GIST Innovates

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The goal of GIST Innovates is to provide innovators with the training, mentoring, and resources they need to bring their ideas out of the university lab and into the market.

This program is ideal for startup founders, graduate students, faculty, or researchers in science and technology.

We’re looking for 3-person teams that have technology affiliated with a government agency, university, research lab, incubator, accelerator, or industry.

Program Highlights

  • Experience hands-on learning through virtual training at
  • Spend a significant amount of time engaging with industry experts, talking to potential customers, and testing hypotheses.
  • Share experiences with other entrepreneurial teams engaged in similar work.

GIST Innovates Current Programs

GIST Innovates Ukraine (2020)

GIST Innovates Ukraine has been underway since mid-2020. The cohort of innovators has gone through extensive virtual training with GIST experts. 

A new cohort will be recruited in 2021 – check back for further details.

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