The U.S. Department of Commercethrough the Economic Development Administration (EDA), has been a partner with Louisiana Tech university in our efforts to building a dynamic innovation ecosystem and culture of entrepreneurship and economic growth along the I-20 Corridor in north Louisiana.  EDA is a bureau within the U.S. Department of Commerce with the mission to lead the federal economic development agenda by promoting innovation and competitiveness, preparing American regions for growth and success in the worldwide economy. They have 6 regional offices throughout the country, located in Atlanta, Austin, Chicago, Denver, Philadelphia and Seattle. To find out what region you’re community is in, go to http://www.eda.gov/Contacts/Contacts.xml.

EDA has been a partner with Louisiana Tech in the development of the La_I6 Proof of Concept Center, the I-20 Corridor Regional Business Accelerator, the LaTech University Center for Economic Development, and the Enterprise Campus at Louisiana Tech.

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