Examples

Useful Links

There are a number of partners in business and government that we have worked with over the last few years. To showcase some of these resources we have included some links below:

Angel Capital Education Foundation

Angel Capital Education Foundation

www.angelcapitaleducation.org

A new non-profit, the Angel Capital Education Foundation is devoted to the field of angel investing.

The Association of University Technology Managers

The Association of University Technology Managers

www.autm.org

The Association of University Technology Managers is the industry organization supporting the efforts of technology transfer professionals at academic and research institutions.

eVenturing

eVenturing

www.eventuring.com

Sponsored by the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, eVenturing is a website dedicated to providing entrepreneurs with education, insight and analysis.

Fenwick & West LLP

Fenwick & West LLP

www.fenwick.com

Each quarter Silicon Valley law firm Fenwick & West compiles a survey of deal terms for venture capital financing.

The Licensing Executives Society

The Licensing Executives Society

www.lesi.org

The Licensing Executives Society is dedicated to establishing and promoting licensing and intellectual property management as a profession.

Mayor's Council of Technology Advisors

Mayor's Council of Technology Advisors

www.chicagotechtoday.com

A leading advisory group that works with Chicago Mayor Richard M. Daley to make technology a lasting and important part of Chicago's balanced and diverse economy.

National Venture Capital Association

National Venture Capital Association

www.nvca.org

NVCA is a trade association that represents the U.S. venture capital industry.

SBIR World

SBIR World

www.sbirworld.com

A leading resource to over $3.3 billion per year in federal funding and almost 20,000 research and education projects.

UChicagoTech (Office of Technology & Intellectual Property)

UChicagoTech (Office of Technology & Intellectual Property)

www.tech.uchicago.edu

UChicagoTech, the University of Chicago's Office of Technology & Intellectual Property, works with researchers — faculty, students, or staff — to assess the commercial potential of new ideas.

The Center of Venture Research at the Whittemore School of Business

The Center of Venture Research at the Whittemore School of Business

wsbe.unh.edu/cvr

The Center of Venture Research at the Whittemore School of Business is one of the foremost academic research centers for information on angel and venture financing.

World Business Chicago

World Business Chicago

www.worldbusinesschicago.com

A public-private economic development corporation focused on expanding the Chicago regional economy.