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Scale For ClimateTech
Why Scale For ClimateTech?
Each company receives access to dedicated mentors, entry into the New York State hardware ecosystem, Manufacturing Readiness Level (MRL) assessments from industry experts, a deeper understanding of GHG metrics and impact in your target market, customized roadmap development, and introductions to strategic partnerships, investors, and founder-friendly contract manufacturers to commercialize technology in New York State and beyond.
Support from Prototype to Mass Production
Refine Your Design
Improve Your Manufacturing Plan
Find the Right Partners
Deliver to Happy Customers
Scale Up Production
Prior to cohort kick-off, applicants will attend virtual instructional workshops that give them a preview of the program before they commit to participating.
During the program, participating innovators will:
Develop a roadmap for creating manufacturing capabilities, based on the Manufacturing Readiness Levels (MRL) standard.
Attend educational sessions to help strengthen all aspects of business.
Work with dedicated mentors to review plans and design files, identify potential risks to manufacturing, and get advice on next steps.
Check in with an Accountability Board to ensure you’re on the right track.
Connect with potential strategic partners and investors to make commercializing your technology a reality.
Develop Greenhouse Gas Emissions (GHG) metrics to understand how your product will contribute to climate action.
Receive support from other entrepreneurs and founders in the cohort to grow your own expertise.
Key Program Dates
July 12, 2021 AT 9:00 a.m. EST
Application period opens
September 13, 2021 at 12:00 PM
Application period closes, cohort selection and notification begins.
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Scale For ClimateTech Team
Board of Advisors (Upstate)
Board of Advisors (Downstate)
Frequently Asked Questions
We match all program participants with a dedicated mentor who can expertly address each company’s specific needs.
Contact us if you’d like to get involved.