Saturday, February 22, 2020

At hi-tech Myolyn, UF-trained engineers bridge research, entrepreneurship

A Gainesville startup company that is developing bicycles to allow paralyzed people to exercise is an example of how the University of Florida can bridge academics, research and entrepreneurship to bring...

FSU Receives $100M for Jim Moran School of Entrepreneurship

Florida State University announced today the largest gift in its history — $100 million — from Jan Moran and The Jim Moran Foundation to honor the late Jim Moran and create...

FAU names new director for Adams Center for Entrepreneurship

Florida Atlantic University plans to add faculty in its entrepreneur center and expand research into family businesses under a new director. The Adams Center for Entrepreneurship outlined those plans in announcing that Roland...

A record-breaking year for moving UF technologies to market

he University of Florida’s Office of Technology Licensing signed a record 122 licenses and options and launched 17 startup companies in fiscal year 2015-16, topping last year’s total of 85 licenses...

FSU partners with top startup accelerator to increase diversity in technology sector

James Turner, a business major, is one of four FSU students taking part in TechStars this summer. Florida State University has partnered with Techstars, one of the world’s leading startup accelerators, to promote...

After 17 years, Breedlove helped change technology incubator’s culture

The University of Florida Sid Martin Biotechnology Incubator was three years old when Patti Breedlove was hired on as program coordinator in September 1998. “We had a lot of little baby companies...

Inside look at Full Sail’s new augmented reality lab

Today, I saw someone fall over from being too close to a tyrannosaurus. It serves as a testament to just how real virtual reality is becoming and it's just the start of...

FAMU-FSU College of Engineering Selected for National Entrepreneurial Program

The Florida A&M University-Florida State University College of Engineering has been selected to participate in the national Pathways to Innovation entrepreneurial initiative that will help the college incorporate innovation and entrepreneurship...

National Academy of Inventors honors UF professors

Two University of Florida scientists are among the 168 new Fellows of the National Academy of Inventors, which recognizes the contributions of researchers from universities and nonprofit organizations who are named...

UF needs state money for Sanford Burnham transfer, report says

The University of Florida will need $3.7 million each year from the state to take over Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute in Lake Nona, a report says. UF's business model calls for no state money...
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