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.
The Praxis Center for Venture Development – Grand Opening
September 17, 2018
Ithaca – On March 21, 2019 at 5:00 pm, Cornell University will host a grand opening and ribbon cutting for…
New Applications Are Welcome
September 21, 2018
The Praxis Center for Venture Development welcomes new applications. We are in the final stages of preparing for our grand…
Smile, wave: Some exoplanets may be able to see us, too
October 21, 2020
Some exoplanets – planets from beyond our own solar system – have a direct line of sight to observe Earth’s biological qualities from far, far away, according to research led by Lisa Kaltenegger, director of the Carl Sagan Institute.