The Batchery, an East Bay, California-based global incubator for seed-stage startups ready to go from idea to launch at lightning speed, has announced a partnership with the University of Nevada, Reno Innevation Center. The intention of the unique partnership is to spur innovation and stimulate the incubation of startups both in the Bay Area and in Nevada. Additionally, The Batchery’s members will be able to leverage the sophisticated laboratory and equipment resources of the University of Nevada, Reno. Entrepreneurs and innovators will have access to The Batchery’s resources for advice, guidance and introductions to Silicon Valley influencers.
The University of Nevada, Reno, Innevation Center — powered by Switch provides yet another important component in the entrepreneurial ecosystem of the region. The center’s location along Sinclair Street, with one foot in downtown and one foot in Midtown, marks an important step by the university to make itself accessible to the entrepreneurial and technology communities. The Innevation Center features a makerspace, meeting rooms, co-working spaces, offices for startup companies, and more!
Located on the edge of Downtown Reno, and just steps away from the vibrant Midtown District, The Innevation Center provides remarkable accessibility for collaborations between the university and business leaders. Join us for the August NCET Tech Wednesday and learn more…
Polish start-ups hoping to break into the U.S. market will now have a place to do it in Reno. Governor Brian Sandoval and Polish officials based in Nevada held a ribbon-cutting ceremony last week for the Poland-Nevada Acceleration Space.
Startup Weekend begins Friday, October 16 at 6 p.m. at the downtown Reno Innevation Center and runs through Sunday, October 18. Startup Weekend, hosted by the University of Nevada, Reno, is a 54-hour weekend event during which groups of developers, engineers, business managers, startup enthusiasts, marketing gurus, graphic artists and more pitch ideas for new startup companies, form teams around those ideas, and work to develop a working prototype, demo, or presentation by Sunday evening.
The first phase in a $1 billion data center just east of Reno-Sparks is underway. A permit filed with the Storey County Building Department shows that excavation and grading is ongoing for the Switch SUPERNAP colocation data center at Tahoe Reno Industrial Center.