February 14 2019
Nanotechnology, News

Region’s share of semiconductor development grew in 2018

Times Union By: Larry Rulison Albany – The Capital Region’s share of U.S. semiconductor device development increased in 2018, according to the latest patent analysis by the Center for Economic Growth. In 2018, Capital Region scientists were issued 1,302 semiconductor-device patents, out of 25,170 issued nationwide, which is a 5.2

February 11 2019
News

Economic Development Month in Review: January 2019

For the Top Economic Development News of the Month, CEG selects news articles about projects or developments that promise to improve and/or transform the Capital Region’s economy, particularly those that related to manufacturing and initiatives outlined in, Capital 20.20, a five-year, multi-pronged plan for bringing economic prosperity to the entire

February 11 2019
Nanotechnology, R&D

Greater Share of US Semiconductor Device Patents Had Ties to Capital Region Inventors in 2018

Capital Region inventors continued to increase their share of semiconductor device-related patents issued nationwide in 2018. Last year, 1,302 of the total 25,170 semiconductor device-related patents issued by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (PTO) listed a Capital Region inventor. That means that 5.2 percent of all U.S. semiconductor innovation

February 11 2019
General

Despite Low Unemployment, Key Sectors are Disproportionately Impacted

In 2018, the Capital Region had its fewest number of unemployed workers in 17 years. The eight-county region averaged 21,800 unemployed workers last year – 48 percent below the peak level of unemployment in 2010, according to New York State Department of Labor data. That stark decline, however, does not

February 8 2019
General, News

CEG Economic Development Week in Review – February 4 – February 8, 2019

  Stay up-to-date on business and economic development happenings in the Capital Region with the CEG Economic Development Week in Review. Don’t miss out on the developments that are transforming the region by following us on: CEG IN THE NEWS Times Union: Albany area found to be well-insulated from downsides

February 1 2019
General

CEG Economic Development Week in Review – January 28 – February 1, 2019

  Stay up-to-date on business and economic development happenings in the Capital Region with the CEG Economic Development Week in Review. Don’t miss out on the developments that are transforming the region by following us on: CEG IN THE NEWS REGIONAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT NEWS PrimaLoft to sell its new biodegradable

January 25 2019
General

CEG Economic Development Week in Review – January 21 – January 25, 2019

  Stay up-to-date on business and economic development happenings in the Capital Region with the CEG Economic Development Week in Review. Don’t miss out on the developments that are transforming the region by following us on: CEG IN THE NEWS Times Union: SUNY Poly looks to the future  Saratogian: Build4Scale

January 18 2019
Biotechnology/Life Sciences/Pharmaceuticals, News, R&D

Capital Region saw jump in NIH funding

Times Union By: Diego Mendoza-Moyers The Capital Region saw a significant jump in funding for biotech research last year from the  National Institutes of Health — an increase that has allowed several local research projects to flourish into 2019, according to the Albany-based Center for Economic Growth, a regional economic development

January 18 2019
News

CEG Economic Development Week in Review – January 14 – January 18, 2019

  Stay up-to-date on business and economic development happenings in the Capital Region with the CEG Economic Development Week in Review. Don’t miss out on the developments that are transforming the region by following us on: CEG IN THE NEWS TU Cites CEG Research on Capital Region’s 13.5% Increase in

January 17 2019
News

President’s Message – January, 2019

Accelerate Campaign Update CEG ended the year with 254 investors. Here’s the businesses that joined our Accelerate capital campaign in Q4: Curaleaf VMJR Co. Vicarious Visions CRESA Albany Troy Innovation Garage Cannon, Heyman & Weiss B&B Forest Products TCI New York Sunrise Management/Consulting/Realty Polyset Deep Blue Communications PUBG MadGlory Questar

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