The Upstate MIND Medical Device Innovation Challenge is a 6-month program to assist medical device innovators determine if their idea/concept has commercialization merit.
Those accepted into the program will receive 6-months of work space in the Creation Garage, resources, workshops, and mentorship — at no cost.
• Your idea/early prototype that fits the definition of a medical device.
• You have minimal capital investment, less than $100,000 per year.
• You are able to speak or communicate in English.
• You commit to participate in workshops and projects.
Thank you very much for your interest in this opportunity. The MIND Challenge Review Committee will evaluate your application. Additional questions and/or interview may be required. Accepted participants will enter into an agreement regarding requirements for inclusion in the program, occupancy information, metrics evaluation, mentorship and obligations.
All IP that is brought in by the participant is owned by the participant.
The "Upstate MIND PODS"
There are 4 pods each with 3 desks/storage/WiFi/Electric. Pods can be rented in whole or per desk area and are available to rent daily or for a short-term period. Moveable privacy scrims can be printed with company/organization logo.
If interested please e-mail: CNYBAC@upstate.edu