Funding innovation: the Rhode Island Advanced Materials Innovation Center

October 11th, 2019

Governor Gina Raimondo recently joined with University of Rhode Island (URI) President David Dooley to announce $1 million in funding for the creation of the 401 Tech Bridge, the Rhode Island Materials Innovation Center. Industry partners will be able to work in the 401 Tech Bridge Center with the University of Rhode Island and entities […]

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Rhode Island textile innovations

October 25th, 2018

The National Council of Textile Organizations (NCTO) has recognized the state of Rhode Island and its textile and apparel industry for the official launch of the Rhode Island Textile Innovation Network (RITIN). With the launch, RITIN unveiled its new website and held an expo featuring local manufacturers. The activities dovetailed with NCTO’s “We Make Amazing” […]

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