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

Join Us for UTRF Business Incubator Open House

Trying to decide if the Incubator is the right nursery for your startup or technology? Come check it out in person! On September 27, the Incubator will host an open house from 2 to 4 p.m., where you can tour the facility, hear from former and current tenants, and learn more about the opportunities the… Read More

Venture for America CEO Amy Nelson to Headline Startup Day 2018

Venture For America CEO Amy Nelson will be the featured speaker for Innov865 Week’s Startup Day 2018. Venture For America is a nonprofit fellowship program that connects recent college graduates with jobs at startups, forging a community of entrepreneurs committed to building companies that matter and creating economic opportunity in American cities. “Knoxville has a growing reputation… Read More