The University of Texas at Austin’s Technology Incubator Names Director to Lead Commercialization in Biosciences Unit
The Austin Technology Incubator (ATI), a not-for-profit business-building unit of The University of Texas at Austin, has appointed Dr. Cindy R. WalkerPeach director of the ATI-Bioscience Incubator. WalkerPeach will be responsible for developing and expanding ATI's commercialization efforts in the life science, diagnostic and therapeutic sectors. She has extensive experience in startup and early stage… » Continue Reading
Global Moot Corp Competition Announces Winner and Repositioning of The Super Bowl of Business Plan Competitions
BiologicsMD, a team from the University of Arkansas that is developing a new prescription medicine for the treatment of osteoporosis, has been named the Global Champion in the Global Moot Corp competition.
Event: "Global Perspectives on Technology Transfer and Commercialization." When: Thursday and Friday, May 7 and 8. Where: AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center. A map is available online. Background: The IC2 Institute has gathered some of its Fellows from around the world to provide insight and perspective on the challenges of moving research from laboratories… » Continue Reading
Event: At the Ready to Commercialize 2008 conference, faculty from The University of Texas at Austin present inventions available for licensing and panels of national and international experts talk about technology transfer and start-up investing.
The State of Texas has chosen RFMicron, a portfolio member company of the Austin Technology Incubator (ATI), to receive a $250,000 grant from the Texas Emerging Technology Fund.