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Taiwan, Montana seek to build cooperation in photonics, quantum industries

The state of Montana has one of the highest per capita concentrations of optics, photonics, and quantum computing companies in the U.S., including an industrial cluster with leading technologies in self-driving, drone detection and applied defense detection systems, according to the office.

U.S. Workers Are Experiencing A Gap Between Expectations Versus Reality

For Montana, this trend underscores the importance of fostering strong leadership and communication to enhance job satisfaction and economic development. As the state continues to invest in education and workforce development, addressing these concerns could play a critical role in boosting employee confidence and driving economic growth.

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MATR Appreciates the Support of the Missoula Chamber of Commerce

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Butte Local Development Organization June 2024 Newsletter

Last fall, The Headwaters Tech Hub in Montana was selected by the Economic Development Administration (EDA) as part of 31 designated Tech Hubs across the United States.

Montana’s Headwaters Hub

The Headwaters Hub will capitalize on the region’s existing commitment to market-driven innovation—and status as home to dozens of photonics companies—to overcome barriers to the advancement and broad adoption of autonomous technologies in critical use areas that are vital to the United States’ economic and national security.

Rural Universities Experiment with ‘Innovation Hubs’

What if rural communities could create hubs that bring together such ideas, and potentially lead to building new local businesses as well?

‘Montana’s Great Wide Open’ markets Eastern Montana to those from out of state

The “Montana’s Great Wide Open” is being promoted through advertising and news releases, out on social media, as well as “email blasts.” With these, Visit Southeast Montana is giving people reasons to come to parts of Montana they might not normally visit, Maas said.

Bridger Photonics named 2023 Montana Exporter of the Year – Excellent Career Opportunities

The company continues to expand, hiring 12 employees in one day last month and bringing new operations to South America and Australia.

Montana Career Opportunities – GIS Technician, Firmware Engineer, Business Development Manager and more… – Bridger Photonics

At Bridger Photonics, all of our actions are guided by the belief that honesty, integrity, and technical excellence are crucial to what we do. From marketing materials to client briefs to optics systems, we seek…