• For Students

    Engage with programming designed to support your innovation and entrepreneurial journey

  • For Faculty

    Learn how you can support innovation across all disciplines

  • For Alumni

    Engage with your alma mater by joining our mentor network or hosting a workshop for our accelerator program

  • For Community Members

    Support University of Denver students as a mentor & guide their careers in innovation

We connect. We collaborate. We engage.

You revolutionize.

Project X-ITE is a cross-disciplinary community at the University of Denver that supports the next generation of entrepreneurial thinkers through collaborative events, experiential programming, and strategic global partnerships.

Ignite an Innovator’s Mindset with Project X-ITE

*This is an adaptation from George Couros’ The Growth Mindset Coach


2018-2019 Academic Year

Student Participation in Programs
Startup Teams
Cups of Coffee Consumed
Community Mentors

About Project X-ITE

At Project X-ITE, we believe the only constant is change, and that change creates opportunity. So, we provide programs for students to harness an innovator’s mindset that will help them to identify opportunity, create value in any environment, and launch innovative solutions. Because when we do, we ignite a community of thinkers with the skills to thrive and adapt in an ever-changing world.

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Our Team

Martin Katz Executive Director of Project X-ITE, Chief Innovation Officer at University of Denver
Nina Sharma Managing Director of Project X-ITE
Kimberly Bender Academic Director of Project X-ITE