Innovation Resources

Innovation Resources

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Accelerator Studio - NMotion

NMotion is Nebraska’s premier startup accelerator. We help founders launch new companies and accelerate the growth of existing companies through connections to mentors, customers, and investors in a compressed time schedule.

Managing Director

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151 North 8th Street
Suite 518
Lincoln, NE 68508

Attic - Center for Management of Information Technology (CMIT) - University of Nebraska Omaha

The Attic employs undergraduate and graduate students who are interested in web and mobile software development, to create technology solutions for university and community partners.

Deepak Khazanchi

Phone: (402) 554-4150
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1110 South 67th Street, PKI 172
Omaha, NE 68182

Aurora Technology Center (ATC)

The Aurora Technology Center (ATC) is a dynamic environment for technology-dependent companies in the start-up and growth phase of development.

Jeremy Heeg

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616 13th Street, Suite 101
Aurora, NE 68818

Bio Nebraska

Bio Nebraska is a non-profit, membership-based trade association with a diversified membership including entities from all segments of the bio-ecosystem.

Bio Nebraska

Phone: (402) 709-5536
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PO Box 24802
Omaha, NE 68124

Biological Process Development Facility (BPDF) - University of Nebraska Lincoln

The Biological Process Development Facility (BPDF) at the University of Nebraska offers biopharmaceutical process development and biomanufacturing services that transition discoveries into early phase clinical trials.

Biological Process Development Facility

Phone: (402) 472-1983
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304 Othmer Hall
Lincoln, NE 68588

Biotech Connector

With over 7,700 sq. ft. of well-equipped wet-lab space, we provide incubation and accelerator services to bioscience startups and high-growth biotech and research-based businesses.

Matt Foley

Phone: (402) 480-5837
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1901 North 21st Street
Lincoln, NE 68508

Blacks in Technology - Omaha

The Omaha Chapter of Blacks In Technology, a global 501(c)(3) organization, represents all of Nebraska within the world’s largest community of Black tech professionals. We provide training, education, networking, & mentorship to the community.

Blacks in Technology

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Omaha, NE 68182

Burlington Capital Ag-Venture

Ag-tech fund for the Midwest, by the Midwest. Working directly with producers to identify problems in the agriculture value chain and collaborate in developing innovative solutions.

Burlington Capital Ag-Venture

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Omaha, NE 68102

Center for Entrepreneurship - University of Nebraska Lincoln

The Center for Entrepreneurship is built on the people who teach and learn here. Our vision for integrated learning involves students, faculty, alumni and community constituents working together to foster dynamic interactions that help students grow and future businesses succeed.

Center for Entrepreneurship

Phone: (402) 472-3353
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730 North 14th Street
PO Box 880405
Lincoln, NE 68588

Center for Innovation, Entrepreneurship & Franchising (CIEF) - University of Nebraska Omaha

The UNO Center for Innovation, Entrepreneurship & Franchising serves as a bridge between the entrepreneurs of tomorrow and the diverse entrepreneurial community in the Omaha, Nebraska area.

Center Representative

Phone: (402) 554-2706
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6708 Pine Street
Mammel Hall, Suite 303
Omaha, NE 68182

Code Black

Code Black is a training and mentoring organization preparing the global majority for technology.

David Pollock

Phone: (402) 515-8865
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12120 Shamrock Plz Ste 200
Omaha, Ne 68154

CoFound Grand Island

CoFound Grand Island is a startup collaborative focused on providing a space to foster shared working experience between founders who are actively working on high-scale potential projects.

Jonathan Rhoades

Phone: (402) 226-1133
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214 North Locust #1
Grand Island, NE 68801

Dawson Area Development

Dawson Area Development has a current focus of addressing workforce development issues through awareness, career and college readiness, training and facilitating connections between employers, schools and applicants. DAD has recently opened The Central Nebraska Training, Innovation and Entrepreneurship (TIE) Center which houses a collaborative co-working space, training/meeting area and a makerspace that doubles as a mobile STEM lab for seven local school districts.

Andrea McClintic

Phone: (308) 217-0004
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1501 Plum Creek Parkway
Suite 5
Lexington, NE 68850

Design Studio - Jeffrey S. Raikes School of Computer Science and Management - University of Nebraska Lincoln

Design Studio serves as a connection point between academia and industry, creating a unique opportunity for our partners to engage some of the brightest minds on campus and leverage the value of a Big 10 research institution. Each year Design Studio engages industry partners who provide complex problems for which our student teams develop software solutions using industry best practices in software engineering and business development.

Mark Antonson

Phone: (402) 472-7465
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KAUF 123
Lincoln, NE 68588

Engler Agribusiness Entrepreneurship Program - University of Nebraska Lincoln

The Engler Agribusiness Entrepreneurship Program’s mission is to embolden our people on the courageous pursuit of their purpose through the art and practice of entrepreneurship. The Engler Program exists to serve those who dare to forge their own paths, to go beyond the safety of the harbor, and to embrace the roller-coaster experience called entrepreneurship.

