South Dakota

17 11, 2021

Sanford Health startup program spins off new companies

By |2021-11-17T13:44:40+00:00November 17th, 2021|Hospitals, South Dakota|0 Comments

Sanford Health physicians and nurses have created three businesses through the health care system’s new startup program, with several other new companies in the works. When a nurse, provider, researcher or other employee has an idea that solves an internal challenge or improves patient care, they work with the Sanford Innovations team. Rather than licensing the [...]

30 09, 2013

SD Innovation Partners invests in SDSU technologies

By |2013-09-30T14:45:18+00:00September 30th, 2013|South Dakota, Venture Capital|0 Comments

As the world around us becomes more crowded and complex, the human population faces increasingly difficult challenges, particularly in the areas of health care, food supply and energy. A host of innovative and disruptive technology-based solutions devised by researchers all over the world will be required to overcome those challenges. Perhaps not surprisingly, some of [...]

4 03, 2013

Sun Grant Initiative funds three POC projects at South Dakota State University

By |2013-03-04T09:13:27+00:00March 4th, 2013|New Investments/Awards, South Dakota, State or Government|0 Comments

The Sun Grant Initiative, funded through the departments of Agriculture, Defense, Energy and Transportation, promotes collaboration among researchers from land-grant institutions, government agencies and the private sector to develop and commercialize renewable, bio-based energy technologies. The proof-of-concept grants allow researchers to take their basic, exploratory work to the next level by proving their ideas work. [...]