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Innovation occurs on the fringe. On the edge of thought, experience, and knowledge. On the edge of imagination. Innovation, however, does not occur in isolation. The matrix of innovation, its dynamis, is inter-relation. Innovation happens when diverse people from disparate fields interconnect. Manifold expertise commingling -- this is RISE....

We called you to the Edge -- You responded. Now, glimpse the future. When you attend Northeastern University’s Research, Innovation and Scholarship Expo (RISE) you will encounter innovations that set your imagination afire and radically transfigure your lifestyle: day in, day out. “Prove it.” you say? Savory food + convenience:...

Massachusetts Technology Transfer Center (MTTC) has granted $360,000 to nine innovative projects across the Commonwealth. This program is funded by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and provides grants to university researchers to help them demonstrate the commercial viability of their technologies. Three of the Nine Organizations and...

We are very pleased to announce that three Northeastern researchers were recently awarded Massachusetts Innovation Commercialization Seed Fund grants. As only nine grants were awarded in the entire state, this is a great showing for Northeastern! The projects include a novel ankle trainer, a multi-modal system that...

The CRI was pleased to represent Northeastern at the 2015 Therapeutic Area Partnerships conference prior to the new year.  The conference brought together business leaders from across the biotech and pharmaceutical industries and provided key learnings and takeaways, including:  Analysis of trends and opportunities in licensing...

On April 7, 2016, the Office of the Provost and the Center for Research Innovation will host Northeastern University’s annual research, innovation and scholarship expo (RISE) for the fifth consecutive year! With over 900 student and faculty presenters, 400 innovative projects and more than 2,000 attendees,...