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Grand Rapids launches inaugural Tech Week

Grand Rapids launches inaugural Tech Week

Multi-location event will showcase the region’s tech sector and run from September 21-24, 2022

The Right Place debuts Tech Strategy for Greater Grand Rapids Region
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The Right Place debuts Tech Strategy for Greater Grand Rapids Region

10-year strategy will position region as a leading tech cluster in Midwest; creating 20,000 new jobs in the tech sector

Grand Rapids ranked one of top cities to start a tech career
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Grand Rapids ranked one of top cities to start a tech career

Grand Rapids was recently ranked one of the best cities to start a tech career in the U.S. by yahoo!finance.

Go Further Together: Local partnerships & technology adoption
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Go Further Together: Local partnerships & technology adoption

How software developers from two local companies worked together to create embedded software for a device, building up to a trusted partnership, and helping to create a stronger tech community in our region

Twisthink Chooses Grand Rapids for New Headquarters to Accelerate Growth and Create Impact
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Twisthink Chooses Grand Rapids for New Headquarters to Accelerate Growth and Create Impact

Digital consulting firm brings new perspectives and expertise to the Grand Rapids Innovation Park with support from MEDC, The City of Grand Rapids, The Right Place, and Rockford Construction

West Michigan’s tech ecosystem is growing through co-opetition
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West Michigan’s tech ecosystem is growing through co-opetition

“Co-opetition” — cooperating with a competitor to achieve a common goal or get ahead — has been gaining traction for the last three decades.

Tapping Into the Remote Workforce: Building the Next Great Technology Hub of the Midwest
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Tapping Into the Remote Workforce: Building the Next Great Technology Hub of the Midwest

What is being done to lay the foundation for remote work here in our region? We have a unique opportunity to tap into this new wave of remote work to help establish Greater Grand Rapids as the next top technology hub in the Midwest.

$540,000 grant aims to help regional advanced manufacturing and technology companies attract & retain talent
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$540,000 grant aims to help regional advanced manufacturing and technology companies attract & retain talent

As many as 20 companies have until Feb. 16 to apply for up to $25,000 in funding to offset career training costs

The Top 5 Things Learned at CES 2022
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The Top 5 Things Learned at CES 2022

Is there a better way to kick off the new year than learning about the upcoming technology trends of the world?

5 Reasons to attend the 2021 Manufacturing Leadership Summit
5 reasons to attend the 2021 Manufacturing Leadership Summit

5 Reasons to attend the 2021 Manufacturing Leadership Summit

The Manufacturing Leadership Summit 2021 will take place Thursday, September 23 in Grand Rapids. Presented by The Right Place, Inc. and the Michigan Manufacturing Technology Center-West (The Center-West), the Summit will deliver attendees a line-up of industry experts who will touch on a wide-array of topics surrounding technology, talent and innovation.

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