You are invited to attend the third in a series of three “boot camp” presentations this fall on topics in research commercialization, innovation, and entrepreneurship.

November 6, 2013

A coalition of economic development partners, led by the University of Kansas, came together to launch the state’s largest business incubator system: the Bioscience & Technology Business Center (BTBC). That partnership is about to get an opportunity to showcase its success in a national spotlight.

October 24, 2013

LAWRENCE – The University of Kansas continues to encourage its researchers to become entrepreneurs, which could include starting a new business. With this in mind, KU will host a presentation titled “Top Ten Issues Faced by Every Early Stage Company” from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 11, in Nichols Hall.

August 30, 2013

KUIC is significantly contributing to accomplishing the commercialization goals outlined in the university's strategic plan - Bold Aspirations. Our new Annual Report documents our progress and plans for the future.

August 29, 2013

PITTBURGH, PA – The 2013 UEDA Awards of Excellence finalists have been chosen and the competition this year is at an all time high.

August 15, 2013

The theme for the University of Kansas' strategic plan is Bold Aspirations. It serves as the touchstone for KU’s transformation in innovation and entrepreneurship and is the foundation for the clear focus and targeted investments KU is making to improve outcomes.

July 24, 2013

LAWRENCE – The Bioscience and Technology Business Center at the University of Kansas (BTBC at KU) is set to launch the BTBC Entrepreneur Education Series, a series of Friday workshops for entrepreneurs and those considering starting their own companies, starting Jan. 20.

July 22, 2013

LAWRENCE — Chancellor Bernadette Gray-Little of the University of Kansas will deliver a keynote presentation Thursday at the sixth annual University Startups Conference in Washington, D.C. The three-day conference is organized by the National Council of Entrepreneurial Tech Transfer, with the National Science Foundation and National Institutes of Health as federal government co-hosts.

July 22, 2013

LAWRENCE – A seasoned professional with successful experience in private business, state government and higher education will join the University of Kansas Feb. 1 as the new director of its bicampus Center for Technology Commercialization (KUCTC). It is a key hire for KU as it seeks to translate more faculty research into marketplace solutions and drive economic development in Kansas.

July 22, 2013

LAWRENCE — There’s no room left at the inn. Or in this case, the incubator. Global drug discovery company Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated has signed a lease with the Bioscience & Technology Business Center at the University of Kansas (BTBC at KU) Main Facility to occupy the building’s last remaining space. The move brings the BTBC Main Facility to 100 percent occupancy a year-and-a-half after it opened its doors in summer 2010.

July 22, 2013


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