Office of Performance Improvement & Innovation
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To reserve the lab for your event, please email us at oci@louisvilleky.gov

Innovation Space

The LouieLab is Louisville Metro Government’s civic innovation space. It is overseen by the Office of Performance Improvement & Innovation (OPI2). It has four separate areas:

  • Co-working Room: large table seating 28, plus several small couch seating areas for an additional 12 people, equipped with two monitors for presentations, Chromecast, and Apple TV

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  • Training Room: seats 26 with a mounted projector with Chromecast, Apple TV and HDMI

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  • Large Conference Room: seats 12, with conference call capability, a monitor for presentations, Chromecast, Apple TV and white boards

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  • Small Conference Room: seats 6, with conference call capability, a monitor for presentations, Chromecast, Apple TV, and white board

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Events

Since its inception in 2017 the LouieLab has freely hosted hundreds of events, and over a hundred external organizations, non-profits, companies, and visiting governments. Some examples include:

Usage

The co-working space is open during regular business hours to any member of the public who is actively working on a project approved by a Louisville Metro Government sponsor. The space is also available for Metro employees with supervisor approval.

The LouieLab is open from 8am-5pm. Those seeking space for events, meetings, or work space outside of normal business hours must have a sponsor from the Mayor’s Innovation Advisory Council, or the Office of Performance Improvement and Innovation. Event sponsors must stay for the duration of events held at the LouieLab.

Entrance

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Map

Location:

745 W Main St
4th Floor
Louisville, KY 40202

Interactive Street View

Building Exterior

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LouieLab Opening

Watch this video to learn more about the LouieLab and how we co-create with the public, as resident’s front door to government:

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