Technology Showcase Highlights

At its core, problem solving is the process of finding solutions to complex issues—I think it’s safe to say we had a room full of problem solvers at Wednesday’s Technology Showcase which kicked-off Pitt’s Science 2015. These innovators showcased products that provide solutions to some of the world’s biggest problems.…

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Towards Commercialization – The Coulter Experience

August 2015 Today we welcome Douglas Nelson, Jr. to the University of Pittsburgh’s Innovation Institute. Doug is a doctoral candidate with the University of Pittsburgh’s Department of Bioengineering. He is a Pitt graduate with a dual degree in applied mathematics and bioengineering. Doug will complete his Ph.D. program and The…

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Calling Pitt Innovators: Get into First Gear

American author and lecturer Helen Keller once said, “Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement.” At the Innovation Institute, we are optimistic about the commercial potential for your research. This attitude, combined with our entrepreneurial programs and invaluable network of experts, has recently afforded us the opportunity to be…

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Innovator’s Insights on Customer Discovery

Phil Brooks, Entrepreneur in Residence with the Innovation Institute will be hosting several interviews with up & coming Pitt entrepreneurs over the next several months. Subscribe to our blog to learn first-hand from their experiences. on the right side of this page. Today we welcome Mahender Mandala to the University…

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