Enterprise Innovation Institute (EI2) is Georgia Tech’s business outreach organization and serves as the primary vehicle to achieve Georgia Tech’s goal of expanded local, regional, and global outreach.
EI2 is the nation’s largest and most comprehensive university-based program of business and industry assistance, technology commercialization, and economic development. When compared to counterparts at other universities, EI2 is unique because we bring all of these areas of expertise into a single organization and are able to connect our clients to more than one program or service to meet your individual needs.
Reporting through the executive vice-president for research at Georgia Tech, EI2 serves startups, industry, the public sector, and students to help increase your bottom line, improve competitiveness, and positively impact the economy. In addition, EI2 provides connections to Georgia Tech’s vast resources, including world-class research, state-of-the-art facilities, internationally recognized experts, and upper-echelon students.
EI2’s mission is to increase the competitiveness of enterprises in Georgia through the application of science, technology, and innovation. Through the expertise of EI2’s staff and faculty, who have years of practical hands-on experience; connections to Georgia Tech resources; and statewide partners, EI2 is able to add tremendous organizational value to the efforts of our clients.
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EI2 Regional Offices
EI2 operates a statewide network of nine regional offices in Georgia to assist you. Our regional managers work and live within the areas they serve. If you have questions about any of our services, or about how to connect your company or community to Georgia Tech resources, contact the regional manager in your area. Click here for a list of the region managers, their contact information, and the counties within their specific regions.
EI2 is located in the Centergy Building in Midtown Atlanta. Situated in Technology Square, the home to academic, commercial, residential, and retail tenants, our facilities provide commercial leasing opportunities and a variety of conference room options to technology entrepreneurs, investors, non-profits, and Georgia Tech corporate strategic partners. Visit the TechOnFifth website for more information.