The Medical Center of the Americas Foundation is helping create a thriving biomedical industry in the Paso del Norte region. To this end, the MCA offers several initiatives—from incubation to acceleration—to help entrepreneurs and startups blaze a path to success.

The MCA’s incubation and acceleration programs help entrepreneurs take their product or service to the next level. This includes guidance from industry veterans with broad knowledge of the biomedical sector, access to world-class laboratory facilities, and opportunities for seed funding.

MCA Innovation Center

The MCA Innovation Center, located on the third floor of the Cardwell Collaborative building, is a facility and program designed to provide early-stage technology entrepreneurs with the resources needed to launch successful startups.

With world-class laboratory facilities, offices and conference rooms, the Cardwell Collaborative is the ideal place for new companies to start and grow in El Paso. The MCA Innovation Center provides programming to help companies develop their technology, refine business plans and investor pitches, expand professional networks, and pursue grant and investment opportunities.

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Innovator Center Program

The Innovation Center Program serves innovators, entrepreneurs, and startups from the ideation stage of development through business launch and growth. The program focus is on developing entrepreneurial skills and company systems and culture that allow you to accelerate the success of your startup.

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