The Weight of Water

UT students reimagine swim resistance training with newly licensed technology. A team of recent University of Tennessee graduates stand to revolutionize competitive swimming training with the invention of a swim resistance device, newly licensed with the assistance of UTRF. The technology was born out of Associate Professor Emeritus J.A.M. Boulet’s senior design course for fourth-year… Read More

Katie Jones

UTRF Welcomes Katie Jones

UTRF is pleased to announce that Katie Jones has joined the organization as its new marketing coordinator. As UTRF’s marketing coordinator, Katie will lead the design and implementation of UTRF’s marketing initiatives and ensure communication efforts effectively reach UTRF’s diverse audience. She will manage UTRF’s website, newsletter, and social media presence, develop collateral materials, and… Read More

UTRF Joins SEC Collaboration to Match Entrepreneurial Talent with University Startups

The University of Tennessee Research Foundation (UTRF) is joining technology transfer offices across all 14 SEC schools to address a common challenge: building strong startup management teams that attract the eye of early-stage investors. Together the universities are launching the Southeast Executives-on-Roster (XOR) platform, which matches experienced entrepreneurial talent with university-affiliated startups in need of… Read More