NYC Media Lab helps companies
NYC Media Lab connects technologists in digital media and technology companies with bright minds in New York City's universities in order to drive innovation and talent development. A public-private partnership launched by the New York City Economic Development Corporation, Columbia University and New York University, the Lab hosts events and seeds projects to foster collaboration across a range of disciplines core to the future of media.
NYC Media Lab fosters a community that includes the city’s leading media and telecom companies, startups, venture capitalists, and university faculty and students to create an open innovation ecosystem. Corporate Members sponsor the Lab’s programs and engage in projects with faculty and students.
NYC Media Lab collaborates with faculty and students working at the cutting edge of a range of disciplines, including:
Engage in discussion and debate in cross-company roundtables, interact with demos from university research labs, and spark potential collaborations at monthly events hosted by NYC Media Lab.
Members also participate in the annual Research Summit, NYC Media Lab's premier event held each September, showcasing the best faculty and student projects from across the City’s campuses.