Creating Connections

The Iowa Centers for Enterprise fosters economic development within the state and beyond, connecting you with UI resources and opening doors to innovation, expertise, and entrepreneurship.

Fostering Alliances

The Iowa Centers for Enterprise unites University of Iowa economic development units. Our partner units can connect you with the university’s vast research capabilities and expertise in new product development, business assistance, entrepreneurship, and workforce development:


Roman Terrill, Senior VP (Legal Division)


Roman Terrill, Senior VP (Legal Division)
Integrated DNA Technologies
We hire 30 UI graduates every year, so being on the Research Park is one of many UI relationships that helps us access the technical and scientific talent we require.  Ninety-five percent of the reason we located here is the availability of productive, well-educated employees at a cost.