Tagged: small business innovation research

SBIR Road Tour Allows Entrepreneurs to Compete for $2.5B in Funding

by Alexis Crowe 4/6/2016 4:16 pm

The state's science and technology entrepreneurs have an opportunity to meet with leaders of the $2.5 ­billion Small Business Innovation Research federal funding program when the SBIR Road Tour visits Arkansas on April 19.

Alma’s InvoTek Driven By People, Not Profit

by Mark Carter 10/26/2015 12:00 am

Tom Jakobs’ InvoTek, a research-and-development firm in Alma that develops technology for people with disabilities, doesn’t focus on profit but on the people it serves and the projects that help deliver that technology.

Arkansas State University: New Directives and Resources in NE Arkansas Foster Innovative Entrepreneurship (Sponsored Report)

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/9/2012 12:00 am

In 2009, Governor Mike Beebe challenged Arkansas State University to increase its research activity to further fuel the economy of Northeast Arkansas. ASU has worked diligently to answer the charge, resulting in a new era of research and scholarly activity in Jonesboro.