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05/15 - Innovation Matters

What effect does diminishing Higher Ed funding have on Louisiana research programs?

A diversified economy relies on creative human capital and innovation. These factors are fostered by universities with enterprising research and development programs that maintain a strong focus on economic development. What is the state of R&D in Louisiana’s colleges? What effect does diminishing funding have on these institutions’ research programs? And how can state leaders, university officials and businesses encourage a better environment for innovation and a knowledge-based economy? LOUISIANA PUBLIC SQUARE, Wednesday, May 27 at 7PM.

Panelists:
- Richard Kordal, Ph.D. / Louisiana Tech University
- Richard Koubek, Ph.D. / LSU College of Engineering
- Quentin Messer / Louisiana Economic Development
- David Winwood, Ph.D. / Pennington Biomedical Research Center

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