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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Arizona BioPreneur Conference for Arizona's Life Science Community03/24/2023 3:30 pm - 03/25/2023 12:00 am
Join us for a networking reception following the conference. Limited seating - Learn more and register today. Registration Fee:$25 Exhibitors: A limited number of tables are available for reservation on the registration page.
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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
Raster Report protects lives, assets and resources through satellite-based, multispectral analysis for wildland fire mitigation.
Emagine Solutions Technologyhttps://vistascan.co/
Emagine Solutions Technology is tackling the U.S. maternal health crisis with FDA-cleared handheld ultrasound and remote patient monitoring for pregnancy care to improve outcomes.
Clear Core gives financial institutions access, clarity, and insight into their data to better serve their members, strengthen their communities, and reach their strategic goals.
Noty is an AI-powered assistant that transcribes Google Meet and Zoom calls and generates summaries.
Tectonicus Constructs - Solar Riverhttps://www.solar-river.info/
Solar River: covering and powering canals with solar energy.
NeuTheraeputics is a clinical-stage pharmaceutical firm pioneering the first regenerative therapeutics and preventative therapies for neurodegenerative diseases.
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.
Team SGNT is honored to make the University of Arizona Center for Innovation our new home. The breadth of facilities and services that are offered fall right in line with our company’s current goals and needs. As a startup, having access to all that the University of Arizona has to offer gives us a better spring board to our future success. We greatly appreciate the help and dedication to our success that we have received from the entire team at the University of Arizona Center for Innovation.
- Emil Tremblay, CEO & Co-founder
Valley Fever Solutions
UACI is the heart of innovation in Tucson. We have had a close affinity with UACI for more than a decade, we are thrilled to be part of the incubator with all of its resources, advisors, fellow entrepreneurs, and lab facilities for us to grow into.
- David Larwood, CEO
The University of Arizona Center for Innovation provides valuable guidance and support that is helping us begin customer segment identification and validation. The startup incubation program provided by the University of Arizona Center for Innovation is an excellent opportunity to start your technology company on the right footing before launching into the unknown.
- Dave Cornelius, DM., Founder