October 19: Innov865 Happy Hour

You are invited for an insightful chat about customer development and acquisition with Jenna Johns, COO, RDI Technologies and Graham Taylor, President and CTO, T&T Scientific Corporation at the October “Innov865 Happy Hour”. Brandon Bruce, co-founder, and COO of Cirrus Insight will be our moderator for the evening.

Please join us from 5:30-7:00 pm on October 19th at Scruffy City Hall for hors-d’oeuvres, networking, and a short presentation.

Now – October 24: UTRF Maturation Grant Funding

Announcing a call for submissions for the tenth annual UTRF Maturation Grant Funding program. The program helps UT researchers further develop technologies that have the potential for commercial success. Up to $15,000 in direct costs will be awarded to the highest ranking proposals.

November 8: Rise & Grind 

8:30 am – 10 am at the UTRF Business Incubator
Our next Rise & Grind will feature Chad Seaver, Co-founder, and CEO of Arkis BioSciences and Vortex Biosciences and Ken Woody, Partner at Innova Memphis. Chad and Ken will be sharing their experiences as operator and investor as it relates to licensed technologies, investment, and the entrepreneurial process.

November 16: Knoxville Office 365 Users Group 

11:30 am – 1:30 pm at the UTRF Business Incubator
The Knoxville SharePoint Users Group has expanded to include Office 365 and more. Please join Andrew Shelor from  Aventus LLC for a discussion about utilizing Microsoft Flow, Forms, PowerApps, and SharePoint to automate business processes. Lunch will be provided to registered attendees.