Headquartered in Columbia, EngenuitySC is public/private partnership formed to develop and grow the South Carolina Midlands’ knowledge-based economy by fostering an environment where entrepreneurship, innovation, and the creation of knowledge are fundamental elements of the region’s culture, identity, and economic development strategy. Through collaboration with business, government, and higher education, EngenuitySC leads initiatives that support research development, promote commercialization, and leverage the region’s assets.
EngenuitySC focuses on more than just bringing new business to the region. With partners, EngenuitySC fosters an environment where entrepreneurship, innovation, and the creation of knowledge are fundamental elements of the Midstate’s culture, identity, and economic development strategy. EngenuitySC works to be the spark plug and driving force behind the Midstate’s growth in the knowledge economy.
SmartState Endowed Chair in Medication Safety and Efficacy, Dr. Charles Bennett, presented: "The Update on the Pharmaceutical Detective Investigations: Billion Dollar Drugs that can Permanently Disable or Even Cause Death."