Description: Circular City is a commercialization program that offers Urbantech NYC member companies the physical tools to create new products, services, processes, and business models that solve critical urban challenges. Far from being only physical space and equipment, the program will bring support resources from City agencies, research universities, startups, and the private sector in a coordinated effort to facilitate product development.
Role: Envisioned, raised funding, built strategy, and led execution
Creative Process: Demand-Driven Innovation, Public-private partnerships, Proof-of-concept
Objective: Plug into Talent and Research at Universities, Commercialization & Proof-of-Concept for potential solutions to urban challenges
Outcome: Winning proposals get to design, build, test, refine and demonstrate their solutions and reside in one of Urbantech NYC’s network of incubator and co-working spaces