ITE houses a variety of startup companies requiring advanced computing and/or state-of-the-art wet and dry-lab space. These tenant companies benefit from ITE’s association with university faculty and in-house business development, mentoring, and R&D planning services. ITE supports the facility’s startup companies and external clients by helping them identify market and application targets and suggesting R&D programs to achieve those targets.

ITE Site Specifications

  • 2.4 miles from UM-St. Louis campus, I-70 frontage, near Lambert International Airport
  • 256 free parking spaces (6 spaces/1,000 sf)
  • 53,200 gross square feet
  • 20,000 square feet of lab and office facilities
  • Wet laboratories (490 sq ft – 3,700 sq ft)
  • Professional common areas
  • Boardroom, training rooms, cafe, event space
  • Offices from 150 to 750 square feet
  • Student intern program
  • 1,500 sf for the HPC Center (data center and office)
  • 500kW Backup generator
  • Fiber optic internet connectivity

Tenants have access to a steady supply of undergraduate and graduate students as interns and potential employees once they have graduated.

The HPC Center supports the startups, faculty research and collaborative work with technology-based companies engaged in translational research in the St. Louis area.

For more information on the facility and resources, see our Informational Packet.