Joe Grubbs in lab

INDUSTRY

Tap into UGA’s research, technologies
and workforce
Portrait of researchers Debra Mohnen and Ajaya Biswal

RESEARCHERS

Find programs to develop your
entrepreneurial skills
Gregory Wilson hosts student workshop

STUDENTS

Connect with other aspiring entrepreneurs

The University of Georgia, in partnership with the local community, businesses, industry, and government, supports a vibrant innovation ecosystem for students, researchers, alumni and industry partners.

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UGA offers degree programs, certificate programs, and experiential programs that span UGA’s colleges. Entrepreneurship is integrated into programs of study alongside learning experiences outside the classroom.

UGA and its partners offer programs and resources that help you shape your idea and accelerate the time from concept to startup. From funding opportunities to mentoring, and from developing a business plan to creating a prototype, we can help you find what you need to turn your startup into a success.

From UGA’s Thinc. Design Studio to the Innovation Gateway startup incubator, a wide variety of space and facilities are available to support you in exploring and accelerating your ideas.

Events

Oct
3
Tue
12:00 pm Lunch & Learn with Bio/Med Inves... @ Center for Applied Genetic Technologies, Room 128/130
Lunch & Learn with Bio/Med Inves... @ Center for Applied Genetic Technologies, Room 128/130
Oct 3 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
The Innovation Gateway Lunch & Learn in October will feature Stephen MacDonald, Managing Director of the Bio/Med Investor Network. The Bio/Med Investor Network was created by Georgia Bio to connect early-stage biomedical and healthcare-related companies with angel investors interested in advancing technologies in Georgia’s life...
Oct
25
Wed
12:00 pm Startup Stories with Lynkogen, Inc. @ Center for Applied Genetic Technologies, Room 128/130
Startup Stories with Lynkogen, Inc. @ Center for Applied Genetic Technologies, Room 128/130
Oct 25 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Startup Stories with Lynkogen, Inc. The Innovation Gateway Startup Stories seminar series in October will feature Arun Swaminathan, Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer of Lynkogen, Inc., a pre-clinical stage biotechnology startup company developing protein-based pharmaceutics for the treatment of obesity, fatty liver, and other metabolic diseases. The...
Nov
8
Wed
1:00 pm How to Make Technologies Discove... @ Paul D. Coverdell Center for Biomedical and Health Sciences, S175
How to Make Technologies Discove... @ Paul D. Coverdell Center for Biomedical and Health Sciences, S175
Nov 8 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
The second event in Innovation Gateway’s annual Technology Transfer Educational Series, Bridging the Gap Between Academia and Industry, will be held November 8, 1PM to 2PM in the Coverdell Auditorium S175. Industry abhors risk. Innovation Gateway partners with researchers to help reduce commercialization risk —...