Category: Technology

New COVID-19 accelerator launched by CU Boulder’s tech transfer group

Venture Partners at CU Boulder, the technology-commercialization arm of the University of Colorado Boulder, has started a new accelerator to commercialize COVID-19- related research. The “Pandemic Hyper Accelerator for Science and Technology” (PHAST) will work to commercialize diagnostics, environmental sensors, and supply chain innovations, according to an article posted on

Georgia State wins two awards for its entrepreneurial efforts at recent international conference

Georgia State University’s Entrepreneurship and Innovation Institute (ENI) was the only entrepreneurship center to take home two awards during the recent annual “International Conference on Business Incubation.” Both recognitions came as a result on ENI’s work supporting underrepresented entrepreneurs. They were: “Entrepreneurship Center of the Year Award” in the sector focused

J&J innovation and DC launch “QuickFire Challenge”

The District of Columbia and its Economic Partnership (WDCEP) are joining with J&J Innovation to launch a new initiative named the “QuickFire Challenge” focused on the District. The focus is on providing grants to start-ups working to address chronic health care challenges faced in underserved DC communities. According to this