An Entrepreneurial New Year

January 10, 2017

This is the year. The year when you are going to make you side hustle your main gig. The year you start working for yourself. The year your great idea becomes the next big thing. Excellent! Make that vision board, write down your goals and 1. Ask yourself, what problem am I trying to solve? I know, you’ve created the best solution ever. I

St. Louis American Features SQ1

January 6, 2017

At CET, we are in the business of entrepreneur development - helping individuals and teams at the early stage of venture ideation, validation and formation. Hands-on instruction, group and one-on-one mentoring, networking and facilities are among the many programs and services we provide. The Square One (SQ1) Boot Camp - our flagship entrepreneur t

Deadline Extended to April 25 – SQ1 Ignite Accepting Applications

January 4, 2017

CET is now accepting applications for the SQ1 Ignite program. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis for the two, 4-week sessions. Participants focus on the business model validation process using the business model canvas.  Click here to learn more and access the application.

Entrepreneurially Thinking – Season 2 Begins!

December 8, 2016

Brandon Walker, Devon Moody Graham and Gulcan Yayla join Christy Maxfield and Cheryl Watkins-Moore to kick-off Season 2 of Entrepreneurially Thinking. This experiment started in summer July 2016 with an idea - can we use a p

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