In this segment, Andy Singer talks with U of I student Trey Ward about his technology using solar energy and rain water to water flowerbeds. Ward's technology is being piloted in Meadowbrook Park in Champaign, Illinois. The project was started in a class right here on the University of Illinois campus.
The third episode of Innovate @ Illinois focuses on sustainable entrepreneurship.
Innovate @ Illinois is a show about entrepreneurship and technology commercialization happening at the University of Illinois. We highlight faculty, staff, and students who are taking their research and innovation to the next step.
The University of Illinois has a strong network of resources and services to support entrepreneurs through programs, education, funding, and technical assistance. Innovate @ Illinois will highlight companies popping up on campus and in the local community, and share their success stories.
Innovate @ Illinois is hosted by Andy Singer, Professor of Electrical Engineering and Director of the Technology Entrepreneur Center.
This episode of Innovate @ Illinois is a UI-7 Production, produced by Technology Entrepreneur Center and the University of Illinois Research Park, with funding support from the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity.