The Innovation Economy Corp. is launching a new program, the I.E. Initiative, a public-private partnership that aims to “provide economic opportunity and community resources that will create advancement, investment, development and growth in the region,” according to a news release. The group, founded by Amro Albanna, CEO of Avisio Inc., will operate out of the Innovation Center, 1650 Spruce St., Riverside. Information: Albanna, 951-786-9474, ext. 221.