Goals of the Technology Development Center

Goals
The goals of the Technology Development Center are:
  • Attracting federal research grants and contracts to enhance Western Washington University's applied research capacity
  • Developing on-site training through Bellingham Technical College to craft a workforce for the future
  • Enhancing the ability of WWU's College of Sciences and Engineering to carry out research and development projects in partnership with regional technology-driven industries
  • Integrating and coordinating community resources to stimulate the growth of technology-dependent business
  • Increasing the concentration of leading-edge and diversified marine, transportation, and related industries on the waterfront
  • Targeting small- to medium-sized businesses utilizing state-of-the-art technology to improve processes and products
For More Information
For more information about the IPZ and Technology Development Center, please contact Dodd Snodgrass at 360-676-2500.