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Ontario accelerators dealt funding blow
The Ontario government has ended a five-year funding initiative which had led to the launch of university-hosted accelerators including CDL, Velocity and DMZ.
NYU opens Endless Frontier Labs
Endless Frontier Labs will operate as a nine-month accelerator initiative set up in place of the defunct CDL-NYC partnership with University of Toronto.
Rosalind Franklin ramps up biosciences incubator
Rosalind Franklin University has kicked off a bioscience incubator by welcoming its first two residents, while also announcing the appointment of Rosalind Franklin as its president and CEO.
UVA ignites Catalyst Accelerator Program
Funded by University of Virginia and its government partners, the Catalyst Accelerator Program hopes to progress 20 early-stage business proposals by spring 2021.
Startups roam to MSU’s Conquer Accelerator
Conquer's participants could secure $20,000 in convertible funding, and would join the portfolio of MSU-run Red Cedar Ventures upon graduation.
UCSD banks EvoNexus partnership
UCSD students and alumni will have access to a fintech incubator run by EvoNexus, Royal Bank of Canada and Franklin Templeton.
Buffalo ignites Innovation Hub
University of Buffalo and Buffalo Niagara Medical Science have cut the ribbon on a new $32m innovation program aimed at commercialising local medical research.
Memphis targets Patents2Products
University of Memphis has joined regional entrepreneurship body Epicenter Memphis in a bid to spawn new spinouts anchored by postdoctoral research.

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SAL sets the bar for legal tech
Singapore Academy of Law is starting a legal tech accelerator as part of a wider initiative helmed by its SAL Ventures targeting innovation in the provision of legal services.
CSULB backs accelerator project
The university will team up with City of Long Beach’s municipal government and Sunstone Management for an accelerator.
Thammasat University ramps up accelerator
The university announced an incubator tie-up with Bangkok Bank that will support entrepreneurial faculty and students, as well as an initiative intended to glean insights from international partners.
Hawaii hoses down aquaculture fund
University of Hawaii System’s UH Ventures will participate in a fund of undisclosed size in support of an aquaculture-focused accelerator that will welcome its inaugural cohort this autumn.
UConn and Trinity College triage accelerator
The 12-week medtech and digital health accelerator is also being supported by medical care provider Hartford HealthCare and will onboard its first ten startups in June 2019.
UT Health San Antonio to inaugurate TechNovum
The first cohort of TechNovum will feature five-to-eight inventors from the institute whose concepts have been sanctioned by its tech transfer office’s 12-week validation process.

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Big deal: MIT revs $150m Engine
Massachusetts Institute of Technology has unveiled an incubator that will provide funding, space and expertise to boost commercialisation activities on and off-campus.
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