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The GVU Center at Tech Square Celebrates 25 Years of Innovation

October 17, 2017
Join Tech Square partner, The GVU Center, as it celebrates 25 years of leveraging computing research innovations at...
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Atlanta’s Midtown Innovation District, anchored by Tech Square, continues to attract talent and investment.

October 17, 2017
TUFF initiated the development of Tech Square in partnership with Georgia Tech over 30 years ago. Today, the economic...
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Tech Square based ATDC leads the way in positioning Atlanta as a Top 10 U.S. City for Start-ups

October 13, 2017
Tech Square based, Advanced Technology Development Center (ATDC), has helped lead Atlanta to the top of the national...
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Hacking the Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA) in the heart of Tech Square

October 9, 2017
The connectivity of our cities, communities, and universities is critical for all innovation driven destinations. The...
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Tech Square Spotlight: Athena Lab

October 9, 2017
Technology Square Research Building (TSRB), located in TUFF developed Tech Square, is home to many highly sophisticated...
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Accenture to open new Innovation Center in TUFF developed facility

September 27, 2017
Accenture to open new Innovation Center in TUFF developed facility Global consulting firm Accenture has announced the...
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Technology Enterprise Park anchors new Atlanta Smart Corridor Project

September 26, 2017
Technology Enterprise Park anchors new Atlanta Smart Corridor Project Atlanta’s North Avenue Smart Corridor...
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Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI), receives the first IMPAX Project grant focused on emerging technologies in aerospace defense

September 21, 2017
The Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI), with locations in TUFF’s Centennial Research Building and Technology...
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City of Atlanta, Georgia Tech Expand Research Partnership for Smart City Initiatives

September 14, 2017
The City of Atlanta last week announced an expanded research partnership with the Georgia Institute of Technology,...
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Rosalind Franklin University Breaks Ground On New Science Park

September 11, 2017
The $50 million construction will be financed through a recent bond sale that generated in excess of $1...
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Remember those interns?

August 23, 2017
“TUFF curates purpose driven activation through partnerships with organizations like Sandbox ATL. On such program,...
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Magnus Egerstedt offices on the 4th Floor of TSRB

August 17, 2017
“Housed on the 4th Floor of TUFF owned, and GA Tech leased, Technology Square Research Building, Dr....
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NIH funds Rosalind Franklin University study on role of oxytocin in anxiety

August 17, 2017
TUFF client, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, continues to advance innovative research with new $2...
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Rosalind Franklin University announces construction of new Innovation and Research Park

August 10, 2017
Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science today announced plans for a new Innovation and Research Park,...
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Partnership between Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science & The University Financing Foundation Results in Bond Sale Success

August 4, 2017
The University Financing Foundation (TUFF) has successfully priced $112,000,000 of municipal bonds, a portion of which...
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ATDC's former start-up company, Quest Renewables, provides solar panels for new Atlanta stadium

August 3, 2017
Quest Renewables, a former ATDC start-up company, takes on its largest project to...
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ATDC Companies See Record Investment Year So Far

August 3, 2017
Advanced Technology Development Center (ATDC), the state of Georgia’s technology incubator and the oldest...
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Rosalind Franklin University announces construction of new Innovation and Research Park

August 2, 2017
Advancing innovation and research partnerships between Universities and industry within highly sophisticated facilities...
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Rosalind Franklin University receives $2.8 million grant

August 2, 2017
The solutions required to address global health challenges have no borders and neither do TUFF's clients.  One such...
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Summertime Adventures at Technology Enterprise Park

August 1, 2017
The University Financing Foundation (TUFF) is an active owner that values creating facilities and communities that spur...
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Mason Ailstock, Vice President of Operations at TUFF, is also the current President of AURP

July 14, 2017
Passionate about place-based design and the convergence of university/industry relationships, Mason Ailstock has been...
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Siemens Opens Innovation Center in Tech Square (April 20, 2017)

April 26, 2017
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What To Do When The Check Engine Light Comes On

January 12, 2017
You may be interested in Fixd, which is one of the incubator companies that occupies space in our project at Tech Square.
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State of Georgia Archives

The State of Georgia Archives facility was failing due to age and inadequate structural and mechanical systems. An innovative facility with new state-of-the-art climate control systems was needed...

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Ben Mingle, Vice-President Finance
Mr. Mingle is currently the Vice President of Finance of The University Financing Foundation (TUFF), a national 501(c)3 private operating foundation whose mission is to assist institutions of...

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