The LSU System has about 140 active licensing agreements with businesses, and it received 16 patents for new inventions in the last fiscal year, LSU Assistant Vice Chancellor for Research-Technology Transfer Andy Maas told the Rotary Club of Baton Rouge this afternoon.
Business Report: New LSU Inventorship Showcase highlights tech transfer between researchers and regional business community
The LSU Office of Innovation and Technology Commercialization will showcase the breakthrough technologies, inventions and potential commercial applications of LSU researchers to the regional business community at a first-of-its kind event next month.
The LSU Student Incubator awarded $25,000 cash to six student-run startups during the culmination of the Fourth Annual Venture Challenge last Thursday, April 23. This is the fourth year the Venture Challenge has showcased LSU’s brightest student entrepreneurs, and the LSU Student Incubator plans to continue providing student business with the total startup experience next… Read More
BATON ROUGE – The LSU Student Incubator program at the Louisiana Business & Technology Center, or LBTC, selected four finalists to pitch in the Fourth Annual Venture Challenge at the Lod Cook Hotel on Thursday, April 23, from 3 to 6 p.m. The Venture Challenge showcases LSU’s brightest student entrepreneurs and provides their businesses with… Read More
Two researchers are looking for a more efficient and environmentally friendly way to use hydraulic fracturing to draw oil and gas from the earth’s crust. Four use existing magnetic and oxidizing materials in an effort to revolutionize the refrigeration industry and replace up to 80 percent of the current compressor market.
The LSU Student Incubator will host its fourth annual Venture Challenge at the Lod Cook Hotel on Thursday, April 23, to support LSU students in their entrepreneur endeavors. The program will award $25,000 cash to six participating student businesses.
Louisiana Business & Technology Center Hosts Latin American Entrepreneurs for the “LA Idea” Incubator Program
The Louisiana Business & Technology Center, or LBTC, recently hosted Latin American entrepreneurs from Chile, Peru, Columbia and Mexico for a two-week, specialized training session. The visitors were participants in the Latin American Idea Partnership, or “LA Idea,” Incubator Program, which was designed to support new, innovative companies with high-growth potential.
BATON ROUGE –The Louisiana Business & Technology Center, or LBTC, celebrated its 26th anniversary on Thursday, Nov. 6. The anniversary party, with 350 guests in attendance, included an awards ceremony for eight LBTC tenants and staff, four guest speakers and three company graduations. These three LBTC graduate companies brings the incubator graduate total to nearly… Read More
Physics professor Guang Jia is using a new approach to combat an age-old issue: industrial air pollution. With funding provided by the LSU LIFT2 Grant Program, a University initiative created to fund projects in various colleges and academic disciplines, Jia and his colleagues are designing a new industrial air purifier that uses X-ray technology.