CUBE Cohort 2020-21

…Read founder Q&A. Emergi Founded by Eric Sheirer Emergi (rhymes with “energy”) is a platform that allows individuals to collectively invest in impactful projects that provide sustainable benefits. Through Emergi,…

Faculty Impact Guide Home Page

FACULTY I&E IMPACT GUIDE EXPLORE YOUR IDEAS Ready to put your idea into play but don’t where to start? Let Innovate Carolina help. Check out more than 30 faculty-focused resources…

Innovation Showcase

…and leading-edge research initiatives. For the teams, it’s a chance to pitch to investors, make connections and spark interest in their ideas. For those in the investment and entrepreneurial communities,…

QUVI

…well.” Rendering of the final QUVI prototype Early on, the team members weren’t sure if their idea for QUVI had promise, and they looked to the Innovate Carolina Network to…

2019 Faculty Entrepreneurship Workshop

…An innovation masterclass for faculty innovators Join us at the 12th-annual Chancellor’s Faculty Innovation Workshop hosted by Innovate Carolina. This invitation-only event is open to a select group of UNC-Chapel…

Child Care for Health Care Workers

04.06.2020 Child care conundrum Health Innovation How can health care workers combat COVID-19 without child care coverage? A UNC-Chapel Hill task force helps them find personal and professional balance. By…

Innovator Insights

…costs in critical-care settings, including trauma and surgery. ENTREPRENEURIAL LEADERS IN THE COMMUNITY Susan Nichols Susan Nichols is the CEO of Falcon Therapeutics and is best known in the global…

Free Resources

…social networks. Insightly Insightly is a simple-to-use, yet powerful CRM system for small businesses. It features integrations to G Suite, Office 365, MailChimp, and major social media sites. Intercom Intercom…

2019 Carolina Challenge Makeathon

…culprits for cluttering closets before they stack up in landfills. “Our idea is that if you’re going to wear your shoes into the ground, turn them into dirt when you’re…

2018 Faculty Entrepreneurs Workshop – Faculty Participants

…research program advances knowledge of inflammation as a potential biological pathway linking environmental pollutant exposure and psychosocial factors to cardiovascular disease in American Indian women. Her research program is designed…

Our Brand

…express it in your work. By being intentional in how we apply our logos, colors, typefaces, icons, illustrations, photography and voice, we create a consistent experience and provide more meaningful…

Face Mask Primer

…Respirators like N95s are tested and certified (by NIOSH in the US) to see if they can capture particles that are generally 0.3 microns in diameter (approximately 200 times smaller…

UNC Map the System Winner Finals

…The first place winner will take home £4,000, which is just shy of $5,000 in U.S. currency. “What’s special about the Map the System Competition is that it focuses on…

1789 Student Venture Fund

…Venture Fund enabled UNCUT 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…

Assure Technologies

…person is off 0.02 milliliter, this would be a 20 percent variation of the dose. For doses this small, this variation can occur because the manipulation of the syringe is…

The Looma Project

…support from experienced alumni who are members of the network, whether it be through networking, access to business contacts or board member advisors. CAN is the only official angel investor…

Snapshot: Faculty Entrepreneurship Workshop 2019

…idea: Develop an innovative 3D-printed intravaginal ring as a platform technology for women’s health indications Her workshop insight: “The workshop allowed the time to think and ideate with other faculty…

First aid kits for first-year students

…Kate Leo with a first-aid kit “I realized the impact I can have on a community,” says Tuckman. “I’m a bio-statistics major, and many in my major go into pharmaceuticals…

Fund Your Idea

…mentor and the Wild Gift network at large. They also receive $10,000 in seed money. IDEX Global Fellowship The IDEX fellowship is a six-month immersive experience in the social enterprise/development…