Midlands Regional Competitiveness Report

See how the Columbia MSA compares to other regions.

Annual Flagship Ignite! Event

Our annual event celebrates success stories in the Midlands.

Initiating Change

  • Ignite!

    Ignite! is EngenuitySC's annual event that celebrates some of the greatest leaders, moving success stories and outstanding entrepreneurs of our region.

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  • Midlands Regional Competitiveness Report

    The Midlands Regional Competitiveness Report is an annual publication that scores the Columbia MSA and comparative regions on five indicators of competitive communities: innovation, talent, entrepreneurial and business environment, livability, and industry clusters.

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  • What’s Next Midlands

    What's Next Midlands is an idea hub that inspires community action by gathering community partners, volunteers, and funds needed to make great ideas happen.

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  • Richland County School District One STEM

    EngenuitySC is proud to partner with three schools to expose students, parents, and teachers to STEM careers.

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  • Richland County School District Two CAT

    The Carolina Alliance for Technology is a collaboration to address the skills gap in computer science and engineering.

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  • Regional Mayors Forum

    The Regional Mayors Forum is a group of 24 Mayors and three County Council Chairs from around the Midlands, creating a place for these leaders to gather, plan and collaborate.

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  • NuHub

    NuHub is a consortium of public, private, higher ed and business development interests that share the common goal of maximizing the impact of the nuclear industry on the Midlands.

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  • Midlands Business Leadership Group

    The Midlands Business Leadership Group (MBLG) has stepped up to lead a collaborative effort focused on enhancing regional competitiveness, prosperity and growth in the Midlands.

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  • The Proving Ground

    EngenuitySC is proud to collaborate on The Proving Ground, the University of South Carolina's entrepreneurial competition to identify and accelerate innovative business concepts.

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  • SC Cyber

    SC Cyber is a statewide initiative to defend critical, connected infrastructure within South Carolina and the United States.

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