Welcome to AIME
At the Alabama Innovation and Mentoring of Entrepreneurs center (AIME), we help University of Alabama faculty, staff and students make their ideas, inventions and innovations commercially successful for the benefit of the university, the economy and society.
For the university, we assist in three core areas:
We help identify and assess commercial opportunities.
We have a dedicated staff of scientists and engineers to collaborate with inventors.
We work with inventors to develop prototypes and perform industry standard testing.
Business Model Generation
We assist inventors in identification and assessment of business scenarios and creation of business plans.
We help find and obtain funds.
We connect entrepreneurs and investors.