Business ideas fly in UofL’s 16th LaunchIt class
The Forcht Center for Entrepreneurship in the College of Business has wrapped up its Fall LaunchIt class with three standout products, according to the...
President Bendapudi tells a crowd that the Belknap Campus will host a two-day Maker Faire Festival in September.
FirstBuild, UofL will work together to bring Maker Faire to Louisville
Thousands of makers, inventors, students, engineers and artists are expected to converge on the Belknap Campus this fall as FirstBuild and UofL host a two-day Maker...
Innovative Therapeutix Inc. co-founder Michael Detmer (center) poses after winning the 2018 Venture Sharks business pitch competition, along with University of Louisville staff from the Office of Technology Transfer, ExCITE and the NSF Innovation Corps site program.
UofL-backed teams swim with the ‘sharks’ (and win)
University of Louisville-backed startups scored a one-two finish in this year’s “Venture Sharks” business pitch competition held on May 2. The companies, Innovative Therapeutix Inc....
Studying horses at UofL: It’s all about business
Just as the Kentucky Derby is one jewel in horse racing’s Triple Crown, UofL’s unique Equine Industry Program is a College of Business gem...
The hub is backed by a federal grant from the National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS), a division of the National Institutes of Health (NIH).
UofL, partners form new regional accelerator hub for biomedical technologies
The University of Louisville, along with partners from academia and industry across the Southeast, is creating a new accelerator hub aimed at getting new...
Smart tag tracking technology developed by Pascal Tags, a UofL student startup. (Credit: Pascal Tags)
UofL student startup a finalist in national college inventor challenge
A University of Louisville student startup has been chosen as a finalist in the 2018 Collegiate Inventors Competition.  The startup, Pascal Tags, was founded by J.B....
Two University of Louisville-born companies have won prestigious Vogt Innovation Awards. (Photo: Greater Louisville Inc.)
Two UofL startups win Vogt Awards
Two University of Louisville-born startups are among the 2018 Vogt Award winners, each of whom will receive training, mentoring and $25,000 in funding. The UofL companies...
UofL student startup Pascal Tags won the 2018 5 Across finals. (Credit: Awesome Inc.)
UofL student startup wins 5 Across pitch competition
University of Louisville-born startup Pascal Tags snagged the top prize at the 5 Across statewide pitch competition finals, held earlier this month.  The team took...
The Hotel Room of the Future Challenge was a collaboration between 21C Museums Hotels and FirstBuild makerspace and micro-factory at UofL.
UofL grad students’ design earns top 10 for ‘Hotel Room of the Future Challenge’
What will hotel rooms look like in the future? Maybe self-drying showers? Heated floors? Nugget ice? Those were a few of the suggestions University of...
The two-day Economics & Entrepreneurship Summer Program was July 11-12.
Schnatter Center conducts first summer camp for high school students
It was their first lesson. The students each chose a paper bag, opened it, and spilled the contents on the desk in front of...