MSU EDA University Center REI Impacts

Each year, the REI Center at Michigan State University sponsors research for economic innovation that will help spur job growth, business development, and help local municipalities. These projects are pitched by individuals with an array of background to a panel of educators, policymakers, and business people. After all research projects have concluded, the leaders and innovators from across the state gather at the Innovate Michigan! Summit to listen and discuss different solutions.

Below is a report from 2013-2018 data concluding the University Center's impacts thorughout Michigan and how much the center contributes to specific, various areas of the state.

Our Regional Economic Innovation

The University Center for Regional Economic Innvovation is a network for bringing innovative ideas to action in Michigan. Throughout the state, our projects have thoughtful expansion, and exciting investment. Please view our Storymap to read more about our projects.