News & Announcements

  • 2nd Cohort of RTPark Accelerate VI Featured in Virtual Demo Day
    by vingn on July 21, 2020 at 3:52 pm

    This summer the Research and Technology Park hosted the second cohort of Accelerate VI, an immersive startup accelerator for tech-enabled entrepreneurs in the US Virgin Islands. The program was designed to further the development and growth of early-stage technology ventures … Continue reading →

  • Young Innovators 15-24 Invited to compete in XPRIZE $1 Million Next-Gen Mask Challenge to Help Fight COVID-19
    by vingn on July 21, 2020 at 3:32 pm

    Deadline Oct. 22; Rethink and Redesign Surgical-Grade Protective Masks, to Create an Effective and Accessible Solution that Overcomes Common Barriers for Use NEW YORK, NEW YORK (July 13, 2020) – XPRIZE, a nonprofit organization that uses global competitions to crowdsource … Continue reading →

  • Virgin Islands Next Generation Network Meeting of the Board of Directors July 9, 2020
    by vingn on June 30, 2020 at 12:05 pm

    President and CEO, Stephan Adams will convene a meeting with the Board of Directors of the Virgin Islands Next Generation Network (viNGN) on Thursday, July 9, 2020 at 10:00 am. For information, please contact Stephan Adams at the Virgin Islands … Continue reading →

  • Sandia Cyber Education Remote for Grades 9-12 Deadline is June 15
    by vingn on June 10, 2020 at 12:37 pm

    Sandia National Labs will be hosting a weeklong program for students in support of the Air Force Association’s CyberPatriot program and the MSIPP CECOR program. These trainings are designed to help students learn about cybersecurity and gain important skills that … Continue reading →

  • UVI Accepting Applications for Mathematics Behind the Science Program
    by vingn on May 12, 2020 at 8:37 pm

    The Mathematics Behind the Science (MBS) summer bridge program is designed to enhance the mathematics preparedness of college-bound students who are interested in pursuing careers in science, mathematics, engineering, technology, or medicine. Specifically, it will prepare students to enter the … Continue reading →

  • Gov. Bryan Grants Administrative Leave to Allow Enjoyment of Virtual Carnival
    by vingn on April 29, 2020 at 8:25 pm

    In observance of the hard work and dedication of the front-line workers during the COVID-19 pandemic, Governor Albert Bryan Jr. has issued an executive order approving administrative leave for non-essential government employees to commemorate Carnival on St. Thomas, which was … Continue reading →

  • UVIRTPark: USVI source for Paycheck Protection Program
    by vingn on April 27, 2020 at 1:19 pm

    (Official release) — The Research and Technology Park (RTPark) is pleased to announce the availability of a new financial resource for local small businesses. The National Development Council (NDC), a U.S. Treasury-certified Community Development Financial Institution which operates in the … Continue reading →

  • UVI Supports Fight Against Coronavirus
    by vingn on April 8, 2020 at 6:14 pm

    University Produces 3D Respiratory Masks In response to the Coronavirus Pandemic, the University of the Virgin Islands (UVI) has extended a philanthropic hand by producing 3D respiratory masks. Personal protective gear is a scarce commodity, as the rapidly spreading Coronavirus … Continue reading →

  • Press Release: Broadband VI Announces COVID-19 Community Assistance Plans
    by vingn on April 2, 2020 at 1:58 pm

    Joins FCC’s “Keep America Connected” Pledge with Discounted Services for Students Broadband VI is partnered with the viNGN network. U.S. Virgin Islands – Broadband VI, the largest fixed wireless internet service provider in the U.S. Virgin Islands, announced that it … Continue reading →

  • We are all connected.
    by vingn on March 27, 2020 at 7:51 pm

    We’re all connected. USVI COVID-19 Response: Office of the Governor – V.I. Department of Health COVID-19 Page – Sign up for VITEMA Alerts – Text COVID19USVI to 888777

  • viNGN Board Meeting Cancellation
    by vingn on March 20, 2020 at 1:59 pm

    The meeting for the Board of Directors of the Virgin Islands Next Generation Network scheduled for Tuesday, March 24, 2020 has been cancelled until further notice.

  • UVI RTPark Accepting Applications for Second #AccelerateVI Program!
    by vingn on February 24, 2020 at 1:22 pm

    3-month accelerator program designed to help startup companies grow and scale from the U.S. Virgin Islands; application deadline: March 8, 2020 Accelerate VI is an initiative of the Research and Technology Park (RTPark) designed to further the development and growth … Continue reading →