Georgia Centers of Innovation

Are you our next success story?

The Georgia Centers of Innovation (COI) are the state’s leading resource for facilitating business innovation. Through the assistance of the five centers, Georgia companies translate new ideas and technologies into commercially viable products and services to better compete in the global marketplace. This economic catalyst, in turn, promotes the continued growth of the state’s economy. A division of the Georgia Department of Economic Development, COI provides the leading technical industry expertise, research collaborations, and business partnerships to help the state’s strategic industries connect, compete and grow.

Five individual centers operate statewide with a focus on Aerospace, Energy Technology, Information Technology, Logistics, and Manufacturing.

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Steve Justice on What Innovation is Today

Georgia Center of Innovation Executive Director Steve Justice discusses what drives innovation in business today and how the Centers of Innovation helps business find the services they need to drive that innovation.

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Contact GDEcD

For more information on Georgia’s public-private business partnerships, contact the Georgia Department of Economic Development at 404.962.4000.

More About Georgia Benefits

Georgia’s industry-specific Project Analysts are available to help you with a wide range of business needs:
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  • Location data
  • Community contacts and facilitation
  • Cost environment analysis
  • Coordination with state agencies


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