Oakland University/Rochester Hills Smartzone is a multi-functional incubator that advances the economic strength of the region by transitioning industry and university innovations into commercial successes. It fosters a healthy environment for the growth of new start-up companies as we well as provides support for existing entities through its facility and resources. OU INC leverages the resources of the university and its strategic partners, including Oakland County’s Medical Main Street network to provide entrepreneurial resources and strategic business solutions for accelerating ideas to market. OU INC’s focus is in the, Clean Energy, Medical Device, Information Technology and Advanced Automotive Technology sectors both domestic and international business. The facility has 33,000 sq. ft. of space, including common areas, a high technology training center, lease space for company technology development and tenant office space., along with subject matter experts that serve as mentors and business advisors .
by delivering business-critical resources & bottom line savings
by connecting Michigan's bio-industry one member at a time
by influencing business growth through advocacy
by creating opportunities that develop people & build organizations