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An innovation ecosystem

UH partners with stakeholders outside of the university to support innovation in Houston. Whether partnerships lead to the best placement for startups, the licensing of UH technologies or opportunities for student researchers to study problems faced by industry, UH is open to exploring partnerships with industry, corporations, non-profits and foundations.

Innovation Partners

UH is committed to supporting Houston's growing Innovation Economy. That means we are dedicated to finding the right location for all startups to have the greatest chance of success. We partner with incubators around the Houston area to commercialize technologies and help startups get launched.


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Partnership opportunities

The innovation ecocsystem at UH feeds off of finding solutions to real-world problems. The University of Houston looks always to provide avenues to open dialogue between our researchers and industry professionals.

Our Research First Look program is showcase for the university's top talent and industry-focused projects. Our student investigators collaborate with industry to access key data and share findings as they tackle some of the most important issues in a variety of different fields.

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