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July 2023

America’s Best Counties
Heroes of the Heartland
Small Midwest counties take top spots in per-capita projects race, while Texas counties claim No. 1 and No. 2 in overall rankings.
Smart Cities
How Corporate Location Decision-Makers Choose Smart Cities for Facility Investment
Smart cities harness technology to improve their urban efficiency.
Sustainability Rankings
The Greenest Locations in the World
How important is sustainability, really, to today’s global manufacturers?
Rural Advantage
When Being Small Is a Big Advantage
Here’s why folks are fleeing the bright lights of the big city and loving it.
Durable Skills Are Today’s Human Resources Currency
Editor in Chief Mark Arend takes a close look at the Portrait of a Graduate visioning process developed by North Carolina and Battelle for Kids to ensure high school graduates...
News Digest
North American Reports
Brief stories on bioMérieux in Philly; Ternium in Nuevo León; Hyundai in Georgia; Space Force in Florida; and Nucor in Indiana.
Research & Science Parks
A Bigger Leadership Table Can Accelerate Innovation
Consider the governance structure of the research or science park with which your organization is most closely affiliated.
PFlugerville, Texas
From Farm To Fab
Tollway opens Pflugerville to mega-projects and more.
Maryland Leaps Ahead with Quantum
State support and legacy institutions spark a vibrant crop of startups and corporate partnerships.
Ultrapark Development Group, Costa Rica
Costa Rica Is Services Central in Central America
Reshoring, a ready workforce and commercial real estate propel a virtuous cycle.
Washington, DC
More Than Monuments
Long known for its tourism appeal, DC reasserts its business magnetism.
When in France
There’s no better place to catch up with the activities of French aerospace giants than at the Paris Air Show.
The ASEAN-6 - A Vibrant Tech Playground
A positive by-product of the pandemic in Southeast Asia was the rapid pace of digitalization — encouraging the tech sector and its stakeholders to continue on the path of innovation and growth.
Advanced Manufacturing
Questions & Insights With the Leader of Micron’s U.S. Expansion Blitz
The journey toward a trillion-dollar market is unfolding tens or hundreds of billions of dollars at a time, including Micron’s two megaprojects in Idaho...
Startup & Innovation Hubs
Amid Disruption and Diffusion, Silicon Valley Still Tops
Findings from the Global Startup Ecosystems Report 2023 also highlight emerging and surging locations.
Editor's View
Who's Winning and Losing Corporate Headquarters
Some fascinating analysis of corporate relocation activity appeared in my inbox just as we were completing work on this issue.
New Thinking Needed to Beef Up Cyber Workforce
If you can’t fill out your IT security staff, maybe have a look within.
IAMC Insider
Preparing the Business Case
Every new corporate proposal needs a proof of concept.
News Briefs
World Reports
News briefs update you on Moderna in Kenya and the Philippines; Intel in Poland and Germany; Rusal in Russia; green hydrogen in Saudi Arabia; and a $3 billion data center in Malaysia.
Atlantic Canada
Talent Is the Key to Sustaining Cybersecurity Leadership in Atlantic Canada
Capital spending on major projects in Atlantic Canada...
Billions Banking on The Bayou
Louisiana cleans up while helping the world meet its clean energy goals.
Maine Won’t Wait for Clean Energy Projects
Maine expands its network of clean energy companies and resources.
New Jersey
New Jersey Cleans Up Life Sciences Talent
At a cell and gene therapy roundtable attended by Somerset County Manager of Economic Development Jessica Paolini...
Tulsa Is Reinventing Itself
From advanced mobility to solar, investments by the federal government are hitting home.
West Virginia
West Virginia Builds Life Sciences Cluster
When Mylan Pharmaceuticals merged with Pfizer’s Upjohn division to form Viatris in 2021,
Report Recommends Steps for EV Success
In March, Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation(WEDC) issued the following summary of a report from SRI International on the Badger State’s EV industry.
Upstate SC Intelligence Report¦ Live, Work & Play
A Southern Recipe for a Sustainable Lifestyle
Upstate South Carolina, as one interview subject puts it, “is a perfect example of green space, recreational space and business space cohabitating.”
Upstate SC Intelligence Report¦ Workforce
Rural Upstate Home to Sophisticated Technical Workforce
BASF’s apprenticeship program with Tri-County Technical College in Oconee County is just one of many exemplars.
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