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The Entrepreneurship and Commercialization Center, (ECC) provides innovative entrepreneurs with assistance in developing their intellectual property based technologies. Our goal is to help researchers and inventors introduce their novel discoveries to the marketplace.

Resources and Services

The ECC works closely with South Texas Technology Management and the University of Texas Office of Technology Transfer to provide comprehensive and integrated technology development services for UTB faculty by using the most effective protection and commercialization strategies to stimulate and capitalize on each University technology.

We offer confidential assistance to individuals and organizations seeking to:

  • Develop technologies
  • Protect intellectual property
  • Launch new products
  • Access start-up funding

If you have an idea for an invention, we can assist you in taking it from idea to product please see our Research, Industry and Collaborations page or contact John Sossi Staff


Contact Information:
Entrepreneurship and Commercialization Center
Resaca Village
1601 Price Rd. Ste. E
Brownsville, Texas 78520

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.​​

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