The Institute for Advanced Learning and Research serves as a regional catalyst for economic transformation. The mission will be accomplished through applied research, advanced learning, economic development, manufacturing advancement and conference services.
Driving Economic Transformation is at the heart of everything we do at the Institute for Advanced Learning and Research. Learn how we discover breakthroughs, create opportunity, grow innovation, power progress and host excellence. Each of our divisions plays a critical role in preserving and delivering this mission on a daily basis.
Controlled Environment Agriculture (CEA) Summit East
Accelerated Training in Defense Manufacturing (ATDM)
Advanced Machining Training
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2023 Virginia Brownfields ConferenceJun 13 @ 1:00PM - Jun 15 @ 3:00PM
The Power of Digital MarketingJun 15 @ 12:00PM - 1:00PM
The Institute for Advanced Learning and Research (IALR) strives to significantly impact the communities we serve. Through advanced learning, manufacturing advancement, applied research, economic development and the Institute Conference Center, we bring together the many diverse resources of both public and private entities at the regional and statewide levels. Read below for some of our accomplishments.