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Photo: Rendering of the new building and its future location at the corner of 4th Street S and 11th Ave S
Photo: Rendering of the new building and its future location at the corner of 4th Street S and 11th Ave S
May 28, 2021
June 8, 2021

The St. Pete Innovation District (SPID) is excited to be the location of the new, soon to-be-built home for the Tampa Bay Innovation Center (TBIC). (From the May 2021 SPID newsletter)

May 28, 2021
June 8, 2021

It has been stated many times that Tampa Bay area could be the next major tech hub and with CodeBoxx opening a new facility inside the Thrive DTSP building on 4th Street North in St. Pete on May 19 we are on the way. (From the May 2021 SPID newsletter)

May 28, 2021
June 8, 2021

On May 12, the Federal government launched the Broadband Emergency Benefit program to help individuals and families who are grappling with the digital inclusion gap. (From the May 2021 SPID newsletter)

2017 Winners of Fast Pitch
May 28, 2021
June 8, 2021

Social Venture Partners in partnership with the Community Foundation of Tampa Bay is accepting applications for their 2021 Fast Pitch competition. (From the May 2021 SPID newsletter)

March 31, 2021
June 8, 2021

The Innovation District is a test bed for smart city technology. Over the last two years the District along with national and local partners has begun four proof of concept projects: smart lighting, Guardians of the Gulf (STEAM education), smart intersection, and digital inclusion. (From the March 2021 SPID newsletter)

March 31, 2021
June 8, 2021

Research funding at the University of South Florida St. Petersburg campus was over $20 million for the 2019-2020 academic year. That is a significant increase over the 2018-2019 funding of $7.2 million. (From the March 2021 SPID newsletter)

March 31, 2021
June 8, 2021

The USF College of Marine Science recently profiled Dr. Pamela Hallock Muller about her experiences being the first female marine science faculty member and a mentor to nearly 200 students and researchers. (From the March 2021 SPID newsletter)

March 31, 2021
June 8, 2021

Kudos to the St. Petersburg Downtown Partnership for their 2nd annual Downtown St. Pete Development Guide. This report highlights what we all know and love about St. Petersburg. (From the March 2021 SPID newsletter)

March 31, 2021
June 8, 2021

Have you ever felt at a loss for how to assist a friend or colleague? Do you know the resources available for mental illness or addiction? A study released by the CDC in August 2020 found that 40 percent of U.S. adults (2 in every 5) are struggling with at least one serious mental health issue during the pandemic. (From the March 2021 SPID newsletter)

March 31, 2021
June 8, 2021

Remember that these four spots in the Innovation District have outdoor dining. (From the March 2021 SPID newsletter)

March 31, 2021
June 8, 2021

Consider your next office at this waterfront location. (From the March 2021 SPID newsletter)

Flyer Gadgets for Good 
March 2, 2021

Join us for our next Gadgets for Good drive.

Flyer for Smart City Showcase
March 2, 2021

The St. Petersburg Innovation District is a test bed for smart city technology

Check out this newsletter!
March 2, 2021

District 2020 Report, TBIC Award, volunteer opportunity, Scientist in the Sun, and events.

Flamingo Christmas lights 
January 5, 2021

Innovation District report, podcast with Deputy Mayor and City Administrator Dr. Tomalin, noteworthy celebrations, and more

Gadgets for Good sign 
January 5, 2021

Join us for our first Gadgets for Good drive of 2021.

October newsletter
October 30, 2020

Fascinating Research, Local Innovators, Van Gogh, more…

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September 29, 2020

The St. Petersburg Innovation District is hosting our annual event to showcase innovators and their stories. This year we will highlight the intersections between science, technology, engineering, and art.

August Newsletter 
September 23, 2020

Updates about key Innovation District projects

Aerial view of St Pete innovation district 
September 23, 2020

“We are focused on economic development from what we can do to attract youth to consider STEM career opportunities to working with economic development officials on recruiting new businesses and helping existing business grow,” said Alison Barlow, St Petersburg Innovation District. Florida Trend, September 2020

Flyer for Gadgets for Good 
September 23, 2020

We are collecting gadgets to support members of our local community who do not have access to technology.

Smart city photo from bay of St. Pete 
July 30, 2020

May/June Newsletter (combined): Support Local Businesses, Meet STEM Professionals, Win Prizes at Hack-a-Thon, and more

Picture compilation of STEAM projects
July 30, 2020

July Newsletter:Art + Tech + Science

Flyer for Gadgets for good 
July 30, 2020

We are collecting gadgets to support members of our local community who do not have access to technology.