Develop Ideas, Win Funding, and Strengthen Skills

The Venture Center is the place where the technology and entrepreneurial communities come together to learn and connect, empowering each other to take the leap into the start up journey. Get the tools you need and cultivate life-changing connections here.

We Serve Entrepreneurs at Every Level

Idea Stage

Launch Stage

Compete for Funding

Growth Stage

Start Here, Collaborate Here, Grow Here


Bring your Idea to an Origin Session.

Pitch Competitions

Compete for funding and foster connections.


Spark growth through mentorships and access to resources.


Join the student collective preparing for entrepreneurship.


Strengthen cybersecurity skills and make connections.


Monthly mentorship meet-up for Arkansas entrepreneurs


Arkansas Tech Startup Showcase, Networking and Community

Schedule an Origin Session

Got an idea and wondering if it has the potential to turn into a viable business? Sign up for an Origin session. We’ll meet with you one on one and help you get started.

Schedule a Session