Brookings spotlights CIE and its close ties to Argonne
The Brookings Institution has published an article detailing how the Chicago Innovation Exchange (CIE) is collaborating with Argonne and other regional institutions to create an urban center aimed at commercializing research and ideas.
The CIE “makes it easier to get innovation out into the marketplace and the marketplace to innovation,” according to John Flavin, Executive Director of the CIE.
About the Chicago Innovation Exchange
The Chicago Innovation Exchange provides space for proof-of-concept work, business incubation, collaboration opportunities and programming for new ventures created by UChicago and Argonne staff as well as local community entrepreneurs.
About the Brookings Institution
The Brookings Institution is a nonprofit public policy organization based in Washington, DC. Its mission is to conduct high-quality, independent research and, based on that research, to provide innovative, practical recommendations that advance three broad goals: strengthen American democracy; foster the economic and social welfare, security and opportunity of all Americans; and secure a more open, safe, prosperous and cooperative international system. Brookings has consistently ranked as the most influential, most quoted and most trusted think tank.