Technology Exchange Portal

Technology Exchange Portal The Technology Exchange Portal directs technical assistance to firms and entrepreneurs who seek to gain access to and capitalize on the technical resources of the University (faculty, students, libraries, databases, facilities, and computer systems.)

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If you are looking for University specific assistance from Connecticut's top state university.

Description & Overview

The Technology Exchange Portal directs technical assistance to firms and entrepreneurs who seek to gain access to and capitalize on the technical resources of the University (faculty, students, libraries, databases, facilities, and computer systems.)

Service

  • University scientific research
  • Specialized equipment
  • Incubation space and services
  • Technical assistance
  • Intellectual property assistance
  • Product development resources
  • Faculty experts

Criteria

  • Special emphasis is placed on supporting initiatives that will generate profitable revenue growth and lead to new technology-oriented jobs in the state
  • Available to all Connecticut-based companies and entrepreneurs, subject to eligibility and current program resources
  • Must be an entrepreneur or small to mid-sized manufacturing business in the state of Connecticut
  • Successful outcomes will likely lead to sustainable job creation, especially new opportunities that benefit underserved communities, regions, and populations
  • Creates new grant opportunities for UConn researchers and/or experiential learning for student employees
  • Willing to provide 36 month feedback related to the efficacy of the service delivered and the long-term results of the assistance provided

Contact

1392 Storrs Rd
Storrs, CT 06269

Susan Froshauer
P: 860-486-1353
W: Uconn: Office of Economic Development

Phases:

Idea
Business Model Discovery / Validation
Launch

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