What’s Going on at KUIC

KU start-up school gains popularity among students

If the University of Kansas (KU) experience with its free mini-course Startup School@KU is any indication, universities that want to tap into student demand for more entrepreneurship opportunities should take note.

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KUIC launches technologies database

KU Innovation & Collaboration now has a searchable database of KU technologies available for licensing. The database is searchable by keyword, category, patent status and inventor name. It's part of a recent update to the entire KUIC site based on faculty input. 

Cory Berkland receives Baxendale Commercialization Award at KU Innovation Fair

LAWRENCE – The inventive research of University of Kansas faculty and students was recognized and celebrated May 1 at the second annual KU Innovation Fair. The program was hosted by KU Innovation and Collaboration, the university’s technology commercialization office.

Innovation Fair to Showcase Student Ventures and Research

The KU Innovation Fair will take place today in the Kansas Union Ballroom from 4 to 6:30 p.m. The event, sponsored by KU Innovation and Collaboration, showcases innovative research and ideas created by undergraduate and graduate students in the University community, with a heavy emphasis on commercializing those ideas and bringing them to the market.

The Center for Design Research aspires to excellence in next-generation design

A prototype of the WellCar — a vehicle that one day may be used to make state-of-the-art house calls to patients in rural areas — is the latest innovation being developed at the Center for Design Research.

Research to Play Major Role in Women's Empowerment Initiative

LAWRENCE — Mayor Sly James, Kansas City, Mo., announced last month the new WE Women’s Empowerment initiative to get more women into leadership roles, whether it’s on city boards, task forces and commissions or in business settings.