To date, the team?s project has received $900,000 in direct and matching funds from Schmidt Futures and the University of Utah.
Tue, 25 Jun 2019
Stadler Rail has just opened a new permanent manufacturing location in Utah. This state-of-the-art facility builds rail cars for transit authorities around the country and projects to employ 1,000 workers.
Mon, 10 Jun 2019
The statute directs GOED to consult with sister agencies to develop the plan, including Workforce Services,Energy Development, Education, the State Board of Regents and the Utah System of Technical Colleges Board of Trustees.
Thu, 30 May 2019
World Trade Center Utah, in partnership with the Governor?s Office of Economic Development, is coordinating an official state trade mission led by Governor Gary R. Herbert to Hong Kong and Japan.
Wed, 22 May 2019
Under the leadership of Utah Governor Gary R. Herbert, this premier conference and trade show is the largest event of its kind in the Intermountain West.
Thu, 11 Apr 2019
The summit provides a platform for strategic dialogue related to current economic impacts and future growth of Utah?s business communities.
Utah GOED, Education and Industry Partners Announce Architecture, Engineering and Construction Pathway
Mon, 08 Apr 2019
"The construction industry supports every industry in our state, and is the catalyst to ensure our growing state can keep up with the growing demand," said Val Hale, executive director of the Governor?s Office of Economic Development.
For Utah to maintain accolades as one of the top states for business and entrepreneurship, we must innovate. If we fail to do so, other economies will gain a competitive advantage, while we lose out by complacency.
Thu, 07 Mar 2019
Franz Kolb, GOED's Director of International Trade and Diplomacy, and His Excellency Elin Suleymanov, Ambassador of Azerbaijan to the United States
Wed, 20 Feb 2019
USTAR offers several programs, such as the Technology Acceleration Program (TAP) and the SBIR Center, to support pre-seed funding and mentorship to Utah?s deep tech startups.
Mon, 11 Feb 2019
Utah is uniquely situated to have an impact on the health care innovation industry.
Wed, 30 Jan 2019
Governor Gary R. Herbert has named Barbara Araneo, Ph.D., to be the new acting executive director for the Utah Science and Technology Research initiative (USTAR).
State and county governments collaborate to protect honey bees from diseases, pests and abiotic threats.
Wed, 23 Jan 2019
Utah"s cooperative bee program allows county governments to appoint an inspector upon the petition of five bee-keepers
Volunteer this MLK Day! Find an existing project through the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) or by visiting JustServe!
Fri, 18 Jan 2019
Wed, 16 Jan 2019
The venue is located at 608 Main Street and will be our permanent residence during the Festival.
Thu, 03 Jan 2019
The Utah Economic Outlook and Policy Summit is the state's premier economic forecasting and public policy event that is attended by over 1000 business, policy and academic thought leaders from across the state.
The program promotes private investment and job creation in rural Utah counties with populations less than 25,000 people.
Wed, 26 Dec 2018
The economic impact of the industry within Utah has been growing due to a range of programs and initiatives to support and grow the biopharmaceutical industry, including the Utah Science Technology and Research Initiative.
Mon, 17 Dec 2018
Utah is home to 14 ski resorts, including the nation's largest ski resort (Park City) and 10 resorts less than an hour from Salt Lake International Airport.
Tue, 04 Dec 2018
The U.S. Department of Commerce has asked Salt Lake City to host a large conference this December, Discover Global Markets (DGM): Indo-Pacific.
World Trade Center Utah Awards Grants to 10 Utah Companies to Help Export and Expand Internationally
Fri, 30 Nov 2018
World Trade Center Utah (WTC Utah) recently awarded funding to 10 Utah companies as part of the Utah Export Acceleration Grant (EAG).
The Creamery offers visitors unique farm-to-table dining, a farm-fresh boutique and interactive experience
Fri, 16 Nov 2018
The Governor's Medal for Science and Technology is the highest civilian award bestowed by Utah to residents who have provided distinguished service or made significant contributions to Utah in scientific and technological fields.
Thu, 08 Nov 2018
Paves way for growth at Salt Palace Convention Center
Tue, 30 Oct 2018
The Utah Department of Workforce Services projects occupational (and industry) employment every two years following the publication of BLS data.
Fri, 26 Oct 2018
The report evaluates Utah?s six strategic clusters? performance before and since inception relative to the rest of the state's economy and their performance nationwide.
Sat, 13 Oct 2018
The guide provides overviews of each ORD program along with rural Utah demographic and economic impact data.
"The newly redesigned website makes it even easier for Utahns to search for unclaimed property and for holders to report unclaimed property to the State," Treasurer Damschen said.
Mon, 08 Oct 2018
Governor Gary R. Herbert, Lt. Governor Spencer Cox, rural legislators, economic development directors and other stakeholders from around the state will meet on Oct. 10 at Snow College in Richfield
Thu, 27 Sep 2018
The Utah Global Forum is our state?s premier international business event that attracts hundreds of business executives and domestic and foreign trade officials from throughout the world.
The funding round was led by Fusion Fund with the participation of angel investors and matching funds from the National Science Foundation and the State of Utah.
Thu, 20 Sep 2018
Taiwan and South Korea are Utah?s 6th and 11th largest export destinations, respectively, and offer opportunities for companies interested in expanding their business in Asia.
Tue, 18 Sep 2018
Fri, 14 Sep 2018
Here are a few of the building projects recently completed by DFCM.
Provo and Ogden are among CNBC's top 15 attractive U.S. cities where jobs are plentiful, salaries are rising and business is good
Mon, 10 Sep 2018
Personal finance site MagnifyMoney identified America's biggest "boomtowns" by analyzing how the 100 largest metro areas in the country changed over a five-year period
Thu, 30 Aug 2018
Life sciences companies deliver technologies and services to improve personal health. They develop, manufacture, and distribute medical devices, pharmaceuticals, and related products.
The Utah Governor's Office of Economic Development has been selected to participate in a Policy Academy design to help grow and strengthen manufacturing in the state.
This interactive map explores Utah's Coal Mines that are permitted by the Utah Department Natural Resources, Division of Oil, Gas, and Mining, Coal Program.
Mon, 13 Aug 2018
This seminar will also include information on trade services, Governor-led trade missions, and U.S. Commercial Service.
Wed, 25 Jul 2018
The project will create 23 new jobs with an average full-time wage of $94,000 per year and a capital investment of more than $100 million.