the Mid-Mo Tech Accelerator!
We're excited to announce the launch of the Mid-MO Tech Accelerator, which will help grow tech startups through reasonable investments and powerful mentoring. If your start-up is ready to accelerate but need an outside perspective and investment, start the ball rolling and submit your application today!
Missouri Innovation Center provides unparalleled entrepreneurial support centered in Columbia, Missouri, and offers a wide range of services. Our resources propel your business through research and development towards product commercialization strategies. We offer state-of-the-art facilities, mentoring, access to world-class university research facilities and financing possibilities.Continue Reading
Our Life Science Business Incubator provides space near the University of Missouri with access to wet labs and shared equipment.
MIC offers business mentoring from our staff and a network of established advisors. Learn from other’s experiences.
The Mid-MO Tech Accelerator provides mentoring and office space for technology based companies within the Business Incubator.
Through community partnerships, we help you gain financial support by preparing documents and presentations that project growth and establish needs.
MIC operates the MU Life Science Business Incubator at Monsanto Place, which offers biomedical and life science wet labs and engineering (including software) suites for startup companies. MIC counselors reside at the business incubator and offer ongoing mentoring services and technology commercialization assistance as described above.
In 2016 plans have begun for an addition to the LIfe Science Incubator that would provide space and facilities for over 20 new technology related start up companies through the Mid-MO Tech Accelerator. Our building has no vacancy already, so we need more space for companies that want to improve the world.Learn About the MTA
Missouri Innovation Center has partnered with an entrepreneurial support system within Columbia to provide access to a variety of support options.View our partners
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Mediacom Business, a division of Mediacom Communications Corporation, today announced an agreement to provide a dedicated fiber connection with Gigabit internet speeds to the Missouri Innovation Center. The agreement with the MIC is due in part to a company-wide initiative called Project Open Road, a significant capital expenditure to proactively connect more businesses to their…
The Missouri Innovation Center has completed the second investment round of investments from the MIC Accelerator Fund. The investment committee approved funding of five additional companies. At this point, 10 investments have been approved since the MIC Accelerator Fund was formed in July 2016. The most recently selected companies include: Lifeblood by Adam Weber and…