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Get Your Ticket to Startup Connection – use the promo code “Take10” for a 10% until 11/1!

October 17, 2016

Startup Connection, the St. Louis region’s largest event focused on innovation and entrepreneurship, will be held on Wednesday, November 16th. The event will return to Washington University’s Knight Center from 4:30pm – 9:00pm. The expected audience of 1,300+ includes top early-stage startups and a dynamic mix of the innovation and business c

CET and BioSTL Launch Entrepreneurially Thinking Podcast

August 21, 2016

Not to be missed! Tonight Center for Emerging Technologies (CET) launches the new "Entrepreneurially Thinking" podcast at the Vision Symposium co-hosted by the amazing Dr. Cheryl W

Missouri Tax Credits Available

August 3, 2016

Center for Emerging Technologies (CET) has received $67,000 in 2016 Small Business Incubator tax credits. Donations made by December 31, 2016 to support capital improvements to and maintenance of CET labs, equipment and facilities are eligible to receive tax credits in the am

SQ1 Boot Camp Applications Now Open

July 6, 2016

CET(1of1)-4Applications for SQ1 Boot Camp are now open.  If you think you have a great idea in technology, bioscience and consumer/manufactured product, click <

SBIR/STTR Road Tour Registration Now Open!

June 14, 2016

Registration for the St. Louis SBIR/STTR Road Tour event on August 18, 2016 is now open! "It is incredibly important to make this type of programming accessible to companies and researchers throughout Missouri and the Greater St. Louis Region," explained C

Creating An Inclusive Ecosystem

June 10, 2016

The latest print issue of EQ Magazine features thoughts from the "innovation class" on inclusion - what St. Louis is doing right now and how the city can improve as we move forward. CET's Christy Maxfield is featured, as is LEARN MORE

CET, BioSTL Live Interviews from Finding Good Ideas Workshop

May 26, 2016

Jade Harrell of RareGemLive (a SQ1 Boot Camp Graduate) conducted pre-event interviews with Christy Maxfield, Cheryl Watkins-Moore and Ben Johnson. BioSTL with s

Ideation Workshop SOLD OUT

May 23, 2016

BioSTL and CET have collaborated to develop a variety of programs as part of BioSTL's Inclusion Initiative. Listen to Dr. Cheryl Watkins-Moore and Christy Maxfield talk about their approach to increasing participation among women and underrepresented minorities in the entrepreneurship comm

How SQ1 Boot Camp Helped Start Right Foods Thrive

April 26, 2016

Start Right Foods is lead by not one but two Square One (SQ1) Boot Camp graduates - Kyle Rood (2014) and Clint Matthews (2015). Today, the Start Right brand is in available in retail stores and direct to customers from their website. LEARN MORE

SQ1 Ignite Launches Second Cohort

April 26, 2016

On April 26, the second SQ1 Ignite cohort will start its four-week class. SQ1 Ignite targets new and early-stage entrepreneurs who want to quick start their business model validation process. Applications for the intensive ten-week SQ1 Boot Camp open on July 1, 2016. Learn More