Wilmington's premier startup incubator space, accelerator, and champion.
The University of North Carolina Wilmington Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship nurtures emerging companies and works to accelerate the entrepreneurial ecosystem in southeastern North Carolina. We are the region’s largest sponsor of events, training, and educational programs for the entrepreneurial community.
The Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship is a vibrant and creative hub where the members of the business community join UNCW faculty and students to pursue their entrepreneurial dreams. Through events, opportunities, research, and education, we are building a large community of entrepreneurs.