The St. Pete Innovation District in St. Petersburg, Florida has established six pillars of effort that align to the target industries identified in the Grow Smarter strategy, as well as, emphasize the critical importance of education and entrepreneurship in our growth. These are marine science, life science, data and technology, entrepreneurship, art, and education.
The St. Pete Innovation District is excited to announce the release of our new website (From the June 2021 SPID newsletter).
A city-owned building at 450 8th Avenue Southeast in downtown St. Pete could soon become a hub for marine and life sciences, defense, and technology companies if a lease proposal is approved by City Council. The St. Petersburg Innovation District (SPID) has proposed to lease the 30,000 square foot building which was recently vacated by SRI Corporation.