Regional Economic Innovation
A network for bringing innovative ideas into action for Michigan
* U.S. Economic Development Administration
Innovate Michigan! Summit 2016
Join us on September 7th for our fifth annual Innovate Michigan! Summit. Discover what MSU REI has done to spark nearly $60,000,000 of investment into Michigan's economy and come help us Innovate Michigan!
Women Who Weld
Watch to learn about Women Who Weld, a non-profit organization out of Detroit, Michigan that teaches unemployed women how to weld and find work within the industry.
Announcing the NCRCRD Webinar Series: Placemaking! First free webinar is on enhancing the value of public spaces - this Thursday 2pm!
Amazon set to open grocery stores with order ahead and drive-thru options. How will this affect traditional stores? https://t.co/o3RSSFs60K
Bring us your #IDEAS4MI!
Here's what happens when you submit your idea...
REI Funds two types of projects:
Co-learning and Student-Led/Faculty-Guided
REI would like to thank everyone who attended the 5th Annual Innovate Michigan! Summit on Wednesday, September 7th.
The REI University Center will hold its fifth annual Innovate Michigan! Summit on Wednesday, September 7. Past years have seen more than 150 attendees from all over the state, including economic developers, entrepreneurs, business developers, and academics, as well as members of state and federal government.
REI has supported four projects that studied makerspaces in communities across Michigan, and recently published a video highlighting makerspaces in Detroit, Ann Arbor, Jackson, Lansing, and Northville.