News 2017-07-14T18:43:43+00:00
1306, 2018

Twin Cities to host first summit connecting university tech and startup funds with industry and investors

By | June 13th, 2018|Categories: Accelerator/incubator, Gap support programs, Minnesota, Proof of Concept (POC) Fund, Startup Fund|0 Comments

The Twin Cities will host the first gathering focused on connecting university tech and startup funds with innovative companies and early-stage investors. COvergence, scheduled for July 11th, is aimed at jump starting conversation around active university proof of concept, startup, and venture gap funds and accelerators that will lead to greater collaboration to advance innovation from the lab to the marketplace.

1206, 2018

University of Michigan’s Desai Accelerator Invests in Six Startups to Kick Off 2018 Summer Cohort

By | June 12th, 2018|Categories: Accelerator/incubator, Michigan, Student Funds|0 Comments

This week, the Desai Accelerator, a joint venture between the University of Michigan's Ross School of Business and the College of Engineering, welcomed six teams into its Summer 2018 cohort and debuted an expanded intern program to support those startups [...]

406, 2018

Purdue Ag-celerator invests $100,000 in two plant science startups – Purdue University

By | June 4th, 2018|Categories: Accelerator/incubator, Indiana|0 Comments

The Purdue Ag-celerator Fund has invested a total of $100,000 in two plant science startups for the spring round of investments. The recipients are JUA Technologies International LLC, a startup building multipurpose crop dehydrators, and ZeaVaxx LLC, a startup developing [...]