Cornell University

As part of the university's commitment to economic development and outreach, CTL hosts a variety of events to create connections between the Cornell campuses, industry members, entrepreneurs, and investors.

Celebration 2013

CCTEC hosted a New Business & Emerging Technology Showcase on Thursday April 10, 2014 in the Statler Hotel Ballroom on Cornell's Ithaca Campus. The showcase featured emerging technologies and new business opportunities from the Ithaca campus, New York State Agricultural Experiment Station in Geneva, and Weill Cornell Medical College in New York City. Researchers and business representatives were on hand to discuss the technologies and companies.

The New Business & Emerging Technology Showcase is part of the annual Entrepreneurship@Cornell Celebration event. Celebration is a milestone annual two-day entrepreneurship conference that brings together more than 1,000 alumni, faculty, students, and staff.


For more information on Celebration, click here.


Click here to learn more about this year’s Cornell Venture Challenge a business plan competition sponsored by Big Red Venture Fund at the Johnson Graduate School of Management.  CCTEC matches the winning prize of a winner who has disclosed their invention to CCTEC prior to the competition.


Please click on the titles below to view selected posters from Celebrations.

New Cornell Startups

  • ZYMtronix, Inc.
    Juan Diego Alanso, Founder-CBO
    Stephane Corgie, Materials Science and Engineering

Agriculture and Plant Varieties


Physical Sciences Emerging Technologies


Life and Medical Sciences Emerging Technologies