hiVelocity talks about OU’s Innovation Engine Accelerator!

The Innovation Engine Accelerator received state-wide coverage in the hiVelocity e-magazine last week!

Please click here to read the original version of this article.

Here’s a snippet of the story:

innovation-engine-accelerator-logo“[…] The fledgling companies received up to $20,000 in seed funding and underwent a 12-week boot camp featuring mentorship opportunities with established executives and venture capitalists. Lynn Gellermann, Executive Director of the Center for Entrepreneurship, taught in the program, offering his expertise in digital media IT.  ‘These six teams were selected out of 17 applications,’ says Gellermann. ‘They were screened, interviewed and selected based on their team, their idea and application.’

Viable ideas with viable markets won out. ‘We look at the prospect of [the company] being able to put together an idea or beta product in a short time that they can demo.’ “

Please click here to read the original version of this article.

Learn more about the Innovation Engine Accelerator here. Perhaps you can be our next standout student or team!

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