Archive for October, 2007

New and Existing Strategies Bring Memphis Bioworks Closer to Main Goals

October 23, 2007

Memphis Bioworks Foundation has always had three clear goals for driving the bio-economy of Memphis – build the workforce, develop the infrastructure and drive entrepreneurship. Over the years, we have developed a number of strategies designed to help us reach each of those goals. Like a huge jigsaw puzzle, I am beginning to see the pieces fit together, providing a glimpse of the final picture as we work our way to a thriving bioscience industry in the region.


New Technology Accelerator Funding Announced by MemphisED

October 5, 2007

Ever since the Memphis Bioworks Foundation was formed in 2001, we have been working to grow the bioscience economy in Memphis. Great strides have been made over the last six years including the procurement of land and ongoing development of the UT-Baptist Research Park, the founding of the Memphis Academy of Science and Engineering charter school, development of higher education programs among Memphis colleges and universities, and the creation of InMotion Musculoskeletal Institute , to name a few.