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About Us

Learn more about what the UAB Commercialization Accelerator does.
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What is the UAB Commercialization Accelerator?

The University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) Commercialization Accelerator will provide the facilities, training opportunities, guidance, and funding strategy necessary for students, faculty, and staff to launch and nurture startup companies that will create jobs and enhance regional economic health.

Companies Started from UAB Technologies


Goals for the Accelerator

  1. Increase commercial opportunities at UAB
  2. More effectively and efficiently translate cutting-edge research into high-growth start-ups
  3. Bolster innovation and economic development in the region

How to participate

All UAB students, faculty, and staff are invited to participate in the UAB Commercialization Accelerator. The best way to get involved is to contact our director, Max Polec, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..