Wednesday, April 12, 2017
Patents Pave Way for UCF Future

UCF’s first patent application was filed 30 years ago this month. Since this first patent filing, UCF has accumulated 925 issued patents. But the institution has bigger ambitions and aspires to be a top-tier research university within the next decade.  ..

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Tuesday, April 04, 2017
Florida Inventors Hall of Fame announces 2017 Inductees

The Florida Inventors Hall of Fame honors and celebrates 8 inventors whose achievements have advanced the quality of life for Floridians, our state and our nation. ..

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Friday, March 10, 2017
USF: Building on the foundations of innovation

Spotlight on innovation highlights biases against women in science; finding teachers to nurture students who are future scientists/engineers; good reasons for technology transfer; understanding the next industrial revolution ..

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Wednesday, December 14, 2016
Florida Tech ranked among best in U.S. for graduate employability

Among the top U.S. universities, Florida Tech is tied for 32nd with Cornell University, Carnegie Mellon and Rutgers, among others, and is one of just three Florida-based schools on the list. ..

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Saturday, November 19, 2016
UF ranks third nationally for licensing its technologies

The University of Florida is ranked third in the nation for licenses and options executed on technologies developed at the university level, a measure of how successful its ideas are in the marketplace, according to the latest statistics recently released by the Association of University Technology Managers as part of its annual licensing survey.  ..

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Friday, November 18, 2016
New Report: USF’s Innovation Enterprise Infuses $400 Million Yearly into Florida’s Economy

The University of South Florida System’s innovation and economic development efforts generate more than $400 million in statewide impact each year, sustain more than 3,000 jobs and return more than $52 million in tax revenue to local, state and federal coffers, according to a new analysis from a leading national firm. ..

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Saturday, October 01, 2016
IHMC Dedicates Innovative “Levin Center for IHMC Research”

The Florida Institute for Human and Machine Cognition, (IHMC), officially opened its new, state of the art research facility named after Fredric Levin. ..

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Monday, August 08, 2016
Embry-Riddle Unveils Partners for Research Park

Seven Central Florida companies and organizations specializing in advanced technology, business start-up, legal services, IT, professional sports, venture capital, accounting and more have partnered with Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s Research Park in a joint effort to foster and facilitate innovative business creation and incubation within Florida’s booming research corridor.  ..

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Tuesday, May 03, 2016
USF modular dwelling technology wins 'People's Choice Award' in Cade Museum competition

A University of South Florida modular dwelling technology won the People's Choice Award Saturday night in Gainesville. AbleNook was developed by USF School of Architecture and Community Design graduates Sean Verdecia and Jason Ross. ..

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Thursday, March 17, 2016
Moving inventions beyond the lab

Shirley Pincus woke up in her hospital bed and waited for the pain. Years of failed surgeries had eroded her optimism. The pain always came back. A nerve block hadn’t helped. Amputating the tips of two toes didn’t, either. A nerve-repair technology invented by University of Florida scientists had given her a glimmer of hope, but after more than seven hours of surgery at a Chicago hospital, Pincus steeled herself for the possibility of another disappointment.  ..

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