tech south incubator

why choose us

affordable lab & office facilities

40K ft2 of wet lab space, most with either a chemical hood or space for a biosafety hood, plus convenient office space; all space with flexible lease terms including a rolling four month out-clause with notice


workshops & training

Frequent workshops and seminars providing training and discussion of corporate operations, financing, marketing, and other helpful topics to your business

collaboration opportunities

Community of over 40 companies with a broad range of life science, chemistry and engineering capabilities; access to UMBC campus facilities, faculty and students to further R&D and commercialization goals


accessible & shared amenities

24/7 access and on-site security; shared equipment room which contains equipment such as -80ºC freezers, autoclave, dishwasher and ultracentrifuges


advisory services

Entrepreneurs-in-Residence, mentors, staff and advisory boards provide business advice including information on how to access State and Federal funding programs, pitching assistance, and intros to valuable resources, among much more

convenient meeting space

Five+ meeting rooms with capacities for 10 to 125 attendees; on-site cafeteria providing breakfast, lunch and event catering services, which also doubles as a shared co-working space called the tech-south hive

supported industry sector examples


medical devices



renewable energy


interested in joining the tech south incubator?

Join a community of early-stage life science, clean tech, advanced manufacturing and engineering companies that are commercializing technologies that require lab-scale R&D facilities.