Cooperating Organizations

We thank our Cooperating Organizations listed below for joining with us to build sustainable international economic relationships that can help retain and add jobs in RI. Let's build the Next Economy together, with RI leading the way! For more information, please contact us at


The Department of Economic Development includes the City of Providence's departments of Planning and Development, Inspections and Standards, and Art, Culture + Tourism and the Workforce Development Board.

A global leader in moving and relocation services; a pioneer in the use of clean technology and renewable energy solutions that lower costs and improve the quality of life for all.

Through Chinese language and culture courses, the Confucius Institute at the University of Rhode Island provides special support and strengthens the unique programs of the Chinese International Engineering Program, the visual literacy and new media program between URI and Zhejiang University in China, the Chinese librarianship and information professionals program, and fosters other educational and research-driven programs of benefit to both China and the U.S., including our International Business Program and programs in Asian Studies and the Liberal Arts.