CometX Accelerator

CometX, is an eight-week, experiential accelerator program that pulls student entrepreneurs into an environment that incubates ideas and engages prospective customers in preparation for the launch of a new business concept.


Shaz Amin “Shahzil Amin started his first company in high school. He started his second company in college. By his mid-20s, he’d sold his Dallas-based mobile advertising company, Blue Track Media, to Karlani Capital and was named managing partner at the Philadelphia-based venture capital firm. Its portfolio includes investments in startups, such as Plugged, a headphone company Amin co-founded, and fantasy sports company FanDuel.”
Dallas Morning News

All current UTD students of all majors and class are eligible to apply. Applications for the Spring 2020 cohort are now closed. Please check back in Fall 2020.

When: Mondays from 4-6:30 pm in the Blackstone LaunchPad

Applications Due: January 22, 2020

Program Begins: January 27, 2020

Program Ends: March 9, 2020

Pitch Day: March 23, 2020

If you are interested in or have any questions about CometX, please contact:

Dresden Goldberg

Director Programs & Operations