21 08, 2019

TEDCO’s Maryland Innovation Initiative Fund Continues to Deliver Substantial Impact for Maryland Biohealth Companies

By |2019-08-21T14:21:49+00:00August 21st, 2019|Maryland, State or Government|0 Comments

The Maryland Technology Development Corporation’s (TEDCO) Maryland Innovation Initiative (MII), a program designed to propel research from partner universities towards commercialization, has had a strong, demonstrable impact on many important life science portfolio companies in the BioHealth Capital Region (BHCR). AsclepiX Therapeutics, Inc., Neuraly/Theraly, NextStep Robotics, Sonavex and Coaptechare just a handful of the latest MII program success stories having achieved [...]

1 08, 2019

Maryland Energy Innovation Accelerator launched to advance clean energy adoption

By |2019-08-01T09:58:43+00:00August 1st, 2019|Maryland, State or Government|0 Comments

With the recent launch of the Maryland Energy Innovation Accelerator (MEIA), the Maryland Clean Energy Center (MCEC) is poised to deliver on its mission of assisting energy related research and technology efforts to commercialize and move to market. MEIA plans to take clean tech from bench to business. MEIA aims to facilitate early-stage technology commercialization [...]

16 05, 2019

Maryland TEDCO awards $6.6M in stem cell funding to 24 researchers, startups 

By |2019-05-16T07:23:35+00:00May 16th, 2019|Maryland, State or Government|0 Comments

Maryland Technology Development Corp. has doled out $6.6 million in funding awards to companies and researchers working on stem cell products and medical therapies. The funds were awarded to 24 separate projects through the state's Stem Cell Research Fund. The fund has a budget of $8.2 million in the 2019 fiscal year. This is the second round [...]

8 03, 2019

Maryland TEDCO Generates $1.6 Billion in Economic Benefits to the State of Maryland and Supports 7,746 Maryland Jobs

By |2019-03-08T09:41:07+00:00March 8th, 2019|Maryland, State or Government|0 Comments

The Maryland Technology Development Corporation (TEDCO), Maryland's economic engine for technology companies, announced today the findings of an independent economic impact study detailing the economic development contributions of TEDCO's five core programs to the state of Maryland. Conducted by Richard Clinch of the University of Baltimore's Jacob France Institute and Mitch Horowitz of TEConomy Partners (JFI-TEConomy), the study found that TEDCO is a significant [...]

27 02, 2019

Maryland ‘TEDCO 2.0’ comes into focus 

By |2019-02-27T09:28:22+00:00February 27th, 2019|Maryland, State or Government|0 Comments

TEDCO made a series of promotions and hiring moves as the state’s quasi-public organization backing early-stage companies looks to rework the programs it offers to help entrepreneurs. The latest announcement hones in on themes that recently-hired CEO George Davis touched on in announcing “TEDCO 2.0” at the organization’s Entrepreneur Expo in Baltimore last fall. Davis, who was an entrepreneur and [...]

12 11, 2018

Maryland launches training program to attract Israeli health startups 

By |2018-11-12T10:59:24+00:00November 12th, 2018|Gap support programs, Israel, Maryland|0 Comments

Maryland has launched a new pilot training program designed to help Israeli health startups expand their companies to the state. MarketReach America will bring 15 to 20 companies in the medical device and digital health sectors from Israel to Maryland for two weeks of training in May of next year. They will learn about breaking [...]

16 04, 2018

‘TEDCO 2.0’ comes into focus – Technical.ly Baltimore

By |2018-04-16T17:40:11+00:00April 16th, 2018|Maryland, State or Government|0 Comments

TEDCO made a series of promotions and hiring moves as the state’s quasi-public organization backing early-stage companies looks to rework the programs it offers to help entrepreneurs. The latest announcement hones in on themes that recently-hired CEO George Davis touched on in announcing “TEDCO 2.0” at the organization’s Entrepreneur Expo in Baltimore last fall. Davis, who was an entrepreneur and [...]

8 02, 2018

NextStep Robotics gets investment from U Maryland Momentum Fund 

By |2018-02-08T17:15:26+00:00February 8th, 2018|Maryland, Startup Fund|0 Comments

NextStep Robotics, a startup which makes a device to treat foot drop, closed on $750,000 in new funding, said CEO Brad Hennessie. The Baltimore-based company is the second to receive investment from the Maryland Momentum Fund, which was created by the  University System of Maryland to back startups based on technology developed at the state schools. The Maryland [...]

1 02, 2018

Johns Hopkins, University of Maryland, Betamore seek 5 health startups for new accelerator

By |2018-02-01T14:45:29+00:00February 1st, 2018|Accelerator/incubator, Maryland|0 Comments

Betamore, Johns Hopkins Technology Ventures and the University of Maryland, Baltimore are looking for five local digital health, bio-health or life sciences companies to participate in a new collaborative accelerator program. The application period for Trajectory Next is now open. The new 12-week training program will run from April 1 through June 15. The new [...]

21 12, 2017

TEDCO stem cell investments yield 1,400 jobs in Maryland, report says 

By |2017-12-21T15:39:22+00:00December 21st, 2017|Maryland, State or Government|0 Comments

State-backed investments in stem cell research have resulted in the creation of nearly 1,400 new jobs over the past 10 years, according to new data from Maryland Technology Development Corp. The Maryland Stem Cell Research Fund, administered by TEDCO, supports research grants and loans to public and private entities. The funds are intended to help push innovative stem [...]