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Planning to attend the Innovate Raleigh event over the next two days? A Startup Crawl is set for Thursday followed by the conference on Friday. ExitEvent has published a detailed map of venues.
On Wednesday, N.C. State awarded grants worth up to as much as $75,000 to technology ideas that could become commercial companies spun out off the university. Just last week, another group of potential ideas - 15 developed by students - were pitched at the NCSU Entrepalooza. ExitEvent has the details.
How this year's Innovate Raleigh Summit is different, and why we're focusing on inclusivity and diversity, according to Allyson Sutton of HQRaleigh. She wrote this blog for ExitEvent.
NC Triangle Bitcoin Meetup hosted a national digital commerce industry leader for Bitcoin legislative update and discussion. "North Carolina is taking a leadership role in coming up with a way to regulate virtual currency--a different approach than what New York is doing--and many within the industry are very supportive of the efforts here," says Perianne Boring.
A pair of UNC and Duke students, and Robertson Scholars, partnered to launch skincare startup Carpe. Their antiperspirant lotion for sweaty hands hit the market in July, reports Amy Huffman for ExitEvent.
Raleigh-based Betaversity will begin national expansion of its EdTech platform with a "BetaBox" coming to St. Louis in 2016, report Laura Baverman and Shannon Cuthrell of ExitEvent.
The Forge Initiative, formerly Wake Robotics, adds Durham's American Underground to its wish list of family innovation spaces in the Triangle, reports Amy Huffman for ExitEvent. The group is also working toward opening space in Cary.
After years building brands like IKEA, Herman Miller, Everlast and Lord & Taylor, Steen Kanter wants to spend more time mentoring startups in Raleigh. ExitEvent Editor Laura Baverman talks with Kanter about why he's backing #TheBigIdea.
NC State's Entrepreneurship Clinic is a new way to engage students in real world entrepreneurship. Here's the man behind it - Professor Lewis Sheats. A profile by Charles Etoroma for Exit Event.
Chapel Hill wearable tech startup led by soccer great Cindy Parlow Cone is one of six female-led companies to join the SoarTriangle mentorship program for 2015-2016. Reagan Reynolds reports on the Olympic gold winner's new mission: Fighting concussions.
Chapel Hill and UNC Online recently hosted the first Southeast Patriot Boot Camp from TechStars last month, helping to create more veteran-owned startups and entrepreneurs. And a Marine veteran's Tiger Eye Security Sensor went home the winner.
As co-founders of Smart Metals Recycling just outside Charlotte, former Duke students Shelly Li and Arun Karottu are tackling e-waste head on. Their startup has gone from $0 to $9 million in two years, reports ExitEvent.
Three student-formed ideas for possible new companies with ideas to improve North Carolina's courts, digitize classroom debates and help Realtors sell home are the latest to emerge from the Reese News Lab at UNC-Chapel Hill.
American Underground @Market Street, the startup hub's fourth campus and third in Durham, will house larger offices, retail and an interactive lab for youth. ExitEvent Editor Laura Baverman has the details.