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What is… Commercialization?

Investopedia defines commercialization as “the process of bringing new products or services to market” with the understanding that the process of commercializing includes production, distribution marketing, sales, customer support, and much more. The process typically...

Author Brant Cooper joins podcast to discuss success in unprecedented times

On Sept. 29, Brian Ardinger of the InsideOutside Innovation podcast hosted a live recording with Brant Cooper, a consultant specializing in innovation for Fortune 50 companies and entrepreneurs. Cooper authored a new book called Disruption Proof: Empower People....

UNeTech Institute and Bio Nebraska present Opportunity Corps

Call for Applications Last week, UNeTech Institute announced that we are collaborating with Bio Nebraska to present brand new programming designed for women in STEAM, thanks to a generous grant from the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation. Today’s blog will dive deeper...

Learning to Fail: A Guide to the NSF I-Corps™ Program

Part 3: A Decade of I-Corps In this series, Jace Gatzemeyer discusses the history, goals, successes, and shortcomings of the National Science Foundation’s Innovation Corps (I-Corps™) program. Dr. Gatzemeyer is UNeTech’s Innovation Development Strategist, and one...

What is… technology transfer?

So wait a minute, in the original conception of the what is series I was painted as a source of questions to answer not the person who answers questions. So why, you might be asking, am I writing a what is blog about a topic when I’m the one making UNeTech wonder what...

What is … coworking?

Though a lot of uncertainties remain in the post-Covid world, one thing is certain: people are finding new, flexible, creative ways to do their jobs. For over 20 years, coworking spaces have been bringing companies, entrepreneurs, and businesses together in a shared...

UNeTech would not be UNeTech without the Economic Development Administration

UNeTech writes a lot of grants. Those grants have helped to expand our programs, enable collaborations, and support the amazing innovation ecosystem right here in Omaha. Build Back Better Regional Challenge is the Economic Development Administration’s latest funding...

Why is the Adept smart, valuable and effective?

The following article was written by Dr. Joseph Siu, inventor of The Adept and associate professor & director of the Global Health Opportunity Program. With a team of experienced engineers, Dr. Carl Nelson, Dr. Hesham Ali and human learning scientist, Dr. Joseph...

What is…bootstrapping?

In the “what is” series thus far, we have discussed many ways that startup businesses can garner financial and technical support—from private equity to venture capital to startup incubators. But what about startups that have grown with little to no outside investment?...

Learning to Fail: A Guide to the NSF I-Corps™ Program

Part 2: Entrepreneurial Boot-Camp In this series, Jace Gatzemeyer discusses the history, goals, successes, and shortcomings of the National Science Foundation’s Innovation Corps (I-Corps™) program. Dr. Gatzemeyer is UNeTech’s Innovation Development Strategist, and one...
What is… Commercialization?

What is… Commercialization?

Investopedia defines commercialization as “the process of bringing new products or services to market” with the understanding that the process of commercializing includes production, distribution marketing, sales, customer support, and much more. The process typically...

What is… technology transfer?

What is… technology transfer?

So wait a minute, in the original conception of the what is series I was painted as a source of questions to answer not the person who answers questions. So why, you might be asking, am I writing a what is blog about a topic when I’m the one making UNeTech wonder what...

What is … coworking?

What is … coworking?

Though a lot of uncertainties remain in the post-Covid world, one thing is certain: people are finding new, flexible, creative ways to do their jobs. For over 20 years, coworking spaces have been bringing companies, entrepreneurs, and businesses together in a shared...