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The summit provides a platform for strategic dialogue related to current economic impacts and future growth of Utah?s business communities.

"The construction industry supports every industry in our state, and is the catalyst to ensure our growing state can keep up with the growing demand," said Val Hale, executive director of the Governor?s Office of Economic Development.

For Utah to maintain accolades as one of the top states for business and entrepreneurship, we must innovate. If we fail to do so, other economies will gain a competitive advantage, while we lose out by complacency.

Franz Kolb, GOED's Director of International Trade and Diplomacy, and His Excellency Elin Suleymanov, Ambassador of Azerbaijan to the United States

USTAR offers several programs, such as the Technology Acceleration Program (TAP) and the SBIR Center, to support pre-seed funding and mentorship to Utah?s deep tech startups.

Utah is uniquely situated to have an impact on the health care innovation industry.

Governor Gary R. Herbert has named Barbara Araneo, Ph.D., to be the new acting executive director for the Utah Science and Technology Research initiative (USTAR).

Utah"s cooperative bee program allows county governments to appoint an inspector upon the petition of five bee-keepers

The venue is located at 608 Main Street and will be our permanent residence during the Festival.

The Utah Economic Outlook and Policy Summit is the state's premier economic forecasting and public policy event that is attended by over 1000 business, policy and academic thought leaders from across the state.

The program promotes private investment and job creation in rural Utah counties with populations less than 25,000 people.

The economic impact of the industry within Utah has been growing due to a range of programs and initiatives to support and grow the biopharmaceutical industry, including the Utah Science Technology and Research Initiative.

Utah is home to 14 ski resorts, including the nation's largest ski resort (Park City) and 10 resorts less than an hour from Salt Lake International Airport.

The U.S. Department of Commerce has asked Salt Lake City to host a large conference this December, Discover Global Markets (DGM): Indo-Pacific.

World Trade Center Utah (WTC Utah) recently awarded funding to 10 Utah companies as part of the Utah Export Acceleration Grant (EAG).

The Creamery offers visitors unique farm-to-table dining, a farm-fresh boutique and interactive experience

The Governor's Medal for Science and Technology is the highest civilian award bestowed by Utah to residents who have provided distinguished service or made significant contributions to Utah in scientific and technological fields.

Paves way for growth at Salt Palace Convention Center

The Utah Department of Workforce Services projects occupational (and industry) employment every two years following the publication of BLS data.

The report evaluates Utah?s six strategic clusters? performance before and since inception relative to the rest of the state's economy and their performance nationwide.

The guide provides overviews of each ORD program along with rural Utah demographic and economic impact data.

"The newly redesigned website makes it even easier for Utahns to search for unclaimed property and for holders to report unclaimed property to the State," Treasurer Damschen said.

Governor Gary R. Herbert, Lt. Governor Spencer Cox, rural legislators, economic development directors and other stakeholders from around the state will meet on Oct. 10 at Snow College in Richfield

The Utah Global Forum is our state?s premier international business event that attracts hundreds of business executives and domestic and foreign trade officials from throughout the world.

The funding round was led by Fusion Fund with the participation of angel investors and matching funds from the National Science Foundation and the State of Utah.

Taiwan and South Korea are Utah?s 6th and 11th largest export destinations, respectively, and offer opportunities for companies interested in expanding their business in Asia.

Here are a few of the building projects recently completed by DFCM.

Personal finance site MagnifyMoney identified America's biggest "boomtowns" by analyzing how the 100 largest metro areas in the country changed over a five-year period

Life sciences companies deliver technologies and services to improve personal health. They develop, manufacture, and distribute medical devices, pharmaceuticals, and related products.

The Utah Governor's Office of Economic Development has been selected to participate in a Policy Academy design to help grow and strengthen manufacturing in the state.

This interactive map explores Utah's Coal Mines that are permitted by the Utah Department Natural Resources, Division of Oil, Gas, and Mining, Coal Program.

This seminar will also include information on trade services, Governor-led trade missions, and U.S. Commercial Service.

The project will create 23 new jobs with an average full-time wage of $94,000 per year and a capital investment of more than $100 million.

Taiwan and South Korea offer tremendous opportunities for Utah companies interested in increasing their footprint in Asia.

After a century of rating restaurants and destinations, Michelin, publishers of the iconic Michelin Guides for travelers, has awarded Utah the very first three-star designation for a state.

Short film showcasing the key successes of the Governor's Office of Energy Development from July 2017 - June 2018

The Governor?s Office of Economic Development (GOED), in coordination with the Utah Department of Workforce Services (DWS), is pleased to announce newly designated Opportunity Zones from the U.S. Treasury Department.

The Governor's Office of Economic Development (GOED) is pleased to partner with the Global Pathways Institute to host the Western Pathways Conference from May 30 to June 1.

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