We are the Center for

Technology, Research and Commercialization

C-TRAC provides technology commercialization services to optimize the flow of innovation in the marketplace and generate revenue that supports economic development in the community and future research activities.

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      C-TRAC’s overarching purpose is to serve as a platform that brings together government, education, institutions, and industry, to collaborate on technology innovation/maturation, to create products for the market and to provide skill training in new technologies. Commercialization of government-owned intellectual property will create opportunities for collaboration between industry and researchers that contributes to Southern Colorado’s reputation as a hub for aerospace, defense, and cyber security technology, as well as provide regional employment opportunities.

       We are a Colorado nonprofit corporation, formed as an organization described in section 501(c)(3) for charitable, scientific, and educational purposes.

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Design Thinking


CyberWorx is a program founded by the US Air Force to accelerate the Air Force’s operational advantage in cyberspace through unique warfighter and industry collaborations and design projects. CyberWorx aims to utilize design thinking as a means to bring industry partners, cadets, USAFA, and academia into a collaborative partnership where real Air Force cyber-related problems can be explored and viable, research-based, innovative solutions with commercial potential can result.

Discover Tech Transfer


Tech2Market events, hosted by C-TRAC, are dynamic opportunities for government and industry to meet. Deep Dives, Innovation Discovery Events, and Technology Showcases offer platforms for Air Force scientists and engineers to present their innovative technologies to interested investors and industry members for the purpose of potential licenses and commercialization.

Innovate and Connect

Technology Marketplace

The Technology Marketplace is where technology, entrepreneurs, and investors are connected to expand the art of possible for growing businesses. This is done through leveraging existing research and technology to create products and services to start a business, or enhance and expand an existing one. The Technology Marketplace is where the heart of Tech Transfer takes place. Click to see what new and exciting technologies are now available!






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