innovationIOWA Magazine is produced annually by Business Publications and the Business Record. Presenting Sponsor for the 2016 edition is the Iowa State University Research Park. The magazine features in-depth editorial detailing Iowa’s innovative companies critical in our state’s economic growth – as identified in the Iowa Department of Economic Development commissioned Battelle Memorial Institute to study Iowa’s growth sectors as well as look at the state’s support system for entrepreneurs.
The magazine focuses on these key core sectors critical to the growth of our region including: Bioscience & Agriculture, Advanced Manufacturing, Technology, Energy and STEM. This first-of-its-kind glossy magazine that highlights the people and companies that are driving the Iowa business economy.
“Innovation is critical for the future of Iowa’s economy. Publications like the innovationIOWA magazine that highlight the work going on around our state — in small and large businesses, in academia, in start-ups — are so important in advancing that very culture.” Debi Durham – Director Iowa Economic Development Authority
10,000 copies are distributed statewide in the Business Record and also to statewide leaders, top companies, members of the Iowa Legislature, ABI members, technology & agricultural association members, job seekers, educational institutions purchase decision makers and many more.
The next edition will be unveiled spring 2016 at Iowa State University Research Park in Ames, IA (exact date TBD) where we will announce second annual winner of the DuPont Pioneer innovationLEADER of the Year Award.
2016 Edition Sponsors:
Iowa State University Research Park – Presenting Sponsor
DuPont Pioneer – innovationLEADER of the Year Sponsor
Iowa Innovation Corporation – Supporting Sponsor
Zarley Law – Supporting Sponsor
Sukup – Biotech and Agriculture Chapter Sponsor
Iowa State College of Business -Technology Chapter Sponsor
John Deere – Advanced Manufacturing Chapter Sponsor
Iowa Energy Center – Energy Chapter Sponsor
Kemin – STEM Chapter Sponsor