FLORIDA INNOVATION HIGHLIGHTS
InternetCoast's Florida Innovation Highlights is an information resource that provides analysis and insights on innovation and technology driven job creation and economic growth in South Florida and across the State.
The purpose of Highlights is to provide a tool to stimulate dialogue to better understand South Florida and Florida’s innovation ecosystem, its impact on the competitiveness of industries, and opportunities to leverage innovation to stimulate job creation and economic growth.
Florida & South Florida Scorecard
The Scorecard is a concise summary of key performance indicators (KPIs) essential to stimulate innovation, business formation, job creation, personal income growth, and a more diverse and sustainable economy in South Florida and the State of Florida. The Scorecard focuses on inputs such as R&D expenditures and STEM degrees conferred, and outputs such as growth in high tech industry and STEM employment and licensing revenues at Florida's college and university system.
Florida Scorecard KPIs will measure and compare Florida with national and state trends, benchmarking Florida's performance with other states based on each KPI measure.
South Florida Scorecard KPIs will measure and compare South Florida with select metropolitan areas around the U.S. and national trends.
Florida Innovation Highlights Scorecard
Florida Capital for Innovation Scorecard
The Florida Capital for Innovation Scorecard focuses on investments and grants that stimulate R&D, seed capital for proof of concept and commercialization, and business development, growth, and expansion. Learn more about the Florida Capital for Innovation Scorecard and download a copy here>>>
Florida Talent Scorecard
The Florida Talent Scorecard measures the performance of economic development initiatives to attract and retain high tech industry employment and overall STEM occupation job creation in the State of Florida. The Scorecard also measures the supply of new talent at Florida colleges and universities. Learn more and download the Scorecard here>>>
South Florida Innovation Highlights Scorecard
South Florida Capital for Innovation Scorecard
New December 4, 2015
The South Florida Capital for Innovation Scorecard focuses on South Florida investments and grants that stimulate innovation, business formation, job creation and sustainable economic growth. The Scorecard includes analysis of sources of funds for academic R&D, seed capital for proof of concept and commercialization of new products/services and processes, and venture capital for small business growth and expansion. Learn more and download the Scorecard here>>>
South Florida STEM & High Tech Employment Scorecard
New December 2, 2015
The STEM & High Tech Employment Scorecard measures the performance of economic development initiatives to attract and retain high tech industry employment and overall STEM occupation job creation in South Florida. The Scorecard benchmarks South Florida employment activity with 24 select high tech and emerging high tech metropolitan areas. Learn more about the Scorecard and download a copy of the full report here>>>
Florida Innovation Ecosystem Reports
Workforce Talent Pipeline
Research & Development
Florida Researchers Improve NSF Proposal Success Rates From 14% to 20%
Venture Capital Investments
Foreign Direct Investment
Florida Innovation Highlights is the property of Cherrystone Management Consultants Inc. It is being posted on the InternetCoast website as a resource to achieve InternetCoast's mission to "Be a proactive forum and catalyst to stimulate collaboration between leaders in business, government, communities, academia, and research to position South Florida as one of the world's top innovation regions."
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