Posts Tagged ‘AEDC’

The first Arkansas Entrepreneurial & Innovation Ecosystem Summit was held Tuesday, Aug. 22, in North Little Rock at the Arkansas Municipal League. Hosted by the Arkansas Economic Development Commission, the event attracted 42  service providers, technology company leaders, and university members with key roles in supporting innovative Arkansas entrepreneurs. The purpose of the summit was […]

(Last in a series) After you’ve met with SBIR agency representatives the morning of the April 19 SBIR Road Tour, you’ll want to stick around for the afternoon session featuring SBIR winners from Arkansas as well as statewide funding and support organizations. The first panel on our afternoon agenda, “From the Trenches: Victory and Defeat, Stories of […]

Tocol Pharmaceuticals, a spinout company of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, has developed a plant-based compound that shows great promise as a safe and effective method for protecting humans against exposure to radiation. The company recently received board approval for a $50,000 Seed Capital Investment Program award through the Arkansas Economic Development Commission’s Division of Science and Technology to […]

ASBTDC client Ozark Integrated Circuits has received board approval for a $100,000 Seed Capital Investment Program award from the Arkansas Economic Development Commission’s Division of Science & Technology for the commercialization of its patent-pending ultraviolet detector. The UV detector offers unique advantages in extreme environments as well as normal commercial environments. Extreme environments include low temperatures (less than -50 degrees C), high temperatures (200 to 600 degrees […]