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Since 1986, AURP has been the pioneer guiding leaders to cultivate communities of innovation at global anchor institutions such as universities, municipalities, federal labs, and corporations. AURP is a dynamic one-stop shop network of university research park and innovation districts professionals coupled with innovation suppliers and aligned ecosystem institutions.

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AURP to Host 2022 BIO Health Caucus on “Growing Bio Clusters and Bio Companies,” June 12-13, in San Diego
AURP announces its BIO Health Caucus will take place in-person, June 12-13, before the start of the 2022 Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) International Convention in San Diego, CA. Read more.


Spark Cleantech Accelerator (TN) Selects Six Companies to Participate in Inaugural Program this Summer
The Spark Cleantech Accelerator (Spark CTA), a strategic initiative within the Spark Innovation Center at the University of Tennessee (UT) Research Park at Cherokee Farm, has selected the first six companies to participate in its inaugural program this summer. Read more.

Wexford Science & Technology and the University of Pittsburgh Celebrate Opening of The Assembly
Wexford Science & Technology and the University of Pittsburgh recently marked the official opening of The Assembly, formerly the Ford Motor Company Assembly Plant, in a ribbon-cutting event and cocktail reception. Read more



Designing, Building & Finding Research Space for Growing Bio Companies & Clusters
Join AURP in San Diego for an interactive discussion focused on building research space supporting communities of bio innovations. And did we say SAN DIEGO?! Beautiful sunshine, sea breezes and a city situated for enjoyment!. View the agenda.