Transformation and Innovation Center


The Transformation and Innovation Center (TIC) creates business opportunities and enhance existing collaborations with business, industry, higher education and secondary education. 


The Transformation and Innovation Center will become an integral part of the economic fabric, landscape, and educational life of the East End community through quality partnerships and responsiveness to community, business and industry needs.


The Transformation and Innovation Center will facilitate an organization’s progression by optimizing key performance parameters without major new investments via transformative and innovative approaches and processes.

Corporate, Community, Educational Partnerships

Corporate Partnerships

  • Port of Houston Authority
  • Gulf Winds
  • Constant Contact
  • Small Business Development

Community Partnerships

  • East End Chamber of Commerce
  • Greater East End Management District

Educational Partnerships

  • Texas Southern University
  • University of Houston Community College
  • San Jacinto College
  • HISD