Sept. 28, 2017
President John Kelly Celebrates Research
President John Kelly congratulated FAU principal investigators who received externally funded research grants yesterday at the Sponsored Research Recognition Reception. To see the full list of externally funded awards in the 2016-2017 Fiscal Year, click the link below.
Show Your Support for Innovation
You don’t want to miss our annual Maverick Reception, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. Thur. Oct. 26 at FAU Tech Runway.

The celebration will include cutting-edge technology showcased by FAU Tech Runway Venture Class companies, drone demonstrations, and a distinguished keynote speaker that represents a true maverick.

Come celebrate the success of our amazing entrepreneurs, while honoring the mentors, advisory board members, corporate partners, and donors who help make it all happen. Show your support for innovation and entrepreneurship — buy a ticket today!
Robot Drone League Kicks Off
STEM HQ’s Robot Drone League kicked off a 30-hour build this weekend at  FAU Tech Runway . Faculty members Dani Raviv, Nancy Romance and Hari Kalva dropped by to check out the fun.

STEM HQ's mission is to develop self-sustainable models for educational programs that engage young minds in building science, technology, engineering, and math skills, while simultaneously inspiring innovation and creativity.

To view photos from the event, click  here .
Google Cloud on the Road
@ FAU Tech Runway Tonight
We're proud to partner with Google for our upcoming event, Google Cloud on the Road @ FAU Tech Runway. The event will take place from 5 - 8:30 p.m. tonight, Sept. 28, at FAU Tech Runway.

Whether you’re a startup or Fortune 500 company, join us to learn how companies are benefitting from cloud technology and t aking advantage of Google’s world-class infrastructure.

The event will also include networking, local bites, free beer provided by Biscayne Bay Brewing Company and a Google Home raffle.
Research Park Annual Awards
The Research Park Annual Awards and Entrepreneurship Celebration will be held from 6:30 - 9 p.m. Oct. 4 at The Addison of Boca Raton.

Join us as we celebrate with South Florida's most influential economic leaders, entrepreneurs, researchers and corporations, and commemorate the growth and success of our innovative community.
Opportunities and Challenges of Digital Diplomacy and Conflict Prevention in the Age of Cyber-Security
The Israel Public Diplomacy Forum, in partnership with FAU Tech Runway, Research Park at FAU, and the Florida Institute, invite you to join a dynamic discussion on current affairs. The event will take place 5:30 - 7 p.m. Wed. Oct. 18 at FAU Tech Runway. Attendance is free.

RSVP to Heather Thompson by Fri. Oct 13.
Unbound Miami 2017
Unbound, a global celebration of innovation, is bringing its internationally established platform to Miami, Nov. 1 - 2. C haired by Yossi Vardi and co-hosted by Mana Wynwood, participants will enjoy 100+ future-focused speakers, immersive brand experiences, pitch sessions and startup battles.

Come join the finest minds in fintech, adtech, AI, healthtech, and eCommerce, while making invaluable connections that will shape the future of your business.
Female Founders Startup Challenge
Calling all female founders! Unbound is accepting applications for the Female Founders Startup Challenge. The organization will invite eight of the top entrepreneurs from across the Americas to participate in an interactive competition. The winner will advance to the semi-final interviews for the next Women Innovating Now Lab cohort.

The cohort is an eight-month long program designed for high-growth female entrepreneurs. Their mission is to invest in women, empowering them to disrupt, experiment, and build successful businesses on their own terms.

Applications close Oct. 15.
Florida Venture Forum is accepting applications for the 2017 Florida Venture Tech Showcase of South Florida on Nov. 16 at FAU Tech Runway.

Companies will compete for the chance to win the $25,000 Space Florida Accelerating Innovation Award.

Florida Venture Forum is Florida’s largest statewide support organization for investors and entrepreneurs, helping emerging companies connect with sources of capital.

Applications are due Oct. 16.
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