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Faculty Spotlight: Nathalie Duval-Couetil

Each week VentureWell features a faculty members who are doing good work—faculty members who are challenging norms in higher education and inspiring students to impact the world through invention. This month’s faculty spotlight is Nathalie Duval-Couetil, Director of the Certificate in [...]

Bridging Med-Tech Ecosystems

The Midwest is like an archipelago of innovation islands, each with its own business ecosystem.  The Midwest I-Corps Node (MWIN) Industry Connect programs help build bridges between geographically distinct innovation communities within and outside the region.  MWIN Industry Connect events [...]

Navigating the Ag Industry

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 [...]

Midwest Universities Form Innovation Alliance

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 [...]