Inaugural deep tech accelerator opens new doors and markets for campus startups

June 7, 2022

Deep tech cohort pitches progress after inaugural accelerator.


Promising Venture Partners startups awarded $1.75 million in state commercialization grants

May 24, 2022

These grants will help companies accelerate their entry into Colorado's deep-tech industries and increase access to early-stage capital.

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Venture Partners and Sweden’s KTH Royal Institute of Technology convene for possible international program

May 19, 2022

Delegates from Stockholm's KTH Royal Institute of Technology Innovation Office visited Boulder to begin talks for future collaborations with not only CU Boulder, but the Front Range’s premier research labs.


Venture Partners remembers late entrepreneur R.C. "Merc" Mercure

March 30, 2022

Mercure was described as a “revolutionizer” of the university’s process for transforming research at CU Boulder into commercial applications. The former CU tech transfer director co-founded CU spinout Ball Aerospace, launching Boulder into the pantheon of aerospace science and engineering.


2022 Destination Startup® drives venture capital investment in university innovations

Feb. 22, 2022

Investment records in sight for regional university ventures.


CU Boulder inventions transformed to meet market needs after commercialization program

Feb. 3, 2022

Seven teams pitched new startups after seven months of entrepreneurial training and guidance.

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Venture Partners 2021 Annual Report shows record-breaking results for CU Boulder innovations

Feb. 1, 2022

When it comes to translating ideas into impact at CU Boulder, the tangible results from 2021 are eye-popping, even record-breaking. Venture Partners at CU Boulder, the university’s commercialization arm, has documented this new level of performance in its 2021 Annual Report.


CU startup Artimus Robotics identified as integral part of Boulder's growing robotics ecosystem

Jan. 20, 2022

Artimus credits Venture Partners and the growing startup community in receiving funding and entrepreneurial education.

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CU Boulder project in running for $100M in federal funds from Build Back Better Challenge

Jan. 3, 2022

CU Boulder is collaborating with the City of Boulder and Innosphere to construct startup wet laboratory spaces including offices, meeting rooms, and entrepreneurial incubator programs and services across the community.


CU Boulder named 2021 Innovation Award winner by APLU

Nov. 15, 2021

The IEP Innovation Award recognizes exemplary initiatives spurring innovation, entrepreneurship and technology-based economic development.