06 Dec

$250,000 Grant Will Provide Capital to Advance and Commercialize Projects ST. LOUIS & KANSAS CITY, Mo.—December 6, 2016—TechAccel, a Kansas City-based technology and venture development company and the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center, a St. Louis-based not-for-profit research institute with a mission to improve the human condition through plant science, today announced a Path to […]

01 Dec

The TechAccel science advancement model emerged from discussions examining the commercialization of new ideas, the need for collaboration between early-stage companies and research, and the potential for collaboration with global Ag/Animal Health firms. The Kansas State University Institute for Commercialization had identified a clear gap between technology concept and strong supporting evidence that a technology will […]

TechAccel News Highlights from 2016 TechAccel Spotlights Emerging Research at Ag Innovation Showcase TechAccel is a proud sponsor of the Ag Innovation Showcase, Sept. 12-14, in St. Louis. We will be presenting the University ShowcaseSpecial Content Session at 9 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 14, with the Kauffman Foundation. ​We will spotlight early-stage innovations from six major research institutions: […]

03 Nov

TechAccel News Highlights of 2015 Private capital development firm backed by big KC names hits its stride Kansas City Business Journal, Nov. 3, 2015 http://www.bizjournals.com/kansascity/news/2015/11/03/technology-accelerator-partners-business-update.html?s=print TECHACCEL HONORED WITH NATIONAL AWARD FOR MOST PROMISING TECHNOLOGY BASED ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT INITIATIVE OCTOBER 27, 2015 VIRTUAL STRATEGY MAGAZINE  National Award of Excellence Presented to Four Organizations Advancing Regional Competitiveness MarketWired, […]

29 Aug

TechAccel in the news in 2014: Big names help startup herd high-risk tech to market Kansas City Business Journal, Aug 29, 2014, 5:00am CDT http://www.bizjournals.com/kansascity/print-edition/2014/08/29/list-package-big-names-help-startup-herd-high-risk.html   K-State helps form new company to accelerate technology development for food science, ag industries Wichita Business Journal, Aug. 29, 2014 http://www.bizjournals.com/wichita/blog/techflash/2014/08/k-state-helps-form-new-company-to-accelerate.html   Private capital firm launches for agricultural science research […]