When Florida researchers have a great idea for a new drug or other technology, they can hire private consultants to help bring their brainchild to life in the marketplace. Or they can get business help—for free—from the state-run tech incubator. That organization is saying, it’s been so successful that the Florida Legislature should invest five times as much in it this year.
Recent PostsMonday, August 25, 2014
In a marriage of human resource service companies, Skillsoft Corporation announced Thursday that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Gainesville-based SumTotal Systems. ..Read More ⇒Monday, August 25, 2014
The future of physical therapy, is right in our backyard. Imagine being able to recover from an accident, or strengthen muscles in virtual reality. At the University of South Florida's School of Physical Therapy, Vietnam veteran Rudy Salas is driving a virtual car in what looks like an arcade game. ..Read More ⇒Monday, August 25, 2014
The National Science Foundation has awarded six grants totaling about $7.5 million to digitize biodiversity collections, a nationwide effort coordinated by the iDigBio program based at the University of Florida. ..Read More ⇒Friday, August 22, 2014
Developed by the University of Central Florida’s Stormwater Management Academy, the patented Bold & Gold™ soil media provides significant filtration and reduction of stormwater runoff and is now deployed on more than 50,000-square feet of green roofs throughout Florida. ..Read More ⇒
TagsIHMC FAMU policy sciences aerospace economy business stem cell gender University of Central Florida cancer grants University of North Florida FL Institute for Commercialization of Public Research Moffitt Cancer Center GrowFL Enterprise Florida clean energy engineering Nova Southeastern Univ. University of Miami research policy Florida State University Florida International Univ. HIV/AIDS Torrey Pines Institute AGTC bioscience commercialization Banyan Biomarkers Scripps Research Institute awards physics University of West Florida accreditation biomedical computer science accolades Draper BioFlorida aging accounting environment agriculture research consumers photonics technology robotics University of Florida energy neuroscience Jackson Lab life science Max Planck magnets Sanford-Burnham green technology health care marine Florida Hospital nanotechnology Florida Gulf Coast Univ. society/culture medical conference / event education materials science partnerships Florida Trend Florida Institute of Technology health innovation biotechnology children Embry-Riddle Nanotheraputics VGTI animals sustainability AxoGen Univeristy of South Florida ecology Florida Atlantic University Florida Power & Light ICFO astronomy