Innovation Depot


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In another sign of the revitalization of Birmingham’s City Center, web services company Infomedia recently moved from Vestavia Hills to Lakeview. Read more


Fledgling CEO Weida Tan 2019

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Birmingham tech startup seeks to fill a gap with ‘premium electronics’ at ‘good’ prices. Read more



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The Innovation Depot has generated an economic impact of $1.66 billion in the Birmingham area over the last five years, according to Devon Laney, the business incubator’s president and CEO. Read more

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Everyone is invited to come out and get resources and talk about technology. Read more



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In spring 2018, UAB offered its 10-week Commercialization Accelerator class at the Harbert Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship (HIIE) for the first time. Read more


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UAB students won cash prizes at the Blazer Innovation Challenge; Ethics Bowl team is going to the national finals. Read more

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