The South Carolina Council on Competitiveness advances the long-term economic competitiveness of the state, industries and citizens of South Carolina in three main ways.


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SC Aerospace Welcomes Summer Intern from Governor’s School of Math & Science

SC Aerospace Welcomes Summer Intern from Governor’s School of Math & Science

Lotta Keller is a rising senior at the South Carolina Governor’s School for Science and Math, where she participates in extracurricular activities ranging from athletics to Student Council. Lotta was born in Bogotá, Colombia, and raised in Germany and the United States.  She has traveled extensively, which has created her passion for political science.  “I […]

SC Council on Competitiveness Supports the Removal of the Confederate Flag

SC Council on Competitiveness Supports the Removal of the Confederate Flag

COLUMBIA, SC (June 23, 2015) – In the aftermath of the tragic shooting in Charleston on June 17, South Carolina’s citizens and business community are calling for the removal of the Confederate flag from the Statehouse grounds. The South Carolina Council on Competitiveness joins our state’s citizens and business leaders in this endeavor. The Council’s […]

   


Upcoming Events

  1. SC Aerospace Industry Day & Expo

    August 26 @ 8:00 am - August 27 @ 5:00 pm
    Columbia SC

 

FROM OUR BLOG

Aerospace is Hot in South Carolina!

Aerospace is Hot in South Carolina!

Lots of Good News:  The summertime temperature is not the only thing hot in South Carolina.  The aerospace industry here continues its steady growth.  In the month of June, key legislation was passed, a Boeing supplier announced South Carolina as its new home and the State Department of Commerce promoted South Carolina at the Paris […]

Connecting South Carolina’s Aerospace Cluster

Connecting South Carolina’s Aerospace Cluster

An update written from the SC Aerospace team to the SC Aerospace cluster Our team at the SC Council on Competitiveness and the SC Department of Commerce gets more excited each day about how fast the aerospace industry is growing in South Carolina.  Wayne and I have visited 30 existing aerospace firms in our state […]