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. Apply below for the Spring 2020 cohort.


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