Since its inception in 1998, industrial outreach and economic
development within Western New York have been an important
component of CCR's mission. In addition, through CCR's role
in the NYS High Performance Computing
Consortium (hpc2.org), outreach activities now extend
throughout New York State.
Specific areas of support in outreach and economic development
include the following:
Examples of current and past outreach activities are included
here as well as on the High Performance Computing Consortium
CCR continues to be actively involved in community outreach by bringing high-end interactive visualization technology (virtual reality) to high-profile urban design projects in WNY such as the Buffalo Waterfront Development, Olmsted Park's Conservancy, thePeace Bridge Gateway Improvement Study, the Cars on Main Street Project, and the Buffalo-Niagara Medical Campus.