Rhode Island Science and Technology Advisory Council (STAC)

Making Innovation Central to Rhode Island's Future Gina M. Raimondo, Governor


With our working ports, efficient air, highway and rail systems, world-class colleges and universities, a highly skilled and educated workforce, proximity to major international markets, lower real estate and living costs regionally, and high quality of life, Rhode Island has the economic, cultural and natural assets to attract growing businesses and help them succeed in our state.

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RI Science & Technology Council
315 Iron Horse Way, Suite 101
Providence, RI 02908

Phone: (401) 278-9100
Fax: (401) 273-8270

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