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Orlando region meets demands of data analytics companies

Posted by Amanda Roche on Dec 5, 2016 5:09:34 PM

The Orlando region is home to many leaders in data analytics, including established companies like Pentaho and Auritas, along with newcomers like Deloitte and VisualCue.

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Topics: Innovative Technologies

Innovative technology companies thrive in Orlando

Posted by Amanda Roche on Nov 29, 2016 10:19:55 AM

This week at VISIT FLORIDA’s Digital Innovation Forum in Orlando, travel technology start-ups from all over the U.S. present their innovative products. As a low cost, high opportunity market for technology (JLL Technology), Orlando hosts diverse clusters of cybersecurity, game, mobile app and software development, data analytics, financial technology, and more. Three of the thirteen startups presenting at the Digital Innovation Forum are located in Orlando. These companies include:

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Topics: Startups, Innovative Technologies

Orlando's MS&T ecosystem attracts billions in simulation contracts

Posted by Amanda Roche on Nov 21, 2016 12:53:47 PM

Orlando is recognized as the Modeling, Simulation & Training (MS&T) capital of the world – so it is no surprise that I/ITSEC, as the world’s largest MS&T conference, chooses Orlando to host nearly 15,000 industry, academia and government attendees each year. Over 300 companies will exhibit at I/ITSEC, over a third of which (93 exhibitors) have a business presence in Orlando.

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Topics: Modeling, Simulation and Training

3 of top 10 best colleges in Florida located in Orlando

Posted by Amanda Roche on Nov 18, 2016 4:44:15 PM

Just recently, bestcolleges.com ranked three Orlando-based colleges in the top 10 best colleges of Florida. These colleges include the University of Central Florida (#6), Rollins College (#8), and Beacon College (#10).

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Topics: Education

Orlando EDC highlights its most successful year in annual report

Posted by Ashley Fraboni on Nov 18, 2016 1:23:12 PM

The Orlando EDC showcased its best year ever in the 2015-2016 annual report “Reshaping Our Future.” The year brought many historic achievements for the EDC, from completing projects that resulted in over 5,600 projected new jobs created by 30 different companies to the highest attendance ever at its yearly signature events – the James B. Greene Award Dinner and the BBQ on the Boulevard.

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Topics: EDC Projects, General News, Jobs

Orlando showcases aviation strength at NBAA Conference

Posted by Laureen Martinez on Nov 18, 2016 1:06:52 PM

The Orlando region was well represented at the world's largest business aviation conference - the National Business Aviation Association's (NBAA) Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition - Nov. 1-3 at the Orange County Convention Center. The Orlando EDC hosted a booth in partnership with Lake County and the City of Sanford located across from the Enterprise Florida booth. One aisle over, the City of Kissimmee and Kissimmee Gateway Airport also had a booth.

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Topics: Economic Development, Lake County, Aviation, Aerospace and Defense, Modeling, Simulation and Training

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