Tom Field

Phone: (402) 472-5643
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UNL East Campus
201AF Dinsdale Learning Commons
Lincoln, NE 68583

Food Innovation Center - Nebraska Innovation Campus

The NIC Food Innovation Center is a 178,000 square-foot complex serving private/public partnerships. The center provides world-class facilities for the University of Nebraska–Lincoln Food Science and Technology Department and private companies in leased space. It features wet/dry lab research space, food grade/non-food grade pilot plant space, a state-of-the-art distance education classroom and office space.

Dan Duncan

Phone: (402) 472-5535
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2021 Transformation Drive
Lincoln, NE 68508

gBETA Lincoln - NMotion

gBETA is a program of nationally ranked startup accelerator gener8tor. gBETA is a free, seven-week accelerator for early-stage companies with local roots. Each program is capped at five teams, and requires no fees and no equity.

Scott Henderson

Phone: (402) 937-0026
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151 North 8th Street
Lincoln, NE 68508

Greater Omaha Chamber

Chambers of commerce act as catalysts for growth and prosperity for their communities. They provide critical networking opportunities for businesses at all stages.

Chamber Director

Phone: (402) 346-5000
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808 Conagra Drive
Suite 400
Omaha, NE 68102

Holland Computing Center - University of Nebraska Lincoln

Computing, consulting, training, and data services at UNL and UNO.

Holland Computing Center

Phone: (402) 472-5012
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118 Schorr Center
Lincoln, NE 68588

Industrial Agricultural Products Center - Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources - University of Nebraska Lincoln

The Center’s mission is to improve the agricultural economy by developing new uses for biological materials: agricultural crops and residues, forestry residues, industrial residues, and food waste.

Loren Isom

Phone: (402) 472-1634
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3605 Fair Street
208 L.W. Chase Hall
Lincoln, NE 68583

Insurtech on the Silicon Prairie

A conference bringing national experts, companies and regulators to Nebraska with a focus on the rapidly changing insurance landscape and technology.

Insurtech on the Silicon Prairie Information

Phone: (402) 471-2201
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1135 M Street #300
Lincoln, NE 68508

Invest Nebraska

Invest Nebraska provides operational assistance and seed capital, develops entrepreneurial/innovation ecosystems, and collaborates with public and private partners across the state to create jobs and ensure prosperity.

Nichole MacDonald

Phone: (402) 742-7860
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801 R Street
Suite 1
Lincoln, NE 68508

Lincoln Partnership for Economic Development

The Lincoln Partnership for Economic Development (LPED) is a public-private collaboration charged with fulfilling Lincoln’s Economic Development goals. Job growth and business expansion are critical components of a vibrant and thriving community. The Lincoln Partnership is committed to supporting Lincoln’s continued success as a place of business expansion, growing talent and endless opportunities. Our primary areas of focus are Business Development, Business Retention & Expansion, Entrepreneurship & Innovation and Talent Strategy in Lincoln.

Christina Oldfather

Phone: (402) 436-2374
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1128 Lincoln Mall
Suite 100
Lincoln, NE 68508

Maverick Venture Fund - University of Nebraska Omaha

The Maverick Venture Fund is an early stage venture fund at the University of Nebraska at Omaha. The fund is managed by UNO students under the supervision of the Center for Innovation, Entrepreneurship & Franchising and Tom Chapman.

Levi Cermak

Phone: (402) 554-3605
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6708 Pine Street
Omaha, NE 68182

Microbusiness and Asset Development Program - Catholic Charities of Omaha

Catholic Charities provides technical assistance, business training and seminars, networking opportunities, and financing through micro lending.

Russell Rieck

Phone: (402) 939-4637
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5211 South 31st Street
Omaha, NE 68107

Nano-Engineering Research Core Facility (NERCF) - College of Engineering - University of Nebraska Lincoln

The goal of NERCF is to provide a centralized, shared-user core facility that houses the state-of-the-science research instrumentation necessary to position UNL researchers at the forefront of global research efforts focused on advanced manufacturing of materials, nanostructures and nanodevices.

Nanoscience Research Center

Phone: (402) 472-1668
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855 North 16th Street
Lincoln, NE 68588

Nebraska Angels

Founded in 2006 to support local economic development and build the entrepreneurial community. Our member-led network of accredited investors are passionate about startups and helping entrepreneurs scale with necessary capital.

Nebraska Angels

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PO Box 81431
Lincoln, NE 68501

Nebraska Business Development Center (NBDC) - Statewide

The Nebraska Business Development Center (NBDC) is a department of the College of Business Administration at the University of Nebraska at Omaha with offices in Omaha, Lincoln, Wayne, Norfolk, Grand Island, Kearney, North Platte, McCook, Scottsbluff and Chadron. Our partners throughout the State include the University of Nebraska at Lincoln, the University of Nebraska at Kearney, Wayne State College and Chadron State College.

NBDC Information

Phone: (402) 554-6263
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University of Nebraska Omaha
6708 Pine Street, College of Business Administration, Mammel Hall 200
Omaha, NE 68182

Nebraska Enterprise Fund (NEF)

Nebraska Enterprise Fund provides training and mentoring, direct micro lending, and loan guarantees.

