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The Texas Innovation Center provides resources and knowledge to help innovators transform critical discoveries into impactful startup companies.

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Provides the building blocks and mechanics for exploring and launching a startup business.

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Startup Resources

Texas Innovation Center provides commercialization support and a variety of resources for the Longhorn startup community. 

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From events and workshops to office hours and classes, we offer a variety of programming to members of our UT Austin community and elsewhere.

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Campus Partners

The Innovation Center partners with many organizations across the UT Austin campus in the spirit of collaboration and innovation. 

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Company Spotlight: Pike Robotics

A provider of next-generation robotic solutions for in-service inspection of floating roof storage tanks for the global energy industry. 

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Company Spotlight: Tau Systems

A compact particle accelerator technology focused on high-intensity lasers to enable the next wave of scientific discoveries, including metrology and lithography.

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Company Spotlight: Longhorn Life Sciences

A MedTech company developing “Infection Detective,” enabling early and objective detection of post-operative surgical site infections.

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