Posts Tagged ‘innovation’

Group Bringing Focus on Tech, Innovation in Tarrant County

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

A rising tide lifts all boats.

The phrase commonly spoke by President John F. Kennedy is the guiding mantra for the Rising Tide Initiative, which hopes to showcase the technology, innovation, and entrepreneurship going on throughout Tarrant County. The …

Startup Internship Fair:
A Matchmaker for UTD Students

Posted by UT Dallas Naveen Jindal School of Management

UTDallas_University of Texas at Dallas_ Dallas Innovates is a Gold Founding SponsorStartups: Off the charts on ideas and experience; needing talent to implement awesome visions.

College students: Off the charts on skills and abilities; seeking experience to prepare them for a future career.

Put them together in one room: Matches made

UTD: Junior High Girls Head to College to Tackle Innovation, Information Technology

Posted by UT Dallas Naveen Jindal School of Management

Two events this spring will give junior high school girls hands-on experience in careers that await them.

These events, both on The University of Texas at Dallas campus, are reaching girls well before most of them have begun to think …

WalletHub: Texas Ranks Among Most Innovative States

Posted by Kerry Curry

Texas is the 15th most-innovative state, according to a WalletHub ranking of innovation that compares all the states and the District of Columbia.

WalletHub, a personal finance website, said its analysts compared the 50 states and D.C. …

Dallas’ Most Innovative Health Care Startup: BioLum

Posted by The TriTex Group

The Tritex Group is always on the hunt for the latest and greatest talent in Dallas’ startup community.

As one out of 10 people in the U.S. suffer from asthma, it did not take long to find a group of …

It’s a Myth: 9 Beliefs About Creativity You Shouldn’t Believe

Posted by Yoram Solomon

The following nine myths are held firmly throughout corporate America, and I hear them all the time. They simply make sense to people, but they are not true. Here is why.

1. Innovation = creativity

Those two words are often …

UTD: Getting an MBA May Smooth Path to Success

Posted by UT Dallas Naveen Jindal School of Management

Agility and intelligence are hallmarks of a successful startup. Right behind that are networks and personal drive. So getting an MBA while working at a fevered pitch to launch your next best idea may seem like a lot of superfluous …

UTA Dean: Trinity River ‘Linear District’ Would be DFW Hub

Posted by Lance Murray

The Trinity River winds through the heart of the Dallas-Fort Worth metropolitan area, and Nan Ellin, dean of the College of Architecture, Planning, and Public Affairs at the University of Texas at Arlington, has an interesting idea about how the …

BionorthTX Renames Innovation Award in Honor of Dennis Stone

Posted by Heather Noel

BionorthTX has renamed its award for individuals in the health care and life sciences industry in honor of Dennis Stone, former chief scientific officer of Remeditex Ventures.

Formerly the Helix Award, the annual recognition will now be referred to as

Tech is Changing Education But It’s Not a ‘Magic Bullet’ Says DISD Innovation Chief

Posted by Heather Noel

We recently caught up with Dallas ISD Chief of Transformation and Innovation Mike Koprowski to get his take on technology’s role in education and what can be done to better prepare teachers and students in an increasingly tech-driven society. These