June 11, 2019

USUF Biotech Initiative attends BIO 2019 in the ‘City of Biotech Love’

For one week this June, Philadelphia, the first capital of the United States, became the global capital of biotechnology. More...
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May 29, 2019

Innovation Spring has Sprung in Lviv

Innovation Spring held at the Lviv Polytechnic University's Tech Startup School was the place to be last weekend for Lviv's...
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May 29, 2019

Biotech Initiative Advisory Board Member John DesRosier Visits Kyiv

John DesRosier, PhD, a member of the USUF Biotech Initiative Advisory Board, with 30 years of experience in the area...
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May 18, 2019

4th Annual Innovation Festival held in Kyiv

Kyiv, May 16 - There was a packed house on Thursday at the Ukrainian Chamber of Commerce for the 4th...
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May 7, 2019

Emerging Leader Olha Brovarets Shares her US Experience with Bionity Student Biotech Club

Recipient of a 2018 USUF Emerging Biotech Leader award Olha Brovarets shared her recent experience at the 63rd Biophysical Society...
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May 5, 2019

Ukrainians March for Science Reform

Some two hundred members of Kyiv's science community and activists came out this Saturday for the March for Science -...
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May 3, 2019

Student Biotech Startup School held in Kyiv

Twenty-seven Ukrainian students and their supervisors gathered in the historic Pushcha-Vodytsia neighborhood of Kyiv in late April for a week-long...
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April 18, 2019

Biotech Initiative Signs Memorandum of Cooperation with “Up To Future” Technology Transfer Office

The US-Ukraine Foundation continues to expand its Biotech Initiative network with the recent signing of a memorandum on cooperation with...
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April 16, 2019

National Research Foundation of Ukraine seeks international referees

Ukraine's newly established National Research Foundation (NRFU) will become the largest funding body in the country to support scientific activities...
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April 15, 2019

Ukrainian Students Win 2 Golds at Golden Climate International Environmental Project Olympiad in Nairobi

The Ukrainian team took home two gold medals at the International Environmental Project Olympiad held in Nairobi, Kenya. The winners...
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April 2, 2019

USUF Biotech Initiative co-sponsors university biotech competition in Ukraine

April 2, 2019. Lviv, Ukraine – Forty talented university students came to Lviv today to compete in the second round...
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March 21, 2019

Emerging Biotech Leader Olha Brovarets attends 63rd Biophysical Society Meeting in Baltimore

Thousands of participants from around the world, from early career researchers to world renown scientists, hundreds of lectures and thousands...
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January 14, 2019

Deputy Minister Maksym Strikha: In 2019 the state for the first time with allocate funds for basic financing of science in universities – this step will be revolutionary for our science system

Source: https://mon.gov.ua/ua/news/na-2019-j-derzhava-vpershe-peredbachila-koshti-na-bazove-finansuvannya-nauki-v-universitetah-cej-krok-stane-revolyucijnim-dlya-nashoyi-naukovoyi-sistemi-zastupnik-ministra-maksim-striha The 2019 state budget of Ukraine will for the first time provide basic funding for science in higher...
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January 14, 2019

Ukrainian scientists in 2018 renew cooperation with Poland and expand bilateral projects

Source: https://mon.gov.ua/ua/news/2018-go-ukrayinski-vcheni-rozshirili-vikonannya-dvostoronnih-naukovih-proektiv-za-rahunok-vidnovlennya-spivpraci-z-polsheyu Last year the number of bilateral research projects including Ukrainian scientists increased after the resumption of a joint...
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January 10, 2019

Under the radar: New breed of Ukrainian tech entrepreneurs seek success in global markets (part 1)

By Mike Buryk, member of the US-Ukraine Foundation Advisory Board Although enjoying a growing reputation as a global powerhouse for...
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December 14, 2018

MON holds seminar on protecting intellectual property rights and commercialization (in Ukrainian)

Source: У МОН ПРОВЕЛИ СЕМІНАР ЩОДО ЗАХИСТУ ПРАВ ІНТЕЛЕКТУАЛЬНОЇ ВЛАСНОСТІ ТА ЇЇ КОМЕРЦІАЛІЗАЦІЇ Some 130 employees of institutions of higher...
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December 7, 2018

Deborah Fairlamb, launch coordinator for the Ukrainian National Startup Fund: “There are more Western investors in Ukraine than it seems.”

After a career in international private banking (Merrill Lynch, UBS, Bank of Georgia), US executive Deborah Fairlamb came to Ukraine...
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November 27, 2018

What reforms are needed in Ukrainian science and technology? (in Ukrainian)

Так що ж треба реформувати в науково-технологічній сфері України? Source: Commons.com.ua Олександр Попович 15 листопада в газеті «Голос України» з’явилася стаття народного...
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November 27, 2018

Ukrainian science: to be or not to be (in Ukrainian)

Бути чи не бути українській науці Source: Journal of social criticism 'Commons' Олександр Попович Професійним моїм обов’язком, як і колег...
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November 15, 2018

Kyiv Post: Ukraine’s taxpayers to finance state startup fund with $1.8 million budget

A robot (in fact, an exhibition participant dressed as one) entertains iForum guests in Kyiv on May 25, 2017. Every...
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