'Hatching' Finalists To Compete At LaunchedSix entrepreneurs will have the opportunity to compete for a $10,000 prize while standing amongst priceless works of art at this year’s The Hatching finals, which will take place as part of the "Launched: Celebration of Entrepreneurship" event this Thursday, Dec. 12 at the Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum.
Event Notices From Sept. 12The latest event and meeting notices from Michigan's technology-focused companies, institutions and groups.
UM Venture Fest Presenting Firms Top $1B Raised Since 2001Companies that presented at the annual Michigan Growth Capital Symposium have now raised more than $1 billion since 2001, event organizers announced Thursday.
Steelcase Unit Donating Furniture To StartupsTurnstone, the Steelcase brand that designs office environments specifically for startups, Tuesday announced a 10-day, nine-state road trip starting at its Grand Rapids headquarters and ending at an Austin, Texas startup gathering.
Register Now for Winter 2013 Session of Michigan Shifting GearsMichigan Shifting Gears, an intensive career transition initiative sponsored by the Michigan Economic Development Corp., kicks off a new three-month session on Tuesday, Jan. 22.
Kalamazoo Life Sciences Incubator Adds Short-Term Lab Space For StartupsThe Southwest Michigan Innovation Center has unveiled a new resource for life science startups. Called Launch MI Lab, it's a fully equipped and staffed bioscience laboratory to help startups get off the ground.
TechTown To Host Boston-Born Marketing Hackathon For StartupsTechTown Thursday announced that the Massachusetts Innovation and Technology Exchange, an organization representing Boston’s digital marketing, media and Internet technology community, has selected the Detroit-based nonprofit incubator and accelerator to host the first MITX Up Detroit, an event that will pair TechTown startups with veteran marketers for a free two-hour mentoring session on Tuesday, Nov. 13.
Event Notices From October 24The latest event and meeting notices from Michigan's technology-focused companies, institutions and people.
Abraham To Lead Initiative To Build New Companies From Research IdeasBrian M. Abraham has been named to lead Spartan Innovations, L3C, a subsidiary of the Michigan State University Foundation focused on launching sustainable start-up companies from Michigan State University’s research innovations.
Registration Now Open for Summer Session of Michigan Shifting Gears Michigan Shifting Gears, an intensive career transition program to help experienced professionals fine-tune their skills to fit the needs of small businesses and start-ups, kicks off a new three-month training session on June 26.
New Study: Michigan Universities Rank Among Nation's Best For Training TalentMichigan’s University Research Corridor institutions continue to rank among the top research innovation clusters in the nation in producing the high-tech, high-demand talent required for the 21st century, according to a recent benchmarking report.
31st Michigan Growth Capital Symposium Unveils Presenting FirmsOrganizers of the 31st annual Michigan Growth Capital Symposium Monday announced the 32 companies that will be presenting at the event, taking place next week, May 15-16 at the Marriott Resort in Ypsilanti.