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 PostsWednesday, December 04, 2013
he Institute for Commercialization of Public Research (the Institute) announced today that it has finalized a funding agreement with Gainesville-based Paracosm, developers of realistic, detailed and dimensionally accurate indoor 3-D modeling and navigation software. ..Read More ⇒Wednesday, December 04, 2013
Many parents spend thousands of dollars on computer-based training programs that claim to help children succeed in the classroom and in peer relationships while reducing hyperactivity and inattentiveness. But a University of Central Florida researcher says parents are better off saving their hard-earned cash. ..Read More ⇒Tuesday, December 03, 2013
Business plans written for two FIU technologies took top honors recently at Startup Quest, an innovative competition pairing unemployed or underemployed workers with mentors who see promise in the cutting-edge technologies of Florida’s public universities. ..Read More ⇒Tuesday, December 03, 2013
A discovery by a research team led by Dr. Ryohei Yasuda at the Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience has significantly advanced basic understanding of biochemical mechanisms associated with how memories are formed. ..Read More ⇒Tuesday, December 03, 2013
The University of South Florida moved up to No. 43 in the federal government’s ranking of research spending among both public and private institutions – a 10-place improvement that came in a year when higher education research spending across the nation was largely stagnant. ..Read More ⇒
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