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Centrepolis
Monday, September 9, 2019

Manufacturing-centered Centrepolis Accelerator to hold grand opening Oct. 4

Lawrence Technological University—joined by the City of Southfield and the Michigan Economic Development Corporation—will cut the ribbon on its new manufacturing business accelerator Friday, Oct. 4 during an invitation-only ceremony at 9 a.m.
developing technologies for people with disabilities
Thursday, June 27, 2019

LTU places second in nation in contest to develop technologies for people with disabilities

Lawrence Technological University finished second in the nation in the annual College Design Challenge, held Wednesday in Vienna, Va. by SourceAmerica, a nonprofit that creates employment opportunities for people with disabilities. It’s the third straight year that LTU was named one of the three national finalists in the event.
Lexus Velodrome
Friday, June 14, 2019

LTU's Centrepolis Accelerator sponsoring Hardware Tech Summit for product startups

The Centrepolis Accelerator, a physical product business incubator established last year by Lawrence Technological University and the city of Southfield, is co-sponsoring the first-ever Michigan Hardware Tech Summit, to be held Wednesday, June 19 at the Lexus Velodrome, 601 Mack Ave. in Detroit.
Michigan Agency for Energy
Wednesday, February 13, 2019

LTU gets $75,000 state grant for growth of 'Cleantech' manufacturers, hardware startups

The Michigan Energy Office (MEO) has awarded a one-year, $75,000 Michigan Cleantech Product Launch Program (MI CPLP) grant to Lawrence Technological University (LTU) and the Centrepolis Accelerator to launch a “Cleantech ScaleUp for Success” pilot program.
Max Feber
Friday, January 11, 2019

Coffee entrepreneur with ties to LTU scores deal on ABC-TV's 'Shark Tank'

Budding entrepreneur Max Feber has fulfilled a childhood dream of being featured on ABC's entrepreneurial pitch show “Shark Tank” – and during the appearance, Feber even scored a deal with billionaire Mark Cuban. Feber and his pitch for the Bruw cold-brewed coffee system were featured on the Sunday, Jan. 6 edition of the show, and Feber accepted $50,000 from Cuban for a 30 percent stake in the company.

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