Calling the NIC home opens the door to numerous advantages. Among them:

  • Access to talent
  • Access to resources
  • Access to success


  • REASON #1
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    Access to Talent

    NIC is located adjacent to the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, strategically providing access to research faculty expertise, facilities and students.

  • REASON #2
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    Access to Resources

    Businesses partnering with the University of Nebraska-Lincoln at NIC will leverage a global network of UNL alumni, friends and partners.

  • Reason #3
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    Access to Success

    NIC is proud to announce ConAgra Foods, Inc. as our first corporate partner. Click here to read more.

The Plan

We have set out to become the world-renowned hub of advancement for global initiatives on food, water and fuel issues. Is it ambitious? Yes. Are we determined to make it happen? Without a doubt.

Here are some of the things you can expect:

  • 2.2 million square feet of space with 500,000 square feet completed within 5 years
  • Uniquely designed buildings of quality construction that promote positive energy, foster interaction and stimulate ideas, collaboration, sustainability and innovation
  • Up to 5,000 people on campus working in a collaborative environment where talent people come together intellectually to transform ideas into innovation
  • Amenities that give those working on campus everything they need to succeed
  • A View of Innovation Commons
  • Innovation Commons
  • NIC Conference Center Auditorium
  • Breakout Rooms in the NIC Conference Center
  • Grand Staircase in the NIC Conference Center
  • NIC Aerial View
  • Groundbreaking Ceremony