The School of Engineering has a new initiative to facilitate faculty startup companies. A Commercialization Team has been formed to assist faculty innovators in a range of technology commercialization efforts.
Robin Ann Bienemann — Entrepreneur in Residence. Robin serves as a liaison between UConn innovators and technology-related companies throughout the state. Her tools include monthly “Innovation Connection” networking events that bring together UConn faculty, practicing engineers, students, IP professionals and others for relaxed, informal conversation, tours and demonstrations. Read about Robin here.
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Hadi Bozorgmanesh — Director of Engineering and Physical Sciences, UConn R&D Corporation. Hadi investigates commercialization opportunities for UConn-developed technologies, advises faculty inventors on commercialization options, and identifies opportunities to form companies under the UConn R&D Corporation umbrella.
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