Sarasota County

Sarasota County

sarasota_headerThe UF Innovation Station Sarasota County (UFIS-SC) is the first physical extension of the Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering in Florida providing access to unique and high-value UF resources. The UFIS-SC establishes and grows partnerships with the private, academic, and public sectors in the region with a focus on growing the region’s innovation economy.

Impacts on the Innovation Economy

The UF Innovation Station Sarasota County makes an economic impact on the region by providing a pipeline of engineering talent and technology to serve the region, supporting the creation of new startup companies, providing access to unique R&D talent and infrastructure, and supporting the development of an educated workforce to serve the innovation economy.

The UF Innovation Station Sarasota County impacts future generations of Floridians through public-private partnerships that build pathways to success from K-12 through high-tech careers. The partnership provides new opportunities for bright young minds to craft lifetime opportunities, and then serve as role models for future generations.

Our Partners in the UF Innovation Station Sarasota County