NEF Information

Phone: (402) 685-5500
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330 North Oakland Avenue
Oakland, NE 68045

Nebraska Innovation Campus - University of Nebraska Lincoln

Nebraska Innovation Campus (NIC) is connecting the talents of experts, companies and the university to create a unique culture of innovation.

Program Representative

Phone: (402) 472-5535
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2021 Transformation Drive
Lincoln, NE 68508

Nebraska Innovation Fund Prototype Grants - Nebraska Department of Economic Development

The Nebraska Innovation Fund (NIF) Prototype Grant is a matching grant that provides financial assistance for product development to businesses operating in Nebraska.

This program is very competitive. Applicants are encouraged to contact the Department of Economic Development (DED) for help understanding the program’s requirements and expectations. DED may guide you to resources for making your grant more competitive.

Ben Kuspa

Phone: (402) 471-3794
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301 Centennial Mall South
4th Floor
Lincoln, NE 68509

Nebraska Small Business Innovation Research / Small Business Tech Transfer (SBIR/STTR) Grant Program - Nebraska Department of Economic Development

The Nebraska Small Business Innovation Research / Small Business Technology Transfer Initiative (SBIR/STTR) is a matching grant that provides financial assistance to Nebraska businesses that have received a Federal SBIR or STTR grant.

Nisha Avey

Phone: (402) 471-1466
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301 Centennial Mall South
4th Floor
Lincoln, NE 68508

Nebraska Tech Collaborative - Aksarben Foundation

Nebraska Tech Collaborative is an Aksarben Workforce Initiative and a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. With over 100 partners, our mission is to build a world class tech talent ecosystem right here in Nebraska.

Nebraska Tech Collaborative

Phone: (402) 554-9600
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7101 Mercy Road #320
Omaha, NE 68106

NUtech Ventures

NUtech’s mission is to facilitate the commercialization and practical use of innovations generated through the research activities at the University of Nebraska – Lincoln and the University of Nebraska – Kearney.

Brad Roth

Phone: (402) 472-1783
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2021 Transformation Drive
Suite 2220
Lincoln, NE 68508

Office of Research & Economic Development - University of Nebraska Lincoln

At the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, research and innovation drive discoveries, scholarship and creative activity that expand basic knowledge and solve real-world problems. Our growing research enterprise helps fuel economic development for Nebraska and addresses major challenges facing our state, our nation and the world.

UNL Research

Phone: (402) 472-3123
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301 Canfield
PO Box 880433
Lincoln, NE 68588

REACH - Greater Omaha Chamber

REACH is a capacity building program for entrepreneurs in the construction industry that provides technical assistance, mentoring and access to capital.

Winsley Durand

Phone: (402) 233-7144
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808 Conagra Drive
Suite 400
Omaha, NE 68102

Scott Technology Center

Founded in Omaha in 2002, Scott Technology Center provides space in which businesses can operate and collaborate, develop tech startups, and provide workforce development – in conjunction with the University of Nebraska-Omaha Scott Campus.

Ken Moreano

Phone: (402) 502-6000
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6825 Pine Street
Omaha, NE 68106

SHARPhub

SHARPhub provides the infrastructure helping researchers develop game-changing technologies to help improve lives around the globe.

Marisol Rodriguez

Phone: (734) 212-2335
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Omaha, NE 68182

Silicon Prairie Center

The Silicon Prairie Center is dedicated to empowering entrepreneurs to do more with less to minimize founder’s dilution. The unique collaborative entrepreneur live and work community offers combined residence and office packages.

Kirk Zeller

Phone: (308) 709-8994
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121 West Seneca Street
Ravenna, NE 68869

The Combine

The Combine is a statewide initiative supporting high growth entrepreneurs in food and agriculture. The program consists of commercialization support through mentorship and a capital readiness program, networking events, a network of partnering producers across the state, as well as incubation space on Nebraska Innovation Campus.

Matt Foley

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2125 Transformation Drive
Suite 1000
Lincoln, NE 68508

The Startup Collaborative

The Startup Collaborative is an on-demand accelerator that radically improves the odds of success for entrepreneurs and intrapreneurs who aim to build a high-growth, software-centric companies in the Midwest.

Erica Wassinger

Phone: (402) 346-5000
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The Chamber Building
808 Conagra Drive
Omaha, NE 68102

UNeTech

UNeTech is a translational research institute and startup incubator for the University of Nebraska Medical Center and University of Nebraska Omaha.

Joe Runge

Phone: (402) 559-1181
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3929 Harney Street
Omaha, NE 68105

University Technology Development Corporation (UTDC)

The University Technology Development Corporation (UTDC) is an umbrella corporation for the University of Nebraska that supports technology transfer, public private partnerships and specialized research.

Cathy Lang

Phone: (402) 554-2521
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Omaha, NE 68182

Weibling Entrepreneurship Clinic - University of Nebraska Lincoln

The E-Clinic at Nebraska Law provides free legal services to Nebraska startups. Law students in the E-Clinic are supervised by Professor Brett Stohs and handle a variety of early-stage legal matters, including entity formation, contract drafting, and IP protection.

Brett Stohs

Phone: (402) 472-3271
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1875 North 42nd Street
Lincoln, NE 68503

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