La Kretz Innovation Campus Breaks Ground June 19 – 5:00 PM

La Kretz Innovation CampusThe La Kretz Innovation Campus will become the epicenter of the region’s clean technology innovation and manufacturing.  Plans for the 60,00 square foot  Campus includes a  home for LACI, cleantech demonstration centers, R&D labs, conference facilities, work force training facilities as well as space for more mature cleantech companies.

The dignitaries celebrating the ground breaking include Mayor Villaraigosa, Mayor-Elect Garcetti, City Councilman Huizar, LADWP GM Nichols and City Engineer Moore as well as entrepreneurs, investors, business executives, professional service firms and residents of Los Angeles who have a stake in the future of this endeavor.

Enjoy a night of interactive booths by LACI’s portfolio companies, music, complementary food and drinks, networking opportunities, and speeches by the featured guests.

The event is free.  Register at:  La Kretz Innovation Campus Groundbreaking Celebration and Showcase  

The development of the La Kretz Innovation Campus represents a major milestone in LACI’s growth, and would not have happened without the leadership and support of the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power, the City of Los Angeles, and Morton La Kretz.  Congratulations to Fred, Neal, Ian G, Ian H, Aaron, city officials, the partners, mentors and board for their efforts to keep Los Angeles in the vanguard of clean technology and sustainable development.