Business Development

Incubation for New Small Businesses

The CAT supports part of the operations of the Kevin M. McGovern Family Center for Venture Development in the Life Sciences, the state-of-the-art business incubator at the heart of Cornell's Ithaca campus. Contact us if you would like assistance with evaluating your technology idea, have not yet incorporated or are an early stage company, or would like to investigate pre-seed stage funding opportunities:

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  • Add value to Cornell Life Science Startup Companies
  • ROI to the University and Faculty/Staff Inventors from Commercial Development of Startups
  • NYS Regional Economic Development