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Emergent Technologies Institute

The Emergent Technologies Institute (ETI) at Florida Gulf Coast University within the U.A. Whitaker College of Engineering opened in 2016 to support interdisciplinary research, graduate education, and technology development. 

The ETI is a 26,000 square foot research and development complex designed to support new educational initiatives, enhance regional workforce and economic development, and foster collaboration involving higher education, government and industry.  The ETI also is the first project in the Fort Myers ITEC, a 240-acre development planned as a magnet for technology and research companies.


  • Facilities

  • Programs

  • Research

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Location and Hours


 8am-5pm Monday-Thursday Mon-Fri


 16301 Innovation Ln, Fort Myers, FL 33913