12 10, 2018

XLerateHealth, U of L, UK and WVU to create medical technology platform 

By | 2018-10-12T09:56:27+00:00 October 12th, 2018|Accelerator/incubator, Kentucky|0 Comments

XLerateHealth LLC and three major universities are working together to create a hub that would help universities commercialize new biomedical technology. The Louisville startup accelerator is working with the University of Louisville, University of Kentucky and West Virginia University to create an online accelerator hub, and their leaders announced Thursday that they will use a [...]

29 08, 2018

Test drive your idea at the StartUP FIU’s Proof of Concept Studio 

By | 2018-08-29T16:44:56+00:00 August 29th, 2018|Accelerator/incubator|0 Comments

The new StartUP FIU Proof of Concept Studio is helping entrepreneurs save time and money by test driving their ideas before they develop products or launch their businesses. “At the Proof of Concept Studio, we are validating ideas and helping entrepreneurs draw conclusions about the attractiveness of their opportunities in the market,” said StartUP FIU Director Bob [...]

29 08, 2018

Oklahoma Catalyst Program teaches graduate students about integrating business, science

By | 2018-08-29T16:43:56+00:00 August 29th, 2018|Accelerator/incubator, Oklahoma|0 Comments

An Oklahoma Catalyst Program taught 29 graduate students from OU, OU Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma State University and the University of Tulsa how to launch a business over the summer, according to a press release from OU research. The Oklahoma Catalyst Programs are an office of the Tom Love Innovation Hub, which held the program. [...]

29 08, 2018

WI gener8tor launches social impact program

By | 2018-08-29T16:43:04+00:00 August 29th, 2018|Accelerator/incubator, Wisconsin|0 Comments

Milwaukee- and Madison-based entrepreneurship organization gener8tor today announced it will launch another iteration of its gBETA program, this one focused on early-stage nonprofits and companies launching K-12 education-related products, services or content. Joe Kirgues of gener8tor welcomes attendees to Premiere Night. The new seven-week program, gBETA Social Impact, is being offered in partnership with Madison-based American Family Insurance, [...]

22 08, 2018

Accelerator program propels Alabama Birmingham startups to successful launches 

By | 2018-08-22T20:43:05+00:00 August 22nd, 2018|Accelerator/incubator, Alabama|0 Comments

Tan and other Fledging team members are proud that their startup company is profitable. (Alicia Rohan/UAB) Fledging – one of seven student-led ventures of the University of Alabama at Birmingham’s Commercialization Accelerator – has moved into Innovation Depot, allowing students to work in the hub of Birmingham’s startup network. “We’re extremely proud to have Fledging join Innovation Depot,” said Devon [...]

15 08, 2018

Aberdeen University-linked accelerator programme produces 14 new enterprises

By | 2018-08-15T08:25:40+00:00 August 15th, 2018|Accelerator/incubator|0 Comments

A business accelerator for university and college students, staff and graduates has concluded at the Aberdeen ‘Centre for Entrepreneurship’ and has produced 14 business innovators that are ready to take their businesses to the next level. Launched by Elevator, the accelerator sought to bring together aspiring business leaders from the higher education sector and immerse them [...]

15 08, 2018

Healthcare startups to participate in business accelerator program

By | 2018-08-15T08:23:00+00:00 August 15th, 2018|Accelerator/incubator, Louisiana|0 Comments

South Louisiana welcomes ten companies from across the United States to participate in a healthcare-focused business acceleration program, Accelerate South. For the next four months, a host of healthcare partners, investors and subject matter experts will assist the selected companies to identify challenges and opportunities while strategically helping to move their business forward. Acadian Companies, [...]

8 08, 2018

UC Berkeley Gastrointestinal Gene Therapy Biotech DNAlite Therapeutics Raises $1.5M in Seed Funding

By | 2018-08-08T11:31:32+00:00 August 8th, 2018|Accelerator/incubator, California|0 Comments

DNAlite Therapeutics, Inc., an early stage preclinical therapeutic company has raised $1.5 million in a seed-stage financing. DNAlite was founded by UC Berkeley graduates Mubhij Ahmad and Timothy Day in 2016. The proceeds of the round will be used to continue development of gastrointestinal tract gene therapy treatments for patients who suffer from genetic intestinal [...]

2 08, 2018

NUI Galway medtech accelerator returns 

By | 2018-08-02T08:40:45+00:00 August 2nd, 2018|Accelerator/incubator, Ireland|0 Comments

The NUI Galway-hosted medtech accelerator BioExcel is open for entries for its 2018/2019 cohort. The programme allows participants to build and commercially validate their technologies by working with existing entrepreneurial networks, mentors and management team. Funded by Enterprise Ireland, Western Development Commission, Galway University Foundation, Bank of Ireland seed and early stage equity fund, BioExel [...]

3 07, 2018

ATAMI Launching pad: Expansion boosts Oregon State U incubator for high-tech mfg startups

By | 2018-07-03T07:06:15+00:00 July 3rd, 2018|Accelerator/incubator, Oregon|0 Comments

The Advanced Technology and Manufacturing Institute is primarily a research facility, but for the moment the people in lab coats may be outnumbered by the people in hard hats and safety vests. A major expansion is underway at ATAMI, an academic-industrial research center and business incubator run by Oregon State University and housed in an [...]