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Starbucks announces new planet and people positive research facility in partnership with Arizona State University

  • Starbucks Stories & News

The ASU-Starbucks Center for the Future of People and the Planet will focus on initiatives aimed to deliver scalable impact towards Starbucks aspirational 2030 goals and beyond. Nine licensed Starbucks stores on campus will test and evaluate customer response to center innovations. Building on a…

Coyotes and ASU Launch Pitch Competition Supporting Sports Tech Startups

  • NHL.com

The Coyotes Venture Challenge will help establish new and innovative sport concepts that can be launched, piloted, and scaled within the Coyotes' various facilities by Arizona Coyotes @ArizonaCoyotes / Press Release April 7, 2021 Facebook Share Twitter Share Link Share Email…

ASU's Social Embeddedness Network Conference has record turnout in virtual format

  • ASU News

More than 250 presenters shared their successes during the 3-day Zoom-based conference For a second year in row, ASU’s Social Embeddedness Network Conference was held virtually. But the Zoom-based conference was bigger, better, with more participants than years past, proving community-university…

Verizon and Dreamscape Immersive ink 5G innovation partnership

  • Verizon.com

The partnership aims to innovate 5G and Mobile Edge Compute (MEC) virtual-reality applications for enterprise, public sector, education and entertainment Verizon and Dreamscape Learn will form a 5G innovation lab to develop immersive VR learning experiences for various education levels and…

Mayo Clinic and ASU MedTech Accelerator Boosts Health Startups

  • ASU Media Relations and Strategic Communications

Few things have better illustrated the need for innovative medical technologies than the COVID-19 pandemic. The Mayo Clinic and ASU MedTech Accelerator, a flagship program of the Mayo Clinic and ASU Alliance for Health Care, was designed to help empower medical startups to better navigate…