Join the Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship and the Office of Research and Innovation for the first open house event at our newest space in the Richardson Innovation Quarter. During the event, guests will have the opportunity to tour the facility and learn about the university's unique partnership with the City of Richardson.


  • Interactive demos from resident centers
  • Keynote speaker
  • High-tech prize giveaways
  • Signature Comet cocktail
  • and so much more


4:00 – Check-in / Welcome

4:15 – Keynote Speaker - TBA

5:00 – Resident Research Center Tours / Party

About UTD @ the IQ

The City of Richardson and The University of Texas at Dallas have teamed up on a powerful, economic development initiative by partnering on a new Headquarters for the Richardson Innovation Quarter (the IQ HQ).

Within the IQ HQ is an innovative space, UTD @ the Richardson IQ®, that will foster corporate innovator and university collaborations, support Richardson and the region’s startup and entrepreneur community, and advance UT Dallas research.

An extension of campus where:

  • industry can engage top university researchers and students,
  • entrepreneurs can launch and grow their startups, and the
  • the public can experience academic and skill-building education from one of the state’s and nation’s top-ranked universities

1302 E. Collins Blvd, Richardson, TX 75081

Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Office of Research and Innovation
Anricka Ziller

UTD strives to create inclusive and accessible events in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). If you require an accommodation to fully participate in this event, please contact the event coordinator (listed above) at least 10 business days prior to the event. If you have any additional questions, please email and the AccessAbility Resource Center at

  • Christopher Tyler Short
  • Mounika Arekapudi
  • Kelly Holden

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