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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Nominations Being Accepted for Jim Baxendale Commercialization Award

LAWRENCE – The University of Kansas continues to support the commercialization of university research into new products, cures and treatments. As part of this effort, KU is now accepting nominations for the second annual Jim Baxendale Commercialization Award, which recognizes a single KU researcher for excellence in entrepreneurship and commercialization.

From a Humble Garage to Impacting Patients Every 3 Seconds

Join the Bioengineering Research Center at KU for a seminar!

Susan Drapeau, PhD - Director of Biologics R&D, Medtronic
April 9, 2014 - 11:30am - Woodruff Auditorium, Kansas Union (Parking in the Union Parking Garage)

Startup company presenting at world's largest angel investor event

WASHINGTON, D.C. — A promising University of Kansas startup is grabbing the spotlight this week on a national stage in front of a demanding and important audience — angel investors.

Students invited to showcase research at Innovation Fair

LAWRENCE — University of Kansas students are invited to share their entrepreneurial ideas and translational research – and compete for $4,500 in prize money – at the second annual Innovation Fair at 4 p.m. Thursday, May 1, in the Kansas Union Ballroom.

Medical device first product developed from KU's TAC-Cell technology

LAWRENCE – One outcome of research at the University of Kansas is the potential for discoveries that become products. Over the years, KU researchers have produced numerous inventions – including pharmaceuticals and software – that benefit people while having an economic effect.