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Innovate Hartford Aims To Remake City As High-Tech Hub

Innovate Hartford Aims To Remake City As High-Tech Hub

HARTFORD — A New York entrepreneur, backed by a high-profile business owner and state economic development official, is putting together a 27,000-square-foot center for offices and design space in Hartford for developers of robotics and wearable technology.

Business advocates see it as a start of a years-long effort to make Hartford a high-tech hub, connected to the region's universities and colleges and the professors, researchers and graduate students who spin off startup companies from their research.

"Hartford has everything I need to begin," said Shana Schlossberg, who is organizing Innovate Hartford, a business site proposed for 20 Church St., also...

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