Advancing Innovation and Technology Based Economic
Development (TBED) in Virginia’s Region 2000

The Center for Advanced Engineering & Research (CAER) is a Region 2000 initiative to develop an industry-focused regional research and development center that drives the development of innovative products and processes by providing local access to university and federal research and inventions. It targets the growth industries specific to the region and puts university innovations into action through practical implementation in industry. The goal is to increase the competitiveness for core, high wage industries and improve the long-term prospects of existing industrial employers by creating a knowledge-based research hub for the region. >>> Learn morefront-page-divider

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