SBIR Road Tour

National Small Business Innovation Road Tour Coming to Little Rock to Promote $2.5B in Early-Stage Funding

The 2018 national SBIR Road Tour will stop in Little Rock April 18. Organized by the U.S. Small Business Administration, the 18-state tour is an opportunity for Arkansas entrepreneurs with next-generation ideas to connect with the largest source of early-stage funding, the Small Business Innovation Research program.  Continue reading “National Small Business Innovation Road Tour Coming to Little Rock to Promote $2.5B in Early-Stage Funding”

UA Little Rock exchange students Pauline Mothu and Alice Gournay with Alexis Andres, Consul General of France

French Consul General visits UA Little Rock

Alexis Andres, Consul General of France in Houston, Texas, visited the University of Arkansas at Little Rock on Monday, Feb. 12, touring campus and visiting with French students. Continue reading “French Consul General visits UA Little Rock”

accelHERate

New ‘accelHERate’ event offer startup advice for women

Women who are looking to start their own technology-based companies can hear from fellow women excelling in research, innovation and business at “accelHERate,” a free forum presented by the Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center. Continue reading “New ‘accelHERate’ event offer startup advice for women”

Alexis Andres, Consul General of France in Houston, Texas

French Consul General to visit UA Little Rock

Alexis Andres, Consul General of France in Houston, Texas, will visit the University of Arkansas at Little Rock for the first time on Monday, Feb. 12. Continue reading “French Consul General to visit UA Little Rock”

Area entrepreneurs offer fresh perspective on food, beverage industry

Local foodpreneurs will share how they cater to the preferences of today’s discerning consumer at The Dish, a new event sponsored by the Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center. Continue reading “Area entrepreneurs offer fresh perspective on food, beverage industry”

The UA Little Rock Benton Campus

UA Little Rock Benton to host non-credit community courses

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock Benton Campus will offer non-credit community courses on learning the basic functions of a computer and starting a business in Arkansas.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock Benton to host non-credit community courses”