Today, Uru Sports, the leading global field hockey connection platform, announced the release of its premium membership programs and features for both athletes and teams. Uru Sports is an online platform that connects field hockey players and teams across the globe, as part athlete and roster search engine, and part social network.
Black Pine Engineering, a manufacturer of advanced compressor engines, has been accepted into the Proto Accelerator phyiscal product program run by the capital region’s economic development agency, the Lansing Economic Area Partnership.
Michigan State University’s position as an entrepreneurship and innovation hub earned global accolades by the 2018 Global Consortium of Entrepreneurship Centers, or GCEC.
An Airbnb for empty car seats, a cavity-diagnosis tool and an app for gaining weight are among 24 semifinalists set to duke it out for a share of $1 million in the ninth annual Accelerate Michigan Innovation Competition.
Selected from more than 500 nominated companies, the winners represent the most enterprising startup companies in five focus segments: Sensors/Electronics/IOT, Food/Health/Fitness, Fintech, Blockchain/AI/ML/DL and Manufacturing/In Vehicle Technologies/Mobility. The TiE20 winners will be honored with awards of excellence at TiECon Detroit 2018 on Saturday, October 06, 2018, at 6:00 p.m at the Suburban Collection Showplace, 46100 Grand River Ave, Novi, Michigan.
Michigan Ventures Forward is a multi-day event, organized by the Michigan Economic Development Corporation, that invites a curated mix of executives, investors, and startups from key domestic and global technology clusters to engage (or re-engage) with southeast Michigan’s innovation-based communities.
Phenometrics Inc. has announced the name of another appointment to their board, in addition to adding Mark Edwards last week. The new addition, Jeff Wesley, is executive director of the Michigan State University Foundation’s wholly owned venture investment subsidiary, Red Cedar Ventures. [To read the full article, click here.]