The Tech Venture Workshop is a three half-day immersive program where faculty entrepreneurs and their PhD/postdoc teams learn how to test the commercial potential of their research directly with customers and partners. Participating teams receive grant funding from the National Science Foundation, coaching, workshops on selecting the right market, customer segment, IP, and more.
The Tech Venture Workshop is the first of three programs in the new NYU Tech Venture Program, which offers >$50,000 in grants plus training, mentorship & more to commercialize NYU research. Learn more about the Technology Venture Program here.
The Tech Venture Workshop introduces commercialization methodologies adopted by the NSF, NIH, DOD, DOE, and other federal agencies: business model design and customer development (aka the Lean Startup).