NPR - Mohr Davidow Partner Jon Feiber Weighs in on Entrepreneurship Lessons For The Academic-Minded
Mohr Davidow partner Jon Feiber is a faculty member for the National Science Foundation (NSF) Innovation Corp (I-Corps) curriculum.
The slow pace of job creation has revived interest in getting promising new technologies out of university labs and into the marketplace. At Stanford University, a group of academic researchers from all over the country gathered to take a crash course in how to turn their projects into startup companies.
The National Science Foundation screened applicants for this Innovation Corps (I-Corps) program and awarded each research team $50,000. They'll be mentored by entrepreneurs familiar with bringing a new technology to market, and participate in ongoing webinars and progress meetings throughout the process. Read more>>>>