INNOVATION & TECHNOLOGY COMMERCIALIZATION ACCELERATOR
Every Tuesday and Friday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm (no appointment necessary)
3270C Patrick F. Taylor Hall
ENGINEERING INNOVATION is operated by Brian Shedd, Ph.D.
Brian is currently the Assistant Director at the Office of Innovation & Technology Commercialization.
For more on his background, please check out his LinkedIn profile.
Phone: (225) 615-8941
Stop by if you need assistance, have questions, or just want to talk about your research.
ENGINEERING INNOVATION - TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER STATISTICS
Click HERE to download the latest ENGINEERING INNOVATION activity report for the College of Engineering
This report covers the period from November 2016 - May 2017 (6 months)
LSU NSF INNOVATION CORPS SITE PROGRAM
Deadline to apply is June 26th 2017
The Summer 2017 cohort is filling up fast, so check out information and register for the program here: www.lsu.edu/icorps
Innovation Corps (or I-Corps) is an NSF-funded entrepreneur education program that provides $3,000 to teams to conduct early stage market analysis and customer identification. LSU Has been an I-Corps site since 2016 and has already put 19 teams through the program, many of which have gone on to form companies around their technologies.
ENGINEERING INNOVATION provides support in 3 key areas:
Baton Rouge Entrepreneurship Week 2016
BREW is a week-long series of events to celebrate entrepreneurship and innovation in the Baton Rouge Area. Entrepreneurs in the region and state are encouraged to come together to work, learn, play, teach, and show off. Be sure to follow them on Twitter and Facebook.
Innovation & Commercialization Workshop
ENGINEERING INNOVATION launched on Tuesday November 1st with its first event, an all-day workshop in partnership with the LSU Office of Innovation and Technology Commercialization, Kean Miller, Jones Walker, the Louisiana Technology Transfer Office, and the Louisiana Small Business Development Center on innovation and commercialization featuring speakers from the United States Patent and Trademark Office. All of the presentations from the event are available for download, and are recommended for anyone interested in learning more about patents, trademarks, and startup resources in Louisiana.
View the presentations from the event HERE