The Colligan User Interface Design Challenge at the University of Oregon is connecting students across campus with UX design and entrepreneurial opportunities.
Programs like Startup Weekend Eugene, which took place in early November, often generate new startup ideas. But where do teams go to continue working on them? A new program offered by Fertilab Thinkubator launched this fall to try and fill the gap. Called ID8, it has been helping founders working… read more →
Successful technology clusters require a density of companies, community education and support, and a vision for the future. Can we build them in Eugene?
Last week’s first open pitch night for the newly established University of Oregon Foundation Seed Fund brought out eleven companies to pitch their vision for investment. Established by the UO Foundation and advised by students in the UO business school, the seed fund plans to make initial investments of $20,000 to $75,000… read more →
Resident capital is becoming more responsive to the needs of local startups with the establishment of new opportunities in the area.