Pittsburgh Innovation District

The Pittsburgh Innovation District is a dynamic, dense, connective pulse of innovation rooted in the world-class research of Carnegie Mellon University, the University of Pittsburgh, and UPMC, situated in the heart of Pittsburgh’s compact landscape and following in its tradition of inventive grit. The Innovation District unites vital research, talent, technology, and an entrepreneurial spirit with the support, culture, amenities, and capital that allow innovators to thrive.  


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Our Differentiating Factor:

Most cities have one research institution. We have two — and they’re located within one square mile of each other.

Not only are they situated geographically close together, they also work together.

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