The institute engages with entrepreneurs and innovators through programs that encourage growth, diversification, and connection to university and industry resources.


The Institute assists entrepreneurs and innovative businesses in various stages of development, including starting up, research and development, market launch, and commercialization through several programs. The Institute helps by introducing resources and services to help companies build their strategies, solve their technical and production issues,  and bring new technology products to market. The Institute assists clients in identifying funding strategies and resources, as well as technology innovation and commercialization opportunities.

Programs & Initiatives

Innovation Services
FCP: First Customer Program
SCIP: Small Company Innovation Program/Technology and Commercialization Assistance