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Dec. 18, 2017 10:21 am

A look back at Pennovation’s banner year

“This year we’ve gone from being a site to now a place” said Anna Papageorge, VP of Penn's Facilities and Real Estate Services.

Nov. 15, 2017 12:25 pm

Why Drexel is setting up a smart-fabric manufacturing and research center

The University City institution was tapped by DoD-backed Advanced Functional Fabrics of America to house the statewide Fabric Discovery Center.

Oct. 30, 2017 11:52 am

This Temple scholar launched a tech aid for autism therapy

Professor John Nosek built a platform called the Guidance Assessment and Information System, a virtual assistant for applied behavior analysis.

Jun. 15, 2017 11:12 am

Meet Aerial Applications, the latest drone startup to land at Pennovation

There are now half a dozen drone startups based out of the Grays Ferry research hub. Here's why.

May 17, 2017 12:02 pm

In 2016, Penn had its biggest year ever for patents. Here are some of its faculty inventors

University patents shouldn't just be a statistic, says Penn tech transfer heads John Swartley and Laurie Actman. There are people behind the inventions and you should know them.

Apr. 17, 2017 12:55 pm

CHOP spinout Bainbridge Health raised $1.3 million

Currently at six full-timers, the health IT company will use the cash to expand on its platform and amplify sales efforts.

Feb. 17, 2017 11:12 am

COSY just raised $2.35 million

And proved Pennovation's concept. Intel and San Francisco-based GreatPoint ventures led the round, with participation from Ben Franklin and Safeguard Scientifics.

Sep. 27, 2016 11:19 am

What Laurie Actman learned since joining Penn’s new innovation arm two years ago

The tech transfer leader on why the best academics are a lot like founders and how she overcame her university commercialization blind spots.

May 27, 2016 10:07 am

Expect more surprises from Penn’s new innovation campus

Or: Why Hershey Co. as the first corporate sponsor of the Pennovation Center actually makes sense.

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