Science, Technology, Investor Reception (STIR)


Wednesday, April 10, 2019

5:30 to 8:00 pm

Greehey Children's Cancer Research Institute (GCCRI)

8403 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, TX 78229


Keynote Speaker:

John M. Hanak, Managing Director for Purdue Ventures, The Purdue Foundry | Purdue University

Why I-Corps?

Southwest I-Corps is offering a regional NSF I-Corps program to facilitate the commercial evaluation of academic research and innovation, and develop eligible teams for the national NSF I-Corps program and a $50,000 I-Corps team grant. During the program, teams will be introduced to the fundamental I-Corps principles, helping teams explore the potential value of their research or innovation, and quickly and effectively validate their commercialization strategy.

Global Entrepreneurship Week

November 13-17, 2017

During one week each November, GEW inspires people everywhere through local, national and global activities designed to help them explore their potential as self-starters and innovators. Thousands of activities, from large-scale competitions and events to intimate networking gatherings, connect participants to potential collaborators, mentors and even investors—introducing them to new possibilities and exciting opportunities.