UConn Technology Incubation Program Companies Raise $60M In 2017

The University of Connecticut, today announced another year of record growth for companies located in the university’s Technology Incubation Program (TIP). In 2017, TIP startups attracted a record $60 million in equity, debt, grant, and revenue funding to accelerate the growth of their operations. This is over $15 million more than the previous record set […]

University College London invests in data anonymisation software developer Anon AI ahead of GDPR

The University College London (UCL) Technology Fund has invested in a data anonymisation software start-up called Anon AI. The Fund was set-up in January 2016 to help commercialise intellectual property developed at the University, focusing in particular on the physical and life sciences. Academics whose research has commercial potential can apply for funding for early-stage […]

Schurz Communications awards funding to four Purdue student startups 

Schurz Communications Innovation Challenge, an incubation competition for student entrepreneurs working in online and mobile media technology, awarded funding to four Purdue University startups. The competition provided a total of $10,500 in cash prizes to four startups. The Purdue Foundry in the Burton D. Morgan Center for Entrepreneurship hosted the competition. As first-prize winner, One-Man […]