Learn how to move your technology from lab to market.
Changing the methods professors use to teach science and engineering students.
95% of teams believed they found a scalable business model.
Proven to increase innovation, entrepreneurship, and industry collaboration.
[email protected] is a statewide grant-funded program to assist faculty and graduate students from Ohio universities and colleges to validate the market potential of their technologies and launch startup companies.
Through our grant-funded program, Ohio faculty and graduate student teams will:
Learn key business modeling concepts and their relevance to start-up efforts.Read More
Assess their core assumptions by testing hypotheses.Read More
Conduct numerous interviews with customers about market needs.Read More
Learn from executive mentors and certified instructors with relevant industry, scientific and startup experience.Read More
“I cannot say enough good things about the [email protected] program. I was impressed with the breadth and depth of the curriculum. Even coming from an industry background, I can truly say I learned a lot of new ideas and concepts that are driving business decisions in today’s marketplace”.
Associate Professor, Principal Investigator Pseudo-Nim, OARDC Plant Pathology, The Ohio State University
“As a direct outcome of serving as executive mentor for the AEIOU team in the [email protected] program, I determined that I would launch the company AEIOU Scientific as its CEO. I strongly recommend that any business leader considering licensing university technology in Ohio should serve as an executive mentor in [email protected] It is the best way to complete a crash course due diligence process on the technology, the team, and the market”.
President and CEO, AEIOU Scientific