Concierge Service for Entrepreneurs

Patent Slide

Patent Landscaping & Market Evaluation Program

Get patent analysis, identify markets, and find potential licensees and partners with this program! Read More
Business Development Program

Business Development Program

Assisting researchers and entrepreneurs with various aspects of the commercialization process. Read More



GCEC Conference
London, United Kingdom

Exploring best practice in building programs and opportunities with multiple stakeholders (universities, business, public sector, policy makers) to create a connected and supportive environment that fosters entrepreneurship.

Triangle Startup Weekend
HQ Raleigh - 310 S. Harrington Street

Passionate Educators, Students, Entrepreneurs, Developers, and Designers on a Mission to Level the Playing Field in the Startup Environment. Did you know that only 7% of startup executives are female? And did you know that most Startup Weekends attract only 20% female attendance? We’re seeking to change that with the first-ever Triangle Startup Weekend: Women!

IDEA Pitch
Launch Chapel Hill
Launch Chapel Hill - 321 W. Rosemary Street

IDEA Pitch at Launch Chapel Hill. Come, listen and learn what investors are looking for in an elevator pitch from our team of active investment professionals. IDEA Pitch, held bimonthly, enables entrepreneurs to meet our team and have the opportunity to pitch their high-tech idea or startup.

Concierge Service for Entrepreneurs

Helping innovators and entrepreneurs solve economic, technological, and biomedical engineering challenges, to convert research into solutions for better health, a more vibrant economy, and a sustainable environment.

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