Presentation on theme: "Our Mission Be the catalyst to create and enhance jobs for the needs of tomorrow."— Presentation transcript:
Our Mission Be the catalyst to create and enhance jobs for the needs of tomorrow.
Our Vision Be an international, interactive resource center working to create, attract, and retain well paying jobs, to enhance learning at all education levels, and to contribute to the vitality and competitiveness of our region.
Planned Assets Incubation- minimum 44 wet/dry laboratory incubator spaces (($4.3 million US Dept. of Commerce (EDA Grant)) ($6.0 million tax increment finance accrued by Scottsburg) Presentation Hall- 120 seat, cutting edge virtual communication system Classified Secure Rooms- 2 military approved workspaces Supercomputer Energy Training & Teaching Center (ETTC) (Ogle Foundation) (USDA Community Facilities Grant)
Planned Assets Machine Shop – Fully equipped industrial machine shop Full Time Business Advisor on staff- in partnership with the ISBDC Room to Grow- Sixty + acres available to expand Fiber Optic Communication Line – Owned by the city of Scottsburg Prototype Printer (Grant from OCRA)
Planned Assets Advanced manufacturing training (DOL/ IDWD) Techs-N-Training – (Strengthening Families Block Grant) 2 Ten Kilowatt photo voltaic solar panels (Grant from Indiana Department of Energy) (Alternative Power & Energy Grant) Accelerator- Fully capable of supporting advanced manufacturing processes Supports cutting edge education techniques- 21 st Century learning programs
Planned Assets Partnership with Indiana and Kentucky Universities and Colleges
Architect Rendering Courtyard
Incubator Space Wet or dry laboratories Meeting rooms Machine shop Business center – Blueprint printers – Fax, copy, print center – Mail room – High speed fiber connections
Presentation Hall Worldwide business connectivity Real time translation and visualization capability Community events (movie night) Opportunity to train students w/ overseas teacher Enhances virtual training and educational opportunities
Secure Rooms Supports and strengthens Indianas position as a military friendly business leader Forges opportunities and partnerships with Camp Atterbury (CAJMTC), Muscatatuck (MUTC), and Crane Naval Warfare Center & Fort Knox Ky. Will be essential component for new and existing military contractors Provides an additional asset to enhance Indianas SBIR initiatives
Supercomputer Enables modeling for 21 st century design Supports real time translation and visualization capability Linked to other world class supercomputers Software development Business access: not necessarily academic Promotes TIE Center as a science park
International Presentation Hall will be our front door to the world Infrastructure in place for worldwide market access Entrepreneur maintains ownership of intellectual property
Opportunities Leverage assets and resources that are in place Improve skill sets of existing workforce Develop and grow business in the region Provide job opportunities to keep our best and brightest in the region Improve and expand export opportunities Increase expertise level of all business in the region
Opportunities Retaining community knowledge- brain gain vs. brain drain Enhance culture of community Enhance regional partnerships and collaborations Create new manufacturing opportunities for regional manufacturers Create highly skilled workforce with skills for the new economy
Opportunities Abatement of potential brown-field
Tenants Stray Light Optical Technologies What is the best light source for your application? Focused on 250W to 450W replacements for warehouse lighting, aquarium and grow lighting, street and area lighting, and site lighting.
Stray Light (cont.) Stray Light list of clients and partners: – Boeing – Paramount Studios – Monterey Bay Aquarium
Techs N Training COMP-TIA certification Enhances existing workforce 100% certification to date Students receive computer at end of class
Machine Shop Fully functional fabrication shop Rentable by the project $15,000 spare parts inventory Ties into ETTC capabilities
Contact Information Mayor Bill Graham City Hall 2 E McClain Ave Scottsburg, In