Innovate ABQ

7-acre Innovation District in downtown Albuquerque

Growing from Within!

Our “Grow from Within” strategy focuses on creating industry-relevant skills programs, supporting entrepreneurs, helping existing firms expand.

Higher Growth in Albuquerque

This vision includes more than 720,000 square feet of physically-compact, technically-wired, walkable space for the entire community.

Welcome to InnovateABQ!

InnovateABQ is a public-private partnership created to develop a 7-acre innovation district in downtown Albuquerque to foster economic development and job creation in New Mexico. The site is intended to help put the region on a path to higher growth by improving the productivity of people and firms in ways that lead to better incomes and living standards for all.

This vision includes more than 720,000 square feet of physically-compact, technically-wired, walkable space devoted to bringing together initiatives from New Mexico’s innovators to foster the creation of long-term, job-creating ventures and increase access to opportunity for the entire community. See our latest News for up to date information, and Contact us today to find out more!

Innovation Initiatives

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Latest News

Air Force offers $15,000 for Help From Public

Air Force offers $15,000 for Help From Public

Kirtland Air Force Base and the Air Force Research Lab need help to solve problems, ranging from aircraft maintenance to organizing technical data. The “Enterprize Challenge” showcase is July 24, from 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at the UNM Rainforest building. They're...

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Design Thinking Seminar

Design Thinking Seminar

Design Thinking – NM Rainforest University Center Seminar Wednesday, June 26 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm • Organized By STC.UNM 101 Broadway Blvd. NE, Albuquerque, NM 87102   Join the New Mexico Rainforest University Center program and Nancy Lewis for a seminar on...

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Connecting Organizations That Are Overlooked

Connecting Organizations That Are Overlooked

How do we expand our reach and connect with the overlooked entrepreneurs that exist in our diverse community?   We had the pleasure of sitting down with Vanessa Roanhorse, Roanhorse Consulting, LLC. Vanessa explains: "Instead of following the traditional 'come to us...

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