Mtech's Mission

    The mission of the Maryland Technology Enterprise Institute (Mtech), a unit of the A. James Clark School of Engineering at the University of Maryland, is to:

    • Educate the next generation of technology entrepreneurs;
    • Create successful technology ventures; and
    • Connect Maryland companies with university resources to help them succeed.

    Mtech has built a comprehensive entrepreneurship and innovation ecosystem at the University of Maryland. Its programs arm top students from around the world with the knowledge of how to successfully launch companies and guide aspiring and existing entrepreneurs through the entire lifecycle of launching and maintaining technology-based ventures.

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    Our TEam

    Anyone interested in the UMD I-Corps program may contact the Program Manager, David Steele, listed below, and we will return your call or respond to email within one day to schedule a follow up.

    UMD I-Corps Program
    4467 Technology Drive
    Technology Advancement Program (TAP) Building
    Suite 1105A
    University of Maryland
    College Park, MD 20742-3371

    tel: (301) 314-8572

    Program Staff

    Daniel Kunitz
    Director, Venture Strategy and Development
    Executive Director, Mid-Atlantic I-Corps Hub

    David Steele
    Program Manager, UMD I-Corps
    Hub Coordinator, Mid-Atlantic I-Corps Hub

    Jainaba Ceesay
    Program Manager & Instructor, UMD I-Corps

    Eric Marshall
    Program Operations Analyst, UMD I-Corps

    Glen Hellman
    Instructor, UMD I-Corps

    Edmund Pendleton
    Instructor, UMD I-Corps
    (703) 350-8522

    Michael Leifman
    Instructor, UMD I-Corps