ABOUT THE NATIONAL CENTER FOR
ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND INNOVATION
The National Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation ("NCEI") is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit corporation registered in theDistrict of Columbia. NCEI's mission is to mobilize resources and capabilities on a national scale toward the goal of ensuring that 21st century entrepreneurial opportunity and innovative potential reach every community across the nation. Through its work, NCEI will catalyze and advance initiatives that will support the study of innovation and entrepreneurship. NCEI will also educate the public about innovation and entrepreneurship by celebrating innovation and entrepreneurship at America's preeminent public space, the National Mall in Washington, D.C. NCEI will also serve as a focal point for programming related to the celebration of American ingenuity during the Sestercentennial (250 years) of the United States that is upcoming in 2026.