Warren Ng


What Chipotle, Amgen, and Unreasonable Institute have in common

March 22, 2017

Off the top of your head, could you list three, four, five or even six things that stand out as major innovations of CU Boulder? Do you know what Chipotle, Amgen, Burton Snowboards, S’well, and Unreasonable Institute have in common? The answer is that their founders either worked at or... Read more »
Two distinguished profs recognized as top inventors

Two distinguished profs recognized as top inventors

Feb. 22, 2017

Distinguished Professors Leslie Leinwand (Chief Scientific Officer, BioFrontiers Institute; Professor, Department of Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology) and Chris Bowman (James and Catherine Patten endowed chair of the Chemical and Biological Engineering Department) have been named fellows of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI).Read more »
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The spirit of collaboration driving innovation at CU Boulder

At CU Boulder, we are well positioned to make entrepreneurial mindsets and skill sets accessible to all students, faculty and staff at a campus known for world class research and located in an exceptional innovation ecosystem.Read more »
Phil Weiser

Weiser named faculty director of Innovation & Entrepreneurship initiative

Jan. 20, 2017

Vice Chancellor for Research & Innovation (RIO) Terri Fiez named Phil Weiser as faculty director of the University of Colorado Boulder Innovation and Entrepreneurship initiative, effective Jan. 3. Weiser most recently served as dean of the Law School from 2011 to 2016.Read more »

New entrepreneurship initiative connects industry and campus innovators

The University of Colorado Boulder has a rich history of innovation and entrepreneurial thinking. Our faculty, researchers, postdocs, staff and students have had enormous measurable positive impact on our world.Read more »
Glycogen "gas gauge" for athletes

CU invention serves as muscular 'gas gauge' for Buffs in training

Dec. 28, 2016

Thanks to a new ultrasound technology developed by CU researchers and used by CU Boulder football, track and field, and basketball players, athletes can now painlessly measure their muscle glycogen levels in real-time in 15 seconds.Read more »
Q&A HuffPost

HuffPost: The Qualities that Make an Amazing Entrepreneur

Dec. 7, 2016

A Q&A from Nicole Glaros, Partner and Chief Product Officer at TechStars, and David Slayden, associate professor at the University of Colorado Boulder’s College of Media, Communication and Information & executive director of IXDMA, a graduate degree program.Read more »
Tandean Rustandy

Innovation and entrepreneurship at the core of nearly $6 million gift

Dec. 6, 2016

One of the top CEOs in the Republic of Indonesia has pledged nearly $6 million in a philanthropic investment to support the Leeds School of Business’s efforts in entrepreneurship at CU Boulder.Read more »
Marla Bernstein and Carolyn Castanon

Inventions to look for at ATLAS Expo Dec. 7

Dec. 5, 2016

ATLAS Expo is a showcase of more than 100 student projects in virtual reality, physical computing, mobile apps, human-computer interaction, design, information and communication technology for development, and more.Read more »

Reinvigorated Technology Transfer Office translates campus innovations into impact

Nov. 17, 2016

With a renewed focus on the CU Boulder campus and new initiatives aimed at streamlining the path from science to commercialization, the Technology Transfer Office is on pace for a record year and poised to provide even greater support for faculty.Read more »