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Texas Tech University

Launching West Texas Startups


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Innovation Hub

The Hub is a place to nurture smart ideas and entrepreneurs to create a social or commercial value resulting in impact. The Hub assists in the formation of technology startup companies critically relevant to today's local and regional economy. Startups create 80%+ of net new jobs, new industries and new solutions.

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Startup Investment


 Entrepreneurs & Innovators Supported



Students, faculty, and community members that walk through our doors to attend any of our over 360 events per year.


Startup Teams and Companies Formed



This metric represents the cumulative NSF I-Corps teams and startup companies formed by the Hub. 

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Mentors Give Back



A community paying it forward, this number represents the cumulative hours supporting our innovation and entrepreneur ecosystem. The cornerstone of our Ideation, Commercialization, and Acceleration programming is the iTTU Mentors.




Distinguished Leadership Speaker Series Ft. Abhijit Bhaduri

How can you thrive in the new world of work and career pathways impacted by AI and other disruptions? Abhijit Bhaduri will share 6 key skills to make you future-ready. RSVP here!


1 Million Cups

Join our community of entrepreneurs! Present your small business by applying, here.



Ready. Set. iLaunch! Aspiring Entrepreneurs Win $20K at iLaunch Competition

Taysha Williams Champions Entrepreneurship Across Texas

Presidents' Innovative Startup Awards $100,000 to Early-Stage Businesses

Texas Tech University, CNS Announce Strategic Partnership

New Faculty Ambassadors Bring Innovation & Entrepreneurship to the Classroom!


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Hub Hustle

hustle (noun)
1a: energetic activity
(From Merriam-Webster Dictionary)

The Hub Hustle Podcast spotlights our dynamic community spurring innovators and entrepreneurs for winning. The buzz behind the Hustle!