Jennifer Skjellum helping UTC faculty commercialize inventions

By Tom Ballard, Chief Alliance Officer, PYA Jennifer Skjellum is no stranger to the entrepreneurial and tech commercialization space, having previously served as President of TechBirmingham, an Entrepreneur-in-Residence at Birmingham-Southern College, a co-founder and senior executive in several tech start-ups, and Program Director for Chattanooga’s CO.LAB. For the past year,

UTK Associate Professor helping create next-generation medical devices for flexible endoscopy

  A technology from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville lies at the heart of a start-up company creating next-generation medical devices for flexible endoscopy. Founded by Caleb Rucker, an Associate Professor in the Department of Mechanical, Aerospace and Biomedical Engineering, EndoTheia is ramping-up operations in Nashville. The technology harnesses the power

New UW-Madison lab using data science to bolster student entrepreneurship

A new lab at the University of Wisconsin–Madison is mobilizing the entrepreneurial ecosystem by working to identify the conditions that foster student entrepreneurship. Distinct from other campus programs that foster entrepreneurship through means such as coursework, business plan competitions, or commercializing innovations, the Entrepreneurship Science Lab is developing data-based insights

New 5G incubator opening in Atlanta area

T-Mobile and Curiosity Lab at Peachtree Corners, in collaboration with the Georgia Institute of Technology, have announced the creation of the “5G Connected Future” incubator program designed to support the growth and development of entrepreneurs and start-ups as they work to build the next big thing in 5G. The new