UACI 20th Year Anniversary
Twenty years ago, Tech Parks Arizona took a bold step in building an incubator to support startups in Southern Arizona, establishing the University of Arizona Center for Innovation (UACI). Tech Parks Arizona has utilized its network and facilities to provide an effective support mechanism for new entrepreneurial activities that advance technology innovation locally and globally.
Connecting entrepreneurs with the people, programming and places they need to move ideas from concept to market.
You will have the advantage of hands-on support from people who have a track record of success. We support early-stage technology companies at any stage of development.
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You will work side by side with other technology entrepreneurs in a fast-moving, collaborative and creative environment. You will have the advantage of hands-on support from people who have a track record of success.
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Join us November 4th at the kick-off street fest event at North 6th Avenue & East 7th Street, Tucson, AZ, USA. TENWEST is a must-attend gathering where innovators, entrepreneurs, and creative minds come together to explore new ideas and build connections. Get ready for a week filled with inspiring talks, interactive workshops, and engaging activities. Whether you're a seasoned professional or just starting out, TENWEST offers something for everyone. Don't miss out on this incredible opportunity to be part of Tucson's thriving startup scene.
IdeaFunding is one of Arizona's largest entrepreneurial conferences and pitch competitions and the longest continually running startup event in all of Arizona. Every year hundreds of entrepreneurs, mentors, investors and business leaders come together to connect with each other, learn and be inspired by the best new ideas Arizona has to offer. The event provides entrepreneurs in southern Arizona with the opportunity to learn about the latest and greatest best practices in today’s startup environment, and to present their own business ideas to experienced startup investors.
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UACI's Entrepreneurial Experience
For entrepreneurs, taking a great idea or invention from concept to market can feel overwhelming. Success requires the right guidance, equipment and support; and there are several pathways forward. Business incubators can provide the necessary support to foster innovation and the University of Arizona Center for Innovation is Arizona's leading incubator with nearly two decades of successful outcomes.
We support early-stage technology companies at any stage of development. Companies that gain the most benefit from our program are generally in the start-up or emerging phase of their business development.
We are proud to work with several promising technology companies, including:Visit uaci startups
The world’s first and best application for the development of Emotional Intelligence, understanding emotions and controlling them.
Cytoart is a biotech company that provides accurate and convenient detection solutions of CAR T-Cell development, quality control and clinical monitoring.
NOAH LLC is a technology and water consulting company. It's a patented system, which directly combines data streams with artificial intelligence, formal optimization, and other modeling methodologies constitute the most advanced decision support system in the world for water resources management.
Hipokratiz builds healthcare software products and services aimed at eliminating various systems and human inefficiencies to make healthcare more accessible, available & useful.
Macula Vision Systemshttps://www.macula-vision.com/
Macula is Defining a New Standard in Clinical microscopy – Fully Automated Imaging and Interpretation
Leaptran is a data analytics company that develops software solely for the purpose of enabling intelligent control of distributed energy resources (DERs) such as renewable energy and battery energy storage.
Auxilium Technology Group
Great mentors, continued support, amazing facilities and environment. The perfect bridge from idea to execution.
- Abraham Jalbout, CEO
Emagine Solutions Technology
Both the University of Arizona Center for Innovation and UA Tech Park have assisted in moving our company forward by providing access to experts in the field, including mentors and business experts that have helped us understand how to overcome obstacles as entrepreneurs and to be able to push our ideas and innovations forward into the marketplace.
- Courtney Williams, CEO & Co-founder
Verify Energy Inc.
UACI has offered invaluable access to mentors and advisors, as well as provided tons of useful webinars on all topics needed by startups.
- James D’Albora, Founder and CEO