Innovation

 

From classrooms to labs to startup spaces, Columbians are taking their deep understanding of the world around them and creating the world of tomorrow.

Innovation News at Columbia

Will Our Current mRNA Vaccines Overcome Omicron?

Engineering professors, including one who is devising a new at-home COVID-19 test, discuss why more diagnostic and genomic testing is needed.

Columbia Launches a Carbontech Initiative to Bring Climate Solutions to Market

Program will help researchers and entrepreneurs develop and scale carbon-cutting technologies.

Columbia Launches Startup Fellows Program to Extend Research Assets to Entrepreneurs

The program will allow early-stage startups to conduct product-oriented research and development in available campus labs.

Eight Inspiring Startups Based on ‘Green’ Tech Out of Columbia

Technical support and a strong interdisciplinary ethos have contributed to a thriving entrepreneurial culture on campus.

Innovation Is Happening Across Columbia University

A lab at Columbia's Engineering School
Engineering Entrepreneurship at Columbia's Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Science
Entrepreneurship at the Engineering School

promotes innovation and entrepreneurship among faculty, researchers, and students at the Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Science. 

The Columbia Startup Lab
The Columbia Startup Lab
Entrepreneurship, Innovation, and Design

is a central location for information about the entrepreneurship ecosystem across the university and is home to the Columbia Startup Lab.

Irving Institute for Clinical and Translational Research
Irving Institute for Clinical and Translational Research
Irving Institute for Clinical and Translational Research

is one of over 50 medical research institutions across the nation that work together to speed the translation of research discovery into improved patient care.

Columbia Business School’s Eugene M. Lang Entrepreneurship Center
Eugene M. Lang Entrepreneurship Center
The Eugene M. Lang Entrepreneurship Center

powers entrepreneurship, venture capital, and innovation at Columbia Business School and in the global entrepreneurial community.

The Tamer Center for Social Enterprise
The Tamer Center for Social Enterprise at Columbia Business School
The Tamer Center for Social Enterprise

educates leaders to use business knowledge and management tools to address social and environmental challenges, and is based at Columbia Business School.

Columbia Technology Ventures
Columbia Technology Ventures
Technology Ventures

is the tech transfer office for Columbia and a hub for development initiatives and industry collaborations, and is home to the Lab-to-Market Accelerator Network. 

Collaboratory at Columbia University
Collaboratory

Enabling faculty to create innovative, interdisciplinary coursework.

Columbia Venture Community
Columbia Venture Community

A network of nearly 5,000 alumni, students, and employees interested in entrepreneurship.

Licensing Columbia Tech
Licensing Columbia Tech

See what Columbia Technologies are available for licensing.