An Initiative of the City of Akron


Successful Heal Ohio Conference Attracts Over 150 Attendees (1/19/2017)

The 2016 Heal Ohio Conference was held at Quaker Station, on our campus in Akron, Ohio. There were over 152 attendees from 36 companies and health care centers, in addition to the 7 represented universities....more

BioOhio’s Ohio Bioscience Career Fairs (12/14/2016)

2017 marks the 11th year of BioOhio’s Ohio Bioscience Career Fairs. BioOhio will hold fairs this February in Northeast, Central, and Southwest Ohio....more

Akron Developers Exchange City Forum (10/5/2016)

Bringing city developer's together to discuss the hot topics affecting Akron right now. ...more

Koatum from Latvia wins Life Sciences Baltics 2016 startup Pitch Challenge (9/23/2016)

Koatum, a Riga-based startup developing hybrid bioactive medical implant coatings, was voted as the winner of Life Sciences Baltics 2016 startup Pitch Challenge by a 8-strong jury on Thursday....more

New Business Interested in Akron Market (9/13/2016)

The George Philips Medical Engineering Company was established in 1995 and is now one of India's leading manufacturers and suppliers of lifesaving medical devices and disposables. ...more

Join us at the 2016 Heal Ohio Conference (8/24/2016)

This is a special two-day program devoted to presentations by health professionals....more

Akron Gets an A+ for Business Friendliness (6/28/2016)

Akron gets an A+ for small business friendliness in a 2016 nationwide survey of what people think of local business climates....more

UBIQTEX LLC and Shenzhen HAC Telecom Technology Co. Ltd., Announced Strategic Partnership on AMR Billing Software Development (6/20/2016)

New relationship between UBIQTEX, LLC and Shenzehn HAC Telecom Technology Co. LTd. aims to increase marketing share to become the leading developer of AMR Software in China and globally. ...more

Akron Named One of 50 Invest Health Cities (5/24/2016)

Reinvestment Fund and Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Name Akron, Ohio One of 50 Invest Health Cities. City to join innovative, national program to improve health in low-income neighborhoods....more

City of Akron Travels to Israel for IATI-Biomed Conference (5/23/2016)

The IATI-Biomed Conference is an international gathering of high tech biomedical companies and this year included more than 50 exhibitors, including a special pavilion for startup companies. ...more