According to the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Georgia ranks 9th in the nation for entrepreneurship and innovation.
Bioscience incubators in Georgia provide more than 50,000 square feet of space for life science and bio-related start-ups.
The Innovation Crescent is home to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the American Cancer Society and the Arthritis Foundation.
Georgia is one of the fastest growing states in America for technology, with $113 billion in economic impact, 13,000 technology companies and 260,000 technology employees.
A Georgia Institute of Technology and Emory University joint venture resulted in the #2 ranked bioengineering program in the nation.
$23 billion in revenue is generated by the life science industry in Georgia.
Atlanta is a among the top cities in the U.S. for innovation and attracting entrepreneurs, according to the "godfather of biotechnology" Brook Byers.
More than 2,800 clinical trials are being conducted in Georgia.

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