February 18, 2015. Winston Salem, North Carolina.
An overview of the Wake Forest Innovation Quarter district. Opening in April of this year, Bailey Park, at center, will host music, food trucks and other outside events.
The Wake Forest Innovation Quarter, encompassing 145 developable acres, is an inner city development project focusing on biomedical sciences and information technology. The project is a collaboration between the city of Winston Salem, a private developer and Wake Forest University.The newest building in the $500 million project is a $50 million education building for the university's medical school. Many professional firms have moved into offices in the various buildings of the Innovation Quarter as the city shifts from a tobacco town to one of technological advancement.