Topic: Startup

UT Austin Student Entrepreneurs Showcase Their Success to President Obama

May 9, 2013

Student entrepreneurs from The University of Texas at Austin and their professors are meeting with President Obama this afternoon to discuss their ideas and private sector successes.

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NuMat Technologies Wins Global Venture Labs Investment Competition

May 8, 2012

NuMat Technologies from Northwestern University beat out 37 teams from top MBA programs around the world to claim the grand prize at the 29th annual Global Venture Labs Investment Competition held at The University of Texas at Austin on Saturday, May 5. NuMat Technologies designs and creates high-performance materials to store clean fuels and produce them on a large scale for industry.

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Accenture Awards $600,000 to Equip Graduate Students with Skills to Launch a Business

Oct. 27, 2011

Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and The University of Texas at Austin announced today that Accenture has awarded the university's Texas Venture Labs (TVL) a $600,000 grant to help provide graduate students the skills they need to launch a business. TVL is an interdisciplinary education and research initiative designed to give students real-world experience in starting and sustaining new ventures.

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Vocal Media Wins Texas Venture Labs Investment Competition

Feb. 21, 2011

Vocal Media, a company that uses the dead-air time in international phone calls to advertise to U.S. immigrant populations, won the Texas round of the Texas Venture Labs Investment Competition (TVLIC) Feb. 16.

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The University of Texas at Austin's Technology Incubator Names Director to Lead Commercialization in Biosciences Unit

June 28, 2010

The Austin Technology Incubator (ATI), a not-for-profit business-building unit of The University of Texas at Austin, has appointed Dr. Cindy R. WalkerPeach director of the ATI-Bioscience Incubator.

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