Take advantage of CTL’s educational programming

Explore opportunities that will assist you in advancing your research toward commercialization with knowledge, funding, and support.


Training & Education
Diversity & Inclusion
CTL Practicum
Training and Education
Flagship internship program.
Ignite Cornell: Research Lab to Market
A gap funding series that accelerates technology commercialization, venture creation, and growth.
Women Innovators Initiative
Diversity and Inclusion
A Cornell program to engage, empower, and grow women faculty, staff, and graduate students on the path toward technology innovation and entrepreneurial leadership.
Academic Business Development
Training and Education
A WCM course and training program where participants gain hands-on experience in academic technology transfer and business development.
External Funding Opportunities
From federal funding opportunities (SBIR, STTR, Activate) to corporate funding or call for proposals.

Events and Outreach

CTL provides year-round events and programs to educate our stakeholders on technology transfer, licensing, venture processes, and commercialization.

IP Series

Ventures Series

Special Panel Events

Social Science
Innovation Series

Ignite Cornell Lab to Market Events


Cornell Community

Partner Educational Events

Upcoming Events

The Inventor’s Patent Academy

Patents protect inventions so that inventors can focus on their work and be compensated for it. But many people don’t know how to navigate the patenting process, or even where...

Branding for Startups

Rev: Ithaca Startup Works just announced a new in person event. Get tickets here.