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About VelocityTX

VelocityTX is a nonprofit that was established in 2017 as a subsidiary of the Texas Research & Technology Foundation. VelocityTX helps early-stage bioscience companies launch innovative breakthroughs that can significantly change and save lives at a global level. VelocityTX innovation model—connect, support, fund—is designed to accelerate the path to commercialization for companies focused in medical device, biotech and healthcare IT. Learn more at and about TRTF at

Branding Guidelines and Logos

The VelocityTX logos cannot be altered or incorporated into the design of other logos by any outside organization, company or individual. Any entity or individual who wishes to use the VelocityTX logo on promotional or advertising materials must secure permission from the Marketing & Communications department.

Incubator Program

The Incubator Program is designed to scale early-stage bioscience companies by providing long-term support and includes office and meeting space, access to industry experts, mentors, and more.

CEO Roundtable

The CEO Roundtable is an exclusive membership program that brings together executives from non-competing bioscience and healthcare companies to foster innovation, collaboration, and connections.