Technology Incubation and Acceleration

Connecting entrepreneurs
with ideas, capital, and a supportive ecosystem.

In keeping with its mission to “think and do,” the IC² Institute uses best practice defined by its research and relationships to provide informed and deep engagement in business incubation and acceleration.

Austin Technology Incubator

The Austin Technology Incubator is the organizing center in Central Texas for companies, business leaders, researchers, government officials and investors to join together to accelerate the commercial potential of start-up enterprises.

ATI harnesses business, government and academic resources to provide strategic counsel, operational guidance, and infrastructure support to its member companies to help them transition into successful, high-growth technology businesses. Student mentoring and research programs educate in entrepreneurial practice while directly assisting member companies.

Since its founding in 1989, ATI has worked with over 250 companies, helping them raise over $1 billion in investor capital. ATI companies are particularly active in the IT, Wireless, Bio/Health Sciences, and Clean Energy sectors.

Austin Technology Incubator Startup Library

ATI Startup LibraryThe ATI Startup Library connects entrepreneurs with the resources they need to be successful.

The Library encapsulates the Austin startup scene, providing a place for students, entrepreneurs, and the Austin community to learn about classes, sources of funding, incubators, and other organizations that support startups.

Global Startup Program

UTEN PortugalThe Global Startup Program provides business development, soft-landing, incubation, and acceleration opportunities to Portuguese technology-based companies. It works with both early-stage startup companies and more mature ventures seeking to enter international markets.