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14 11, 2019

Puerto Rico STR Ideas to Product Development Grant Program Call Opens

By |2019-11-14T08:53:42+00:00November 14th, 2019|Proof of Concept (POC) Fund, Puerto Rico|0 Comments

The Puerto Rico Science, Technology and Research Trust has announced a new funding opportunity through its Technology Transfer Accelerator Hub program, aimed at supporting pilot projects to advance life science innovations by quickly and clearly demonstrating whether a technology or product is worthy of moving through the commercialization process. For this first year, a total [...]

14 11, 2019

Innovation Awards celebrate UTSA research and discovery

By |2019-11-14T08:51:27+00:00November 14th, 2019|Texas, Translational Research|0 Comments

UTSA’s Office of Commercialization and Innovation honored faculty, staff and student achievements on Tuesday at the university’s seventh annual Innovation Awards. The event celebrated 42 members of the research community for their contribution and the successful commercialization of novel ideas and inventions. The culmination of the awards was the selection of Stanton F. McHardy as the 2019 Innovator of [...]

14 11, 2019

WVU officials hope new program creates entrepreneurs, innovation 

By |2019-11-14T08:39:26+00:00November 14th, 2019|State or Government, West Virginia|0 Comments

The West Virginia University’s John Chambers College of Business and Economics is hoping the new Vantage Ventures program on campus is the first step in creating a new Mountain State economy driven by entrepreneurship and innovation. The program has four focuses: healthy, security, energy and sensory. The entrepreneurs and companies are supported by mentors, executives [...]

14 11, 2019

Innovation Corps at Iowa State: Helping researchers turn ideas into companies

By |2019-11-14T08:37:56+00:00November 14th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Anuj Sharma believes his new startup company can give traffic engineers “super powers” that will make our trips across town quicker and better for the environment. We’ve all driven from red light to red light, never getting very far very fast. We’re just idling away, exhaust rising, patience ebbing. We try different speeds, but we [...]

7 11, 2019

Role of innovation hubs: from idea to market

By |2019-11-07T06:28:06+00:00November 7th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

IN today’s knowledge economy and globalised world, innovation and competitive advantage are key to ensuring worldwide economic growth. The economy of any country in the world is characterised by technology led competition, in which intellectual capital and technical knowledge constitute the main assets. Possession of these assets has become the hallmark of a country’s technological [...]

7 11, 2019

Groundbreaking grant will transform KY’s Healthcare startup ecosystem, statewide organization formed

By |2019-11-07T06:25:09+00:00November 7th, 2019|Kentucky|0 Comments

A $4 million grant received by the University of Kentucky, University of Louisville, Commonwealth Commercialization Center (C3) and the Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development demonstrates the power of partnership. It also paves the way to bring dozens of new med-tech and health-related companies to life across the state in the coming years. The four-year Research [...]

7 11, 2019

Clemson faculty earn funds for technology development

By |2019-11-07T06:22:53+00:00November 7th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Clemson University Research Foundation (CURF) has announced seven researchers will be awarded fiscal year 2020 Technology Maturation Fund grants to support them as they embark on the crucial last stage needed to move their technology from innovation to commercialization. “The Technology Maturation Fund initiative assists in shaping a pathway for innovation and providing Clemson faculty with [...]

7 11, 2019

Minnowtech raises $600K seed round, supported by U Maryland Momentum Fund

By |2019-11-07T06:17:17+00:00November 7th, 2019|Maryland, Venture Fund|0 Comments

Aquaculture tech company Minnowtech closed on $600,000 in seed financing with an eye on bringing its system for imaging shrimp to the Southeast Asian market. The round included a $150,000 joint investment from the Maryland Momentum Fund, which is the venture fund of the University System of Maryland, and the University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science (UMCES). The HATCH Aquaculture Accelerator participated, [...]

7 11, 2019

Status Update: U California Riverside ‘wet lab’ opens for startups and local entrepreneurs 

By |2019-11-07T06:13:45+00:00November 7th, 2019|California, Gap support programs|0 Comments

By definition incubators foster growth, and that’s what officials at UC Riverside hope its newest scientific project will do. The school’s Wet Lab Incubator opened its doors to the Inland Empire’s entrepreneurial community at a ribbon-cutting ceremony Oct. 21. The 3,000-square-foot facility, the first of its kind in the region, will be available for local [...]

7 11, 2019

IU Philanthropic Venture Fund invests $250,000 in Qumulex, a cloud-based security solution provider

By |2019-11-07T06:11:19+00:00November 7th, 2019|Indiana, New Investments/Awards, Venture Fund|0 Comments

IU Ventures has invested $250,000 in Qumulex, a company poised to transform the video surveillance and access control industry by unifying video surveillance and access control with cloud storage and accessibility. The investment is part of a Series Seed II funding round. Qumulex is developing a platform of security solutions, including both hardware and software, for the [...]