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About Us

About Us

The Southcoast Business Innovation Laboratory is a public, private partnership promoting business innovation, growth, and regional development.

Southcoast Innovation Laboratory PrioritiesRED About US  

  • Healthcare Delivery
  • Advanced Manufacturing
  • Next Generation Supply Chain and Logistics
  • Biotechnology
  • Food products and Cooperatives
  • Reshoring
  • Informatics and Cloud Computing
  • Public/Private Development Grants

Southcoast Innovation Laboratory is a Center of Excellence for

  • Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR)
  • Small Business Technology Transfer Research (STTR)
  • Healthcare Innovation Challenge (HCIC)
  • Workforce Development Funding
  • Applied Research Grants and projects
  • Financing for Growth – Crowdfunding

Affiliations and Associations

  • Co-sponsored by UMass Dartmouth: The Advanced Technology Manufacturing Center (ATMC) and The Business Innovation Research Center (BIRC).
  • The South Coast Partnership
  • Associated Industries of Massachusetts
  • USA National Innovation Marketplace
  • Malcolm Baldridge National Quality Award
  • Massachusetts Technology Collaborative
  • John Adams Innovation Institute
  • Boston Innovation Center
  • Southern New England Entrepreneurship Forum (SNEEF)
  • Massachusetts Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MassMEP)
  • Fall River Chamber of Commerce and Economic Development Board
  • New Bedford Chamber of Commerce and Economic Development Council