Laura Seitz, Deseret News
Passengers board an electrified bus at the 2013 Innovation Fair at the Capitol in Salt Lake City on Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013. Utah Science Technology and Research Initiative researchers and high-tech businesses supported gathered in the Capitol rotunda to showcase some of the state's most exciting projects and emerging technologies. WAVE Inc., a Utah State University spin-out company, has received $2.7 million to electrify a bus route on the University of Utah campus.
SALT LAKE CITY — Offerings from high-tech Utah businesses were on display at the Capitol during the 2013 Innovation Fair on Thursday.
Stations included high-end carbon fiber bicycle rims, revolutionary new rescue backboards, student-created video games and therapeutics to improve corneal healing from eye disease or injury.
The Innovation Fair is hosted by members of the Utah Science Technology and Research Initiative and the Governor's Office of Economic Development.