Our Partners

The UNLV Office of Economic Development works with public and private partners to address real-world needs and bring life-changing products and services to market utilizing university resources and talent.

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Altair Engineering logo
Altair Engineering is a product design and development, engineering software, and cloud computing software company.
Beasley Media Group logo
Founded in 1961, Beasley Media Group currently owns and operates 63 radio stations in 15 markets and has expanded its offerings to multimedia, digital, and social platforms.
Cryolife logo
CryoLife is one of the world’s leading contemporary medical device companies specializing in cardiovascular technology and surgical training.
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The Fraunhofer Institute for Transportation and Infrastructure Systems IVI operates in a wide array of transport-related research and development topics.
Jacobs Technology logo
Jacobs Technology is one of the largest and most diverse providers of technical, professional, and construction services in America.
Kerafast logo
Kerafast is a reagent company that makes unique laboratory-made research tools easily accessible to the global scientific community through their online platform.
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Konami Gaming Inc. is an industry leader in the development of slot machines and gaming enterprise management systems for the global gaming market.
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The Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance is Southern Nevada’s economic development authority overseeing.
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Lockheed Martin has built more interplanetary spacecraft than all other U.S. companies combined, facilitating the first-ever comet sample return and the first 3D-printed parts in deep space.
METAWATER logo
The Japanese-owned METAWATER designs and constructs machines and electric equipment for domestic and international water and sewage treatment plants.
N-B-D nanotechnologies logo
NBD Nanotechnologies deals with chemical coatings and additives to make surfaces such as plastics, metals, and glass more repellant of water, mud, oil, dirt, and ice.
Rapid Dose Therapeutics logo
Rapid Dose Therapeutics is a Canadian biotechnology that offers innovative drug delivery technologies to improve patient outcomes.
Sempra Renewables logo
Sempra Renewables is a renewable energy and natural gas company that generates power for more than 750,000 U.S. homes and businesses.
Shark Trap logo
The Shark Trap System is a table-game security platform that utilizes “super shufflers,” automatic casino shuffling machines with sophisticated capabilities.
Teledyne Brown Engineering logo
Teledyne Brown Engineering is a leader in providing innovative systems, integration, operations and advanced manufacturing solutions for defense, maritime, energy and space environments.
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TerraPower was founded when Bill Gates and a group of like-minded visionaries decided that the private sector needed to take action in developing advanced nuclear answers for pressing global energy needs.
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Tesla’s mission is to accelerate the world’s transition to sustainable energy through all-electric vehicles and clean energy generation and storage systems.
Tetra Tech logo
Tetra Tech’s innovative, sustainable solutions help our clients address their water, environment, infrastructure, resource management, energy, and international development challenges.
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WaterStart organizes statewide public- and private-sector partners to establish test sites for new water technologies and innovations to make Nevada a global water innovation hub.

Our Companies

Able Therapeutics logo
Able Therapeutics is a biotechnology startup that seeks to commercialize the discoveries of UNLV biochemistry professor Ernesto Abel-Santos.
Vegas-based Konami Gaming Inc. licensed Domino Dragon, LLC, a Chinese domino video wagering game developed by UNLV hospitality management student Hien Nguyen.
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FRP Innovations was formed by UNLV grads to commercialize their product Pyrohalt, a non-toxic and high-performing flame retardant that can be applied to any textile or fabric and will not release harmful toxins when ignited.
Heligenics logo
Heligenics LLC was formed to commercialize several biotechnologies created in the lab of Martin Schiller, executive director of UNLV’s Nevada Institute of Personalized Medicine and bioinformatics researcher.
MealCheck Technologies logo
MealCheck is wearable health technology developed by UNLV researchers that tracks the nutritional content of the food users eat.
MoveoMedics specializes in the design and sale of diagnostic software and wearable medical devices developed by UNLV faculty researchers.
Rebel Roadway Systems logo
Rebel Roadways Systems is a Las Vegas-based startup that is launching the Dynamic Rumble Strips system, comprised of mechanical rumble strips that can respond to changing conditions on the road.