What is BRIDG?

On one side, researchers and theorists forge bold ideas. On the other, industry stands ready to deliver those ideas to the world. We are the bridge between.

Press Releases

Air Force Research Laboratory Awards BRIDG $7.5 Million

SUSS MicroTec and BRIDG Join Forces to Establish a Production-Level Applications Center in North America

Department of Defense Awards Over
$20 Million to BRIDG

Former SUNY Poly Executive Joins BRIDG Leadership Team

TEL and BRIDG: Next Generation Process, Tool, and Device Development Partnership

Congress Approves Defense Funding Bill that Includes $30 Million Intended for BRIDG Facility in Central Florida

BRIDG Announces Addition Of New Team Members

Massey Services Announces Partnership with BRIDG

Siemens and BRIDG Partner to Develop Digital Twin Solutions for Semiconductor Manufacturing

BRIDG Collaboration to Introduce Battery-Free IoT Wireless Sensors

SUNY Polytechnic Institute, BRIDG Sign Agreement Paving the Way to Partner on Advancing Next-Generation Technologies

Aurora Semiconductor and BRIDG Form Strategic Alliance for High Technology
200mm Wafer Production

Osceola School District Partners with BRIDG for SEMI High Tech University’s High School Workforce Development Program

What’s in a Name? Osceola’s Advanced Manufacturing Consortium Now Called BRIDG

Current Newsletters

(November 2019) BRIDG Monthly Newsletter

Looking back at the whirlwind that has been 2019, I can’t help but think of the many blessings that I have to be thankful for—both personally and as a member of team BRIDG. At the top of the long list of things that I’m grateful for is the support of the regional visionaries who came together to create the entity we know today as BRIDG. …

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(October 2019) BRIDG Monthly Newsletter

Did you hear the big news? BRIDG is honored to have been trusted by the Department of Defense’s Industrial Base Analysis and Sustainment (IBAS) team to stand up a foundational capability to support the defense industrial base. As you may recall from our August 2019 newsletter, we were “all hands on deck” writing proposals; this contract is the first of what we expect to be many significant federal government contracts that will allow us to leverage the BRIDG infrastructure to offer new capabilities to industry.. …

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(September 2019) BRIDG Monthly Newsletter

As the BRIDG team settles into our new office building, I have spent time considering the unique challenges that lie before us in this next phase of our journey— from doing our part to deliver the technical excellence that will inspire economic growth to helping build the STEM talent pipeline through our relationship with one of our most inspiring partners: NeoCity Academy. …

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(August 2019) BRIDG Monthly Newsletter

Proposals, proposals, proposals. That sums up the life of the BRIDG team over the past several weeks. While writing proposals can seem unexciting, we are very excited to see federal opportunities moving forward. …

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(July 2019) BRIDG Monthly Newsletter

In case you missed our latest news, BRIDG is excited to partner with Tokyo Electron (TEL) to drive 200mm processing technology to the next level. As a global leader in the development and manufacturing of state-of-the-art equipment used to manufacture semiconductor devices – Technology Enabling Life – TEL is focusing on enhancing 200mm tool offerings and plans to leverage BRIDG’s facility and open environment to demonstrate the industry-leading capabilities of their latest equipment. …

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(June 2019) BRIDG Monthly Newsletter

This month has truly been a roller-coaster for the BRIDG team. We started the month excited that our efforts to educate our elected officials about the breadth and depth of what we are doing had resulted in appropriations that were well above recent year levels. …

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(May 2019) BRIDG Monthly Newsletter

I want to open this month’s newsletter with a heartfelt THANK YOU to those in the Florida legislature and our community who have worked tirelessly to secure funding for BRIDG! …

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(April 2019) BRIDG Monthly Newsletter

With the ever-evolving NeoCity landscape and continual increase in activity here at BRIDG, the vision has truly come to life these past couple of months. …

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(March 2019) BRIDG Monthly Newsletter

Have you or your company ever been a victim of a cyberattack? According to a recent analysis by Florida Atlantic University, there are 584 “denial-of-service” attacks against Florida targets every day, and cyber-crime losses in Florida are estimated at $303,069 every 24 hours. …

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(February 2019) BRIDG Monthly Newsletter

I recently spent time connecting with our state and federal legislators and am very thankful for the opportunity to share the many ways BRIDG adds value to our state and nation. …

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(January 2019) BRIDG Monthly Newsletter

Looking ahead in this new year, the many accomplishments of 2018 already seem but a distant memory. …

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