The City of Richardson provides an overview of the Richardson Innovation Quarter (The IQ) and recent initiatives to create the premier tech hub of Texas. UT Dallas Vice President for Facilities and Economic Development, Dr. Calvin Jamison provides an overview on our partnership with the City of Richardson on this outstanding project. Additionally, subject matter experts from the Office of Research will provide information on the Center for Emergent Novel Technology at the Innovation Quarter (CENT-IQ) Seed Grant opportunity. Submission deadline for this opportunity is January 15, 2021.


  • Doug McDonald, Strategic Initiatives Manager, City of Richardson
  • Dr. Calvin Jamison, Vice President for Facilities and Economic Development
  • Steve Guengerich, Associate VP – Innovation and Commercialization

Link to website – more information on the CENT-IQ Seed Grant opportunity:…

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