The Office of External Relations & Economic Development (ERED), which includes the Florida Tech Research Park and weVENTURE, formally the Women’s Business Center, connects the talent and technology development capabilities of Florida Tech to communities and industry worldwide. ERED fosters partnerships, encourages collaboration and develops programs throughout the public and private sector in support of Florida Tech’s core values and strategic plan. Florida Tech’s mission of civic engagement is supported by ERED serving the diverse economic, cultural and societal needs of local, state, national and international constituencies.
- Celebrate Earth Day By Making Oyster Mats With Florida Tech on April 21
Free workshop from 2-6 p.m. invites volunteers to help restore the Indian River Lagoon by creating habitat for filter-feeding animals.
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- New Study Shows Skepticism About Driverless Ambulances
In findings announced Monday at the 2017 International Symposium on Human Factors and Ergonomics in Health Care conference, researchers reported that a majority of adults surveyed were significantly less willing to be transported in a driverless ambulance compared with a conventional one.
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- Florida Tech Works to Restore Lagoon with Living Shoreline, Dock Projects
The university and the IRLRI have launched the Living Shoreline and Living Dock programs to help bring back some of the lagoon’s natural defenses and restore its health.
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