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2016 Innovators Dinner Overhead

The 2016 Innovator's Dinner

Monday, November 14, 2016
UNHInnovation (UNHI) hosted the sixth annual Innovators’ Dinner on October 20th to celebrate and encourage the commercialization of innovative ideas generated through UNH research. The dinner was held in the Huddleston Ballroom where faculty, staff, students, and industry partners gathered to recognize the UNH community for its hard work, which resulted in 190 licenses, 13 patent applications, and a record $830,000 in commercialization revenue in FY16. Read More
UNHCEMS Storage Cabinet

UNH Issues First Non-Academic UNHCEMS® Licenses

Friday, November 11, 2016
In 2001, the University of New Hampshire (UNH) developed an innovative approach to inventory management by creating a web-based application called UNHCEMS®. The program, designed by UNH’s Office of Environmental Health and Safety (OEHS) and Research Computing Center (RCC), enables an institution to manage its chemical inventory and provide the necessary training needed to help ensure safety. Read More
Industry Days Attendees

Promoting University/Industry Collaboration and Innovation

Saturday, November 5, 2016
Following on the heels of last fall’s highly successful Aerospace and Defense Technology Day, UNHInnovation has since hosted two other industry specific events focused on promoting innovation and industry/university collaboration with external entities. Read More
UNHInnovation and Itaconix Representives Standing

UNH-IP-Based Company Itaconix Aquired for $7 Million

Friday, November 4, 2016
We are excited to share that British chemical company Revolymer PLC recently acquired Itaconix Corporation, a local company whose products are based on licensed UNH intellectual property, for $7 million. Read More
ECenter Summer Seed Grant Award Recipients and UNHInnovation Reps

UNH ECenter Summer Seed Grant Wrap-Up

Saturday, October 29, 2016
At the end of the spring 2016 semester, the Peter T. Paul Entrepreneurship Center (ECenter), along with a team of academic and industry judges, selected two teams to be awarded the 2016 Summer Seed Grant. Thanks to the generosity of the Wildcatalysts Network, Kennebunk Savings, and Raka Creative, the ECenter awarded $10,500 to four people (two teams) to work on their early-stage ideas or startups over the summer, instead of having to find summer jobs. Read More
IOL Workers Testing 25G Ethernet Services

UNH-IOL First to Offer 25G Ethernet Testing Services

Tuesday, October 25, 2016
The University of New Hampshire InterOperability Laboratory (UNH-IOL) recently introduced the industry’s first 25 Gigabit (25G) Ethernet Testing Services as its newest commercially available testing solution in an effort to help customers prepare for market deployment of 25G Ethernet technologies. Read More
ECenter Faculty Fellows Picture

UNH Entrepreneurship Center Announces Faculty Fellows

Monday, October 10, 2016
The Peter T. Paul Entrepreneurship Center (ECenter) has announced its first ECenter faculty fellows. Because the ECenter is intentionally independent under UNHInnovation and not associated directly with any one college, the fellows program was created to engage faculty and students in all things idea, innovation, and entrepreneurship at UNH. Read More
Chris Harris Headshot

Welcoming Chris Harris, New Licensing Manager for Creative Works

Thursday, July 7, 2016
UNHInnovation is excited to welcome Chris Harris, the new licensing manager for creative works, to the team. Read More
New Makerspace Entryway Sign in Madbury Commons

Introducing the Makerspace at the UNH ECenter

Friday, June 3, 2016
Thanks to an outpouring of support from students, faculty, staff, and alumni alike, the first few months of 2016 brought the early stage implementation and soft opening of the new Makerspace at the Peter T. Paul Entrepreneurship Center (ECenter). For those not familiar with the concept, a makerspace is both a community center outfitted with fabrication tools and equipment, and a community of “makers.” The maker movement represents the democratization of engineering, design, fabrication, and education. Read More
Brewer's Night Selection of Craft Beers

UNHI Hosts UNH Brewers Night

Monday, May 16, 2016
This February, UNH announced the exciting news that in response to the rapidly growing beer industry in the Granite State, the university is developing a number of newopportunities, including a brewing minor, an analytical testing lab, a professional development certificate program, and a pilot brewing plant, to help meet the needs of students and brewers throughout New Hampshire. Read More