What is OCAST’s role in the state?
CMC: OCAST was created in 1987 by the Legislature to diversify and grow Oklahoma’s economy through strategic investment in science and technology.
Benefits of research are cascading. When researchers make discoveries and move their ideas to commercialization, they create new businesses, jobs and economic impact by competing successfully in the global marketplace — with the added benefit of increased tax revenues for our state.Read more
It was an eyeopening experience for me. Traveling internationally, seeing new places, meeting people and learning about new cultures is always transformational in some way.
But this trip was even more so because it changed not only my perception of the world, but also my perception of how the world sees us.Read more