Welcome to the EDIR office

To assist external stakeholders in accessing the unique capabilities and services of Iowa State University, the Office of Economic Development and Industry Relations (EDIR) was formed in 2014. EDIR provides a single point of contact or “one-stop shop” to streamline the process of making connections between industry and the university.

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Vision Leads to Worldwide Success

Vision Leads to Worldwide Success

In the heart of the heartland, Harris Vaccines is making breakthroughs that have the potential to revolutionize the care of livestock around the world. That’s because Harris vaccines has introduced a new age approach to the development of vaccines that has turned...

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Resources guide start-up success

After a long and frustrating day, all Nick Herrig wanted to do was go home and have a cold beer. The realization that he had none in his fridge could have led to despair, but instead sparked the creation of the Midwest Beer Club with his friend and business partner,...

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