Florida High Tech Corridor - unleashing the region’s expotential

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How may The Florida High Tech Corridor help you?

Our collaborative network supports the high-tech businesses, entrepreneurs, faculty, students and job seekers driving regional innovation. Let us point you in the right direction.

students graduating annually from three universities and 14 state and community colleges

invested in research projects with 400+ industry partners

tech companies from 11 high-tech industry sectors targeted for growth

Tech’s Potential Podcast

Celebrating the people and ideas that have defined our first 25 years, and will bring us into the future. read more

Tech’s Potential Podcast

Celebrating the people and ideas that have defined our first 25 years, and will bring us into the future. read more

Veterans Look to Make Impact with High Tech Careers

Wayne Dudding, one of many veterans now working in high-tech careers, spent over 30 years in the U.S. Army. His service included posts in the infantry, at Central Command Headquarters, seven tours in the Middle East, and at U.S. Cyber Command, where he retired as a colonel.

  • key industry clusters

    Aerospace + Aviation

    Our region’s unparalleled aerospace talent and storied technological innovation are launching Florida forward.

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    Agritechnology

    Change-makers are leading work throughout The Corridor with potential for global impacts on our food supply, clean water, physical health and wellness.

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    Energy + Environmental Sciences

    We are focused on building an internationally recognized Energy + Environmental Sciences performance industry cluster that is globally competitive resulting in significant contributions to Central Florida’s economy.

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    Financial Services

    Numerous insurance, banking and financial services firms call our region home, making it an ideal place to launch your fintech venture.

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    Gaming, Entertainment + eSports

    We are focused on building an internationally recognized Gaming, Entertainment + eSports performance industry cluster that is globally competitive resulting in significant contributions to Central Florida’s economy.

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    Information Technology

    With applications in almost every business setting, IT is an exciting and dynamic field that has enabled our region’s greatest innovations.

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    Learning Sciences + Human Performance

    We are focused on building an internationally recognized Learning Sciences + Human performance industry cluster that is globally competitive resulting in significant contributions to Central Florida’s economy.

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    Life Sciences

    We are focused on building an internationally recognized Life Sciences industry cluster that is globally competitive resulting in significant contributions to Central Florida’s economy.

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    Microelectronics, Nanotechnology + Sensors

    Strategic investments and world-class research opportunities have put The Corridor on a short list of hot spots for innovation in this sector.

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    Modeling, Simulation + Training

    The communities of government, academia and industry converge in The Corridor to enhance national security, improve healthcare, provide entertainment and more.

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    Optics + Photonics

    In The Corridor, globally recognized research centers and industry groups drive progress for optics and photonics companies and amplify their success.

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Our footprint extends from Suncoast to Space Coast.

Our footprint extends from Suncoast to Space Coast.

High-tech touches and transforms our world on a daily basis.

The Florida High Tech Corridor is more than an initiative or facilitator; it’s a force multiplier. The 23-county region that spans Central Florida and defines The Corridor is anchored by three of the country’s largest research institutions: the University of Central Florida (UCF), the University of South Florida (USF) and the University of Florida (UF). Powered by an ethos of collaboration, we align opportunities and resources in academia, industry, and economic development to unleash our region’s exponential potential. read more