WSU Innovation Ecosystem
Student Innovators, Faculty Innovators, Community Innovators, and Industry Innovators feed into multiple CFE programs that help move ideas to products, help entrepreneurs launch startups and help existing businesses scale, including:
- Shocker New Venture Competition, which has entered 169 teams
- Boot Camp
- Mentoring Partners — with 26 participating mentors
- E-Launch programs, which have accommodated 126 teams
- Launch Prep, which has mentored 28 founders
Overall, The CFE has launched or scaled 44 startups since 2016.
The CFE has aided in more than $10 million in funding for startups since 2016
Motto: "When one entrepreneur succeeds, it inspires other to try. When many succeed, it inspires a community to grow."
Logos: Wichita State University and the Center for Entrepreneurship