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Arizona: Focused on Next Generation Innovations

Area Development Research Desk (Location USA 2010)

Arizona is growing existing industries and preparing for the future with new areas of innovation. More
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The Importance of Energy and ICT Infrastructure in Site Selection as Cloud Computing Broadens

Larry Gigerich, Managing Director , Ginovus (Q1 2016)

Reliance on a community’s telecom and energy infrastructure has heightened the importance of these factors in the location decision-making process for both the providers and users of cloud computing services and the IoT. More
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Critical Site Selection Factor #5: Advanced ICT - Companies Look to Visionary Locales

Dale D. Buss, Staff Editor, Area Development (Q4 2014)

The rise of “big data” in nearly every industry vertical has promoted continued importance of a robust information and communications technology (ICT) infrastructure as a site selection factor. More
Logistics / Infrastructure >>

Critical Location Decision Factor #4: “Connected” Locations Support Innovative Companies

Mark Crawford, Contributing Editor (Q4 / Fall 2013)

Locations offering a robust telecom infrastructure — with adequate speed, choices, and bandwidth — are becoming hotbeds for technology development and entrepreneurship. This is the Seventh in a series of articles examining the top-10 site selection factors as decided by the respondents to AD's Q1 Corporate Executive Survey. More
High Tech/Nano/Electronics >>

Market Report: ICT Firms Answering to Industry Demand

Jim Romeo (April 2012)

Some ICT firms have decided to capitalize on the human technology available in their own backyards. More
Location Canada >>

ICT/Digital Arts Take Center Stage in Canada

Lisa A. Bastian (Location Canada 2011)

Canada's knowledge economy enjoys a long and enviable history of excellence in innovation in both information and communications technology (ICT), and gaming and digital arts. More
Studies/Research/Papers >>

The Global Information Technology Report 2009-2010: ICT For Sustainability

Soumitra Dutta, INSEAD, World Economic Forum (3/30/2010)

The Global IT Report from the World Economic Forum assesses the impact of ICT on the development process and the competitiveness of nations. More
Site Selection >>

Advanced ICT: How Important Is It in the Site Decision?

Dan Calabrese (Apr/May 10)

Data and call center operators are savvy about information and communication technology, but manufacturers should also make it a priority. More
International Location Reports >>

Ontario Leads in Life Sciences, ICT, and Automotive Innovation

Steve Stackhouse-Kaelble (June/July 10)

A favorable business climate, highly educated work force, and spirit of innovation are helping Ontario advance its economy. More
Site Selection >>

How ICT Affects Your Site Decision

Gary Yates, Director of Site Selection, Jones Lang LaSalle (Apr/May 08)

Think speed, capacity - and taxes - when considering information and communications technology issues in the location process More
U.S. Manufacturers Attempting to Upskill Their Workforces
Geraldine Gambale, Area Development Magazine
Developing Loyalty Among a Millennial Workforce
Geraldine Gambale, Area Development Magazine
Technological Innovation Essential to U.S. Manufacturing Growth
Geraldine Gambale, Area Development Magazine
Which Countries Have Lowest Business Costs?
Geraldine Gambale, Area Development Magazine
Ideas for Industry Innovation Ecosystems Put Into Play
Craig Giffi, Deloitte LLP
Michelle Drew Rodriguez, Deloitte Services LP
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