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CATEGORY: Enterpriseworks
Krannert Center for the Performing Arts is partnering with Fox/Atkins Development, LLC and the University of Illinois for a free two-show series of summer concerts at the University of Illinois Research Park. The performance space and seating area are located just south of the Atkins Building at the corner of First Street and St. Mary’s Road in Champaign.
TENANT: OceanComm | CATEGORY: Enterpriseworks

EnterpriseWorks startup OceanComm was named one of the oil and gas industry's most promising technology startups at the Rice Alliance Startup Roundup in Houston earlier this month.

CATEGORY: Enterpriseworks

WCIA Channel 3 came to the Research Park to see what was happening on Innovation Day in Illinois, only to discover that Innovation Day is every day.

CATEGORY: Enterpriseworks
Servabo Shadow

CHAMPAIGN, ILL. – FEBRUARY 3, 2015 – Today, Shadow (, a personal security device, launches on Crowdfunding platform, Indiegogo for pre-order. The Shadow is a Bluetooth enabled panic button that works through the Shadow app to provide instant emergency notifications to your personalized network with the press of a button.  These notifications are appended with your location at the time of the alert.

CATEGORY: Enterpriseworks
CATEGORY: Enterpriseworks

Intel will include EnterpriseWorks graduate Personify’s new software in Windows computers outfitted with Intel’s new RealSense 3D camera, the companies announced Tuesday at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.

CATEGORY: Enterpriseworks

Brett Walker, co-founder of recent EnterpriseWorks graduate startup Electroninks, was named to the Forbes "30 Under 30"  2015 in Manufacturing "who are modernizing the way things are made in a greener, tech-savvy world."

CATEGORY: Enterpriseworks

The EnterpriseWorks graduate known as "TrakBill" has changed its name - slightly - and is continuing with nationwide expansion, reported the St. Louis Business Journal. 

TrackBill, co-founded by University of Illinois alumnus Steve Marciniak - a former EnterpriseWorks intern - is based in St. Louis.

CATEGORY: Enterpriseworks
CATEGORY: Enterpriseworks
 East Central Illinois University Center Incubator Study Summary

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. – A study of business incubators across the state of Illinois reveals that efforts to support entrepreneurship are robust and growing – but the ecosystem could benefit from more collaboration and knowledge-sharing.

The report includes a comprehensive assessment and analysis of the diverse range of activities undertaken by Illinois incubators: their distinctive missions, economic needs and technological opportunities. It also reveals best practices.