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Competent Healthcare For All

Insights from the 2022 Rock Health Summit to fulfill the promise of competent care for all.

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How To Build Urban Data Infrastructure And Avoid Digital Displacement

Cities that lay down thoughtful, forward-looking data infrastructure today will reap the economic returns that accrued to American cities like New York and Chicago that made forward-looking physical infrastructure investments in the mid-20th century.

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10 Principles For Today's Urban Leaders

Drive impact in your city with these 10 principles inspired by mayors and urban innovators in attendance at Bloomberg CityLab conference in Amsterdam.

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Energy Leaders Invest $60 Million to Transform America’s Heartland into Hub for Energy Technology Startups

TULSA, OK -- September 7, 2022 -- Leading energy companies Devon Energy (DVN), ONEOK (OKE) and Williams (WMB), venture capital firm Energy Innovation Capital (EIC) and tech-focused non-profit Tulsa Innovation Labs (TIL) have joined together to transform America’s heartland into a hub for energy tech

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Tulsa Awarded $38.2 Million Build Back Better Grant from the U.S. Economic Development Administration

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CHIPS and Science Act’s Impact on the Tulsa Region

Recently, President Biden signed the CHIPS and Science Act into Law. This groundbreaking legislation includes over $100 billion in funding for increased investments in research, development, and innovation across the National Science Foundation (NSF) and Department of Commerce (DoC).

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PR Newswire

Governors Stitt, Hutchinson Partner to Create Super Region for Advanced Mobility in the Heartland

Governors Kevin Stitt and Asa Hutchinson joined together to position the Oklahoma-Arkansas region as a national hub for advanced mobility (AM). The collaborative effort to support the growth of the AM industry, including drones, electric and autonomous vehicles, battery manufacturing, and transporta

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Community Colleges are the Future of Diverse Cybersecurity Talent

In a world where malicious actors threaten our digital (and physical) infrastructure, community colleges are one of the most viable mechanisms to produce cyber talent at the scale required to close our cybersecurity and data skills gap.

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5 Ways Healthcare Will Change Over the Next Decade; Trends and Takeaways from the 2022 Aspen Ideas Festival

This year, the Aspen Ideas Festival was in-person for the first time since 2018. This two-week festival brought together world-renowned leaders to share their ideas and perspectives on the current state and future of business, society, culture, health and the environment.

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Tulsa Innovation Labs & Tulsa Community College Announce Launch of Cyber Skills Center

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What to do about Tulsa’s Economic Future? Stay Calm and Follow the Data.

Our Managing Director, Nicholas Lalla, has laid out a roadmap for Tulsa’s economic future. Learn more about our plan to chart the course for Tulsa’s next economic chapter, including a look at our sectoral approach.

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TIL, Aspen Institute & Heartland Forward Release the Economy Forward Framework to Measure Inclusive Economic Growth

Today, Tulsa Innovation Labs (TIL), Aspen Institute, and Heartland Forward are proud to release the Economy Forward Framework, the first framework to measure inclusive economic growth in midsized American cities.

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Tulsa's Advanced Mobility Cluster- Call for Industry Partners

Read more about how you can get involved with TILs Advanced Aerial Mobility Cluster and partner with industry leaders.

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Tips for How Black Tulsans can Enter the Tech Industry with a Bachelor’s Degree or Less

Black History Month is an important time to appreciate Black accomplishments in this country, but as the month comes to an end, we are faced with a valuable opportunity to reflect and strategize on the equity gaps that continue to plague our community.

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SC Media

How to Galvanize the Nation Around Education and Win the Cyber War

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) recently argued for establishing a Cyber Service Academy that would do for digital defense and warfare what West Point did for the infantry, cavalry and artillery. Indeed, we now face grave threats from keyboards and not just missiles.

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Tulsa Innovation Labs 2021 Year In Review

A look back at our 2021 and a look ahead. Our focus this year was building and expanding our team and network and laying the foundations of our 2022 initiatives.

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RFP Marks First Step in Standing up Tulsa's Cyber & Analytics Skills Center

Feeding Tulsa's high growth sectors will require significant investments in Tulsa's cyber and analytics talent pool.

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Improving Interoperability to Address the Physician Shortage

Applying Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning to Improve Healthcare

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Newsweek

Why the Next Cyber War Should be Fought in the Heartland

The cyber war no longer has to be fought in Silicon Valley.

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ABC News

Black Wall Street Reimagined as Black Tech Hub

The events of the Tulsa Race Massacre in 1921 are still felt 100 years later. Tulsa recognizes that it is time to rebuild Black Wall Street into a tech hub that accurately represents the black community.

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What is Virtual Health?

Virtual Health meets patients where they are through software, hardware and software-enabled service models/care episodes. These care episodes can be fully digital, digital-first or hybrid in-person and virtual experiences.

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Innovation Accelerator Foundation: Welcome to Tulsa!

The Innovation Accelerator Foundation (IAF) is a groundbreaking nonprofit organization with a mission to promote our nation’s economic and military strength by promoting innovation.

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Tulsa Innovation Labs and University of Tulsa Begin Planning Cyber Innovation Institute

With the growing threat of cyber attacks on our nation’s most essential infrastructure, there has never been a more critical time for cyber research and development.

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2020 Year In Review

As the new year gets under way, now is an appropriate time to reflect on the accomplishments of the past 12 months and to look ahead to what’s next.

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TIL Partners with Innovation Accelerator Foundation

Tulsa Innovation Labs (TIL) is proud to announce that, through support from George Kaiser Family Foundation, it is partnering with the groundbreaking nonprofit organization, Innovation Accelerator Foundation (IAF).

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TIL Launches Leadership Council

TULSA, Okla. — Tulsa Innovation Labs is proud to announce the formation of T75, the TIL Leadership Council of 75 members.

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Tulsa Selected as a Top Global Tech Innovator

TULSA, Okla. — Tulsa has been selected along with nine other finalists for a global competition recognizing leading tech ecosystems, a sign that the city is becoming an emerging hub for innovation and entrepreneurship.

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Tulsa Innovation Labs Video

Learn more about Tulsa Innovation Labs

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SC Media

The cyber digital divide: How to level the playing field

This is part two of a two-part series. Part one examined the cybersecurity struggles facing organizations in economically challenged, underserved communities.

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Next City

Tulsa Innovation Labs Looking to Create the Nation’s Most Inclusive Tech Community

“I was working in an accounting job with a large corporation — great benefits and culture,” she says, but there was a catch. “With the work experience I had, I was pretty capped in my salary.

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Yahoo

Tulsa Innovation Labs Identifies City’s Top 5 Opportunities for Economic Growth

Tulsa Innovation Labs (TIL), the new technology-led economic and workforce development organization pioneered by George Kaiser Family Foundation (GKFF) released its report identifying the city’s five most promising tech opportunities

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TechCrunch

Tulsa is trying to build a startup ecosystem from scratch

A coalition of business, education, government and philanthropists are working to foster a startup ecosystem in a city that’s better known for its aerospace and energy companies.

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Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Telemedicine reduces healthcare workloads and increases access

With current conditions dramatically increasing the workload on healthcare providers around the world, new technologies that go beyond the expected boundaries of the current healthcare system look to become the new standard of care.

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Press Release

Tulsa Innovation Labs Releases City’s Tech Niche Report & Commits to Initial $50 Million for Economic Development

TULSA, Oklahoma – Tulsa Innovation Labs (TIL), the new technology-led economic development organization pioneered by George Kaiser Family Foundation (GKFF), announced an initial infusion of $50 million into Tulsa’s economic development.

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