Tagged: Winrock International

Delta I-Fund Startups Featured at Demo Day

Delta I-Fund Startups Featured at Demo Day

Health CareTechnology & Telecom

Rejuvenix of Little Rock, a graduate of the Delta Innovation Fund accelerator, won $10,000 for technical assistance last week at the program's 2019 Demo Day at the Clinton Presidential Library in Little Rock. read more >

Community Bankers Tap Accelerator for New Tech

Community Bankers Tap Accelerator for New Tech

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Community banks lack the financial and human capital of their larger counterparts to invest in research and development, but they need new technologies all the same. Partnerships with financial technology startups are a practical way to address this need, four of the state’s community bankers told Arkansas Business. read more >

Facebook to Launch National Program at Winrock’s Innovation Hub

Facebook to Launch National Program at Winrock’s Innovation Hub

Technology & Telecom

Facebook is set to kick off a new national program called Career Connections with a Skills Summit at the Arkansas Regional Innovation Hub at Winrock International on March 30 and 31. The Hub said Career Connections will connect emerging talent to training opportunities, local internships and Facebook mentors. read more >

Rejuvenix Ready to Reduce Cancer Side Effects

Rejuvenix Ready to Reduce Cancer Side Effects

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Rejuvenix Technologies LLC of Perryville has patented a technology that aims to reduce side effects for cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy treatment by delivering drugs directly to tumors. read more >

Health InnovatAR Accelerator Participants Announced

Health InnovatAR Accelerator Participants Announced

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Winrock International, Arkansas Heart Hospital, the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and BioVentures announced six startups that have been selected to participate in the first Health InnovatAR health care accelerator. read more >

Winrock’s Commitment to Innovation Hub Questioned

Winrock’s Commitment to Innovation Hub Questioned

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Former employees, including the executive director who resigned in February, fear the Arkansas Regional Innovation Hub is bound for financial failure two years after merging with Winrock International, but Winrock insists the doomsayers don’t know what they are talking about. read more >

Winrock Hires New Hub Director

Winrock Hires New Hub Director

Technology & Telecom

Winrock International announced Wednesday the appointment of Christopher Jones, Ph.D., as executive director and lead maker of the nonprofit Arkansas Regional Innovation Hub in North Little Rock, effective Monday. read more >

Winrock Announces Health Tech Accelerator

Winrock Announces Health Tech Accelerator

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Winrock International, Arkansas Heart Hospital, the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and BioVentures at UAMS recently announced that they are teaming to support a new accelerator for health care technology startups called Health InnovatAR. read more >