American International Group Inc. (AIG) held a ribbon cutting and grand opening of its expansion in Olathe today, which will bring 300 new jobs to Kansas by the end of 2015.


September 11, 2014

Kansas University’s Bioscience and Technology Business Center received a $50,000 federal grant for its role as a business accelerator and economic engine for northeast Kansas, officials reported Friday.

September 5, 2014

Julie Nagel, Executive Director of Corporate Partnerships with KU Innovation and Collaboration — or KUIC — has been named Interim Associate Vice Chancellor for Innovation and Entrepreneurship at the University of Kansas. She will also serve as Interim President of KUIC, the university’s technology commercialization office.

August 13, 2014

LAWRENCE — A new startup company is working to match children with foster families, with some assistance from the University of Kansas.

July 10, 2014

LAWRENCE — A University of Kansas scientist has launched a new startup company designed to tackle the most complicated protein production for academic and industrial clients.

June 17, 2014

LAWRENCE – A dedicated group of students at the KU Medical Center and the Lawrence campus will launch a regular, ongoing innovation forum July 1 called COLLAB Brew.

June 13, 2014

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. 

June 12, 2014

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.

May 5, 2014

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.

May 1, 2014

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.

April 24, 2014


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