The Praxis Center for Venture Development helps Cornell engineering, digital and physical science startup companies grow from interesting ideas to self sufficient enterprises. The Center focuses on accelerating the development of client companies’ technologies or products, validating client companies’ value propositions and strengthening client companies’ management teams.
The Center facilitates the maturation of client companies to achieve a sustainable level of economic activity, generate significant outside investments and independent operation.
Definition of praxis (prăkˈsĭs): n. Practical application or exercise of a branch of learning.
Entrepreneurs find home as Activate Fellows at Praxis Center
October 30, 2022
Two Cornell graduates, CEOs of Praxis clients REEgen and Soctera, benefit from the vibrant innovation ecosystem at Cornell and Activate’s…
Exotanium Raises $12 Million in Series A Round Funding
November 8, 2022
Helps Enterprises Manage and Optimize Cloud Services More Effectively Investors continue to recognize the value Exotanium's technology brings in solving a…
Twelve faculty members elected AAAS fellows
January 31, 2023
Twelve Cornell and Weill Cornell Medicine faculty members – six of whom are also Cornell alumni – have been elected fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, the world’s largest general scientific society.