2019 Faculty Entrepreneurs Workshop – Agenda

…Innovate Carolina, for this interactive workshop where you’ll explore the answers to these and other questions. Wednesday, June 10 Understanding users amidst social distancing: How to empathize before problem solving…

2019 Carolina Challenge Makeathon

…and learning sessions designed to bring together Carolina innovators and makers to turn socially innovative concepts into something tangible. The Makeathon was hosted by the Entrepreneurship Center at the Kenan-Flagler…

Innovation Showcase

…need to put their ideas into action Date and Time Thursday, April 9 5:30 – 8:30 p.m. Location William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education100 Friday Center DriveChapel Hill,…

Innovator Insights

…Hill student and co-founder and CEO of the company, to push in vivo imaging to the edge. The company’s technology helps researchers get better drugs to market, faster – with…

Biomedical engineering COVID-19 response

Primed for pandemic innovation 06.01.20 From developing face masks to vaccines, ventilators and diagnostics, a joint department at UNC-Chapel Hill and NC State fights COVID-19 by blending the best of…

Our Brand

What does the Innovate Carolina brand mean to you? The Innovate Carolina brand is about moving the world forward with answers to today’s most pressing problems. That movement begins with…

Snapshot: Faculty Entrepreneurship Workshop 2019

Todd Jensen Assistant Professor, School of Social Work Todd’s idea: Work with the U.S. Air Force to develop and implement an assessment tool that will highlight areas of strength and…

1789 Student Venture Fund

to purchase equipment that is essential to its media business, including a camera, lenses, a microphone, tripod and recorder. Veera Veera is establishing distribution networks to help farmers in rural…

Social Entrepreneurship Programs

…speakers that help Carolina students learn what it means to be innovators and entrepreneurs and gives them opportunities to put those insights into practice. Learn More Women’s Innovation Council The…

A look ahead

…latest resources, strategies and tools for pushing your innovative idea to the edge. We’ve created a list of helpful links to get you started on your information search: Web innovate.unc.edu:…

Launch your venture

…Learn More Office of Technology Commercialization Partner with this office to bring IP-based technologies to market and innovations to scale. Work with IP experts on inventions, patents, licenses and startups…

Student Startup Resources

…space and entrepreneurial community on Franklin Street to network with other student innovators and take your idea to the next level. Find mentors, funding and space to launch your startup…

Get Funding

…Break through research boundaries to solve big problems Learn More OTC Technology Development Grants Apply for funding ($5,000 to $25,000) from the UNC Office of Technology Commercialization. Use these funds…

Carolina Challenge Pitch Party 2019

…Nelson notes that the number of companies created in the U.S. annually is now negative: we’re losing 50,000 to 70,000 companies per year. “We’re closing companies faster than we’re starting…

Student Spaces and Tech

Student Resource Guide Funding Startup Resources Workspaces & Tech Courses & Learning Experiences Menu Student Resource Guide Funding Startup Resources Workspaces & Tech Courses & Learning Experiences Workspaces &…