Topic: Technology commercialization

Engineers Develop Centimeter-Accurate GPS System

May 5, 2015
Engineering graduate students Ken Pesyna and Andrew Kerns

Researchers in the Cockrell School of Engineering have developed a centimeter-accurate GPS positioning system that could revolutionize geolocation on virtual reality headsets, cellphones and other technologies. 

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Ten Start-ups to Pitch New Business Ideas at University of Texas Venture Expo

Oct. 12, 2011

Executive teams from 10 Texas Venture Labs (TVL) portfolio companies will pitch their ideas to investors at the upcoming Venture Expo Oct. 27.

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Global Venture Labs Investment Competition Caps Venture Week, May 4-7

April 21, 2011

The Global Venture Labs Investment Competition (Global VLIC), the longest-running investment competition for graduate student entrepreneurs, will be held May 6-7 at The University of Texas at Austin. The event is the culmination of Venture Week, May 4-7, which includes a series of events for entrepreneurs, investors, business professionals, students and faculty designed to showcase the growing climate of entrepreneurship at the university.

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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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Inaugural Venture Expo Nov. 19 to Showcase University's Commercialization and Entrepreneurship Successes

Oct. 13, 2010

Texas Venture Labs' (TVL) first Venture Exposition, an event open to the public that will showcase new ventures ready for commercialization and funding from across the university, will be held Nov. 19, Rob Adams, director of TVL at The University of Texas at Austin, has announced.

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