The Innovation Center
The Innovation Center’s goal is to diversify the innovation pipeline through challenges, developing the next generation of innovators and recognizing young innovators.
Our current innovation initiatives are:
Diversifying the innovation pipeline with a focus on following strategies: 1) fill the pipeline; 2) recognize innovators; 3) develop the pipeline; 4) create a movement.
The Policy Center
Rooted in research and analysis, the nonpartisan Policy Center strengthens the economic health of diverse communities by convening stakeholders, expanding dialogue and advancing policy prescriptions.
- Strengthen the base of research, data, and analysis that address the economic health of diverse populations and share findings with leaders and the public-at-large
- Offer policy recommendations for business development and economic security that build widely shared prosperity
- Convene stakeholders, including community and business leaders, community groups, and higher education institutions, to advance a shared agenda for economic growth in diverse communities