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CoMotion Connect shares valuable insights from experienced entrepreneurs 
 
UW innovators Ingrid Pultz, Lilo Pozzo, Ivan Liachko and Shwetak Patel provided insights from their experiences bringing innovations to market.
Read what the panel had to say about funding, acquisitions, VCs and more
 
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Five ways CoMotion Innovation Training helps entrepreneurs thrive
 

Did you know we offer training for all stages of the innovation process? From developing an innovation mindset to understanding customers to funding your idea, and more.
Read more about the many training programs offered by CoMotion 

 
Innovation Training
 
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Funding-purple-Marketo.png  FUNDING & PARTNERSHIPS
 
 
DubPitch
 
CoMotion DubPitch connects entrepreneurs with potential funders
 

Our fifth DubPitch was held in early October, highlighting some of the great work from our UW researchers and CoMotion Lab members.
Read "DubPitch connects CoMotion-supported innovators with potential investors"

 
 
CoMotion Innovation Gap Fund
 
CoMotion Innovation Gap Fund supports UW innovations
 

Each year, up to $1M is awarded to UW researchers bridging the gap from idea to impact.
Find out which teams won in the Fall 2018 CoMotion Innovation Gap Fund competition

 
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Ship-purple-Marketo2.png  STARTUPS & INCUBATION
 
 
Ad Scientam
 
CoMotion Labs startup creates smartphone apps that record and report health data to physicians
 

CoMotion Labs member Matthieu Lamy is the sole member of the Paris-based Ad Scientiam team laying the groundwork for U.S. business.
Read more about how Ad Scientiam is helping patients with chronic disease report about their health

 
 
CoMotion Labs startup is building a marketplace for edge software
 

CoMotion Labs startup Numurus provides a marketplace for code that was designed for a single application by configuring it to be compatible with common systems and devices.
Read more about how Numurus helps developers increase the value of their code

 
Numurus
 
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NEWS
 
 
Amazon Catalyst winner Tyler Folsom
 
CoMotion-supported startups make headlines
 
  • UW spinout Impel NeuroPharma raises $67.5M in series D to advance intranasal drugs for CNS disorders. Read more in Xconomy.
  • Vicis backed by NFL star QB Aaron Rodgers reaches $84M in funding. Read more in Geekwire.
  • Share.Farm wants a virtual version of farmers markets running year-round. Read more in GeekWire.
  • Five CoMotion Labs Spokane startups win up to $50K in funding from Mind To Market. Read more in the Spokesman-Review.
  • UW Bothell affiliate professor and Amazon Catalyst winner Tyler Folsom and his electric, self-driving bikes featured in Geekwire. (Geekwire photo credit: Lisa Stiffler)
  • Bayer Animal Health and UW spinout ParaTheraTech sign global license agreement to advance new Cryptosporidiosis treatment options for farm animals. Read more on the Bayer website.
 
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EVENTS
 
 
CoMotion Event
 

1/11
FUNDING WITH SBIR/STTRs

 

UW CoMotion's Dr. Jeanette Ennis shares information on how to tap into the $2.5B+ in SBIR & STTR grants and contracts

 
 
CoMotion Event
 

1/16
COMOTION LABS PUBLIC TOUR

 

Join us for the afternoon or a specific lab to learn more about CoMotion Labs spaces. Tour begins at 1pm at Fluke Hall

 
 
CoMotion Event
 

1/18
WHAT DO ANGEL INVESTORS LOOK FOR?

 

Serial entrepreneur Leo Lam shares insights on how to get an angel investor to invest in your business

 
 
CoMotion Event
 

2/1
GETTING INTO AN ACCELERATOR

 

Chris DeVore, Managing Director of TechStars Seattle, outlines what it takes to get noticed by elite accelerators

 
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MEET A COMOTION TEAM MEMBER
 
 
SARA BURMEISTER
 

This month meet Sara Burmeister, Financial Manager at CoMotion. A UW Foster School of Business alumni and Pacific Northwest native, Sara has worked at CoMotion for 17 years--through a number of office name changes and two building moves. She got her start in accounts payable and eventually became manager of CoMotion Finance. In addition to budgeting, managing staff and working on process improvements, Sara is the public records request liaison and handles inventor revenue distributions.

Sara shares: "I love working at CoMotion--it's a great mix of accounting, working with people, and helping to support the great innovations coming out of the UW. It's a job that never gets boring."  

 
Sara Burmeister CoMotion Financial Manager
 
 

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from idea to impact

 
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