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Erie Innovation District to launch ‘accelerator’

Erie Times News
By Jim Martin (March 20, 2018)
Posted at 2:01 AM

The innovation district’s CEO says it needs growing the sort of companies that would make up such a district. The accelerator program is an important step in that direction.

The development of the Erie Innovation District is taking another step forward.

Mercyhurst, Case Western Reserve, Cleveland State form North Coast Cyber Research and Training Alliance

Three academic institutions – Mercyhurst University, Case Western Reserve University and Cleveland State University – each maintain nationally recognized programs in the science of cybersecurity. Today, they announced plans to share their individual expertise and collectively form the North Coast Cyber Research and Training Alliance to propel advances in the expanding field.

The agreement to jointly develop cybersecurity education, research and training programs in Western Pennsylvania and Northeast Ohio will leverage the unique combination of strengths of the three schools:

ErieID CEO named to Mayor’s Business Council

(Issued 2/22/18 in collaboration with the Office of Erie Mayor Joe Schember and Mercyhurst University)