Cheruvu, my University of Michigan based ag-tech startup, recently attended the 2017 Agriculture Technology Innovation Summit, held at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. From February 22 & 23, the Summit offered an excellent meeting space for entrepreneurs, industries, and [...]
A new four-university alliance will help researchers across the Midwest turn their inventions into marketable products to benefit society. Supported by a $3.5 million grant from the National Science Foundation’s Innovation Corps (I-Corps) program, this new alliance establishes The Midwest [...]
I-Corps cohort 14 starts today. In case you can't read the slide: 99.7 percent of all documented ideas fail. This intro to customer discovery program is one of the hallmarks of entrepreneur education at #UIRP. #nsficorps @uiresearchpark
The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded five new grants to teach entrepreneurship and to support research and innovation at regional hubs across the United States under its Innovation Corps (I-Corps™) program. The innovation hubs, known as I-Corps nodes, provide the research [...]
Established in January 2017, the Midwest I-CorpsTM Node aims to spur innovation, collaboration and economic impact in the region. Supported by a grant from the National Science Foundation, this new alliance forms the backbone for a network that educates, supports and connects academic researchers to the entrepreneurial ecosystem across the region.