Technology & Innovation

BBA Employees

Innovation Week Partner: Birmingham Business Alliance

As 2017 Innovation Week Birmingham comes to a close, Innovation Week partner the Birmingham Business Alliance’s CEO Brian Hilson, reflected on what the week meant to the Magic City and how celebrating it supports a sustainable innovation ecosystem. How does your organization promote innovation in Birmingham? Hilson: The Birmingham Business Alliance highlights innovation and technology in Birmingham, […]

Birmingham makes prestigious New York Times travel list

Birmingham makes prestigious New York Times travel list

Where will you go in 2017? If you follow the advise of The New York Times, Birmingham, Ala., should be on any traveler’s list. Birmingham was named on the New York Times’ list of 52 Places to Go in 2017. The national publication cited the revitalization of Birmingham neighborhood Avondale as a main attraction. “Birmingham’s […]

BBA Chairman's Luncheon 2016

BBA Celebrates Innovation, Announces New Officers

The Birmingham Business Alliance 2016 Chairman’s Luncheon focused on the central component of growth in most cities today:  innovation. Bruce Katz, a Brookings Institution Centennial Scholar, delivered an address centered on how Birmingham is already moving in an innovative direction and provided insight to how city leaders can keep this surge going. Katz commented on […]

Two Birmingham tech firms among top 100 managed service providers in the world

Joint UAB, Lakeshore Foundation research programs land $10M in funding

UAB Cancer Center lands $29M federal grant to continue research programs

Birmingham tech festival Sloss Tech to debut before Sloss Fest

New tech-focused training program coming to Birmingham high schools

Meet the new bosses: UAB iLab turbocharges student innovation

Expansion plans heating up for steel company’s solar spinoff