UCF to launch innovation districts across Central Florida to stimulate startups

The University of Central Florida plans to launch an initiative to expand its role rapidly in developing early-stage companies in Orlando. 

Orlando’s largest university announced the launch of three innovation districts in Central Florida at Synapse Orlando on Oct. 18. Innovation districts are clusters of businesses in similar industries, often with a university presence. The districts are meant to facilitate the growth of businesses and innovation through collaboration, mentorship and talent development. Read more here.