Two prominent KU researchers — each with a track record of turning ideas into inventions and new companies – have been elected Fellows of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI).
December 22, 2015
Pipeline University partners have each selected a student entrepreneur from a qualifying competition to pitch to the National Judges and audience at Pipeline's Innovator of the Year on January 21st.
December 4, 2015
The University of Kansas remains committed to building healthy communities by fostering innovation and economic prosperity. The latest step towards this strategic initiative is Startup School@KU.
November 9, 2015
Playing college football and multiple high school sports before crowds of cheering fans prepared Austin Barone for a different kind of audience: more than 600 of the region’s top innovators and entrepreneurs at a major event in Kansas City, MO.
October 21, 2015
Outstanding success in pharmaceutical research and technology commercialization has resulted in special recognition for two University of Kansas faculty members.
October 15, 2015
The University Economic Development Association has awarded the University of Kansas its Award of Excellence in Innovation & Entrepreneurship for KU’s Entrepreneurs@KU program.
October 6, 2015
The challenge: Formulate a cohesive and catchy pitch for a business, inspire enough passion in a group of complete strangers to unite them around the idea, concoct a logical business plan, and get experts to buy in — all within a single weekend.
September 28, 2015
The University of Kansas continues to make entrepreneurship a key initiative, in part with the inaugural Celebration of Innovation: A Startup Showcase, set for 1-5 p.m. Oct. 7 at the Bioscience & Technology Business Center facility on KU’s west campus.
September 25, 2015
The University of Kansas is one of four finalists in the Innovation and Entrepreneurship category of the upcoming University Economic Development Association Awards of Excellence program. Julie Nagel, interim associate vice chancellor for innovation and collaboration, will make a formal presentation at the annual UEDA Summit, September 27-30 in Anchorage, Alaska. Winners will be chosen by the summit attendees.
September 24, 2015
The University of Kansas seeks nominations for its third annual James Baxendale Innovation Award. It recognizes a researcher or research group at any KU campus for excellence in entrepreneurship and commercialization.
August 28, 